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Gender: F Meaning of Azalea: "azalea, a flower" Origin of Azalea: English Azalea's Popularity in 2013: #631

Azalea is one of the fresher flower names, along with Zinnia and Lilac, that are new to the name bouquet--in fact she just entered the Social Security list for the first time in 2012, but has quickly become one of the fastest-rising names on the list -- it jumped 269 spots between 2012 and 2013 alone. So if Lily and Rose are too tame for you, consider this brilliant pink springtime blossom with a touch of the exotic that has been growing in popularity.

Azalea is the name of the princess heroine of the novel Entwined, and, with the addition of another vowel, is the name of singer/rapper Azealia Banks.

Most recently, the popular culture influenced has been felt via musical artist Iggy Azalea.

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Famous People Named Azalea

Iggy Azalea, Australian rapper known for her song "Fancy"
Azealia Banks, American rapper, singer, and songwriter

Pop Culture References for the Name Azalea

Azalea, main character in Heather Dixon's "Entwined"
Azalea, heroine in Barbara Cartland's "The Fragrant Flower"
"Azalea", song composed by Duke Ellington

Azaleia, Azalia

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