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Gender: F Meaning of Scarlett: "scarlet, red" Origin of Scarlett: English Scarlett's Popularity in 2015: #22

Scarlett Johansson is doing more for this seductively southern name than Scarlett O'Hara ever did. Sylvester Stallone's third 'S' daughter, following Sophia and Sistine, is Scarlet (one 't', as in the color) and The White Stripes' Jack White and Karen Elson also have a Scarlett. The Mick Jaggers were ahead of the curve when they chose Scarlett for the middle name of their daughter Elizabeth in 1984.

In the Margaret Mitchell novel, Scarlett was the main character's grandmother's maiden name -- she was actually named Katie O'Hara. The name entered the Top 1000 in 1940, a year after the movie of Gone With the Wind was released. Scarlett moved up several places for the fourth year in a row to Number 22.

One of the leading characters on TV's Nashville is named Scarlett O'Connor.

Famous People Named Scarlett

Scarlett Ingrid Johansson, American actress
Scarlett Noel Pomers, American actress
Scarlett Thomas, English novelist
Scarlett Werner, German tennis player
Scarlett Bordeaux, American pro wrestler
Scarlett Hannah Byrne, British actress
Samantha Scarlett Knight, sister of actor Sterling Knight
Scarlett Elizabeth Gardner, one of the four Gardner quadruplets
Scarlett Gomez-Preston, daughter of actress Reagan Gomez-Preston
Scarlett May Stuber (b. 2015), daughter of model Molly Sims and Scott Stuber
Scarlett Estevez, American child model & actress

Pop Culture References for the name Scarlett

(Katie) Scarlett O'Hara, main character in Margaret Mitchell's "Gone With The Wind"
Scarlett Mary Nicholls, character on British soap "Emmerdale"
Scarlett Thomas, character in "Someone Like You" by Sarah Dessen
Scarlett O'Connor, character on TV's "Nashville"
Miss Scarlett, character in the board game Clue
Scarlett Northon, main character in "Four Truths and a Lie" by Lauren Barnholdt
Scarlett Adams, character in the Power of Five series by Anthony Horowitz
Scarlett Carlyle, character on Australian TV's "SLiDE"
Scarlett, character in the G.I. Joe series
Scarlett, heroic American mother cat

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