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Gender: Female Origin of Amber: Word name, English Amber's Popularity in 2017: #401

The name Amber is a girl's name . Amber is ranked #401 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Color Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Add The Middle Game".

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Though perhaps not as currently stylish as Ruby, Jade, or Pearl, Amber has a colorful history (remember the notorious Forever Amber heroine?). Unfortunately, it does come with the "Amber Alert" connotation for modern parents (and their children).

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Famous People Named Amber

Amber Rose (Levonchuk), American model and actress
Amber Laura Heard, American actress
Amber Rose Tamblyn, American actress
Amber Evangeline Valletta, American supermodel
Amber Riley, American actress and singer
Tiffani-Amber Thiessen, American actress
Amber Portwood, American reality TV personality ("Teen Mom")
Amber O'Neal/Holly, American wrestler (born Kimberly Dawn Davis)
Amber Marie Jaeger, American actress
Amber Josephine Liu, Taiwanese-American singer and rapper from South Korean girl group f(x)\
Amber Gray, American actress
Amber Rudd, British Home Secretary
Amber Mark, American singer-songwriter
Amber Fillerup Clark, blogger
Amber Jean Young, daughter of singer Neil Young
Amber Joy Halsey, daughter of Jaime Moore & Steve Halsey
Amber Dancy, American singer

Pop Culture References for the name Amber

Amber St. Clare, main character in Kathleen Winsor's novel "Forever Amber"
Amber Mariens, character in movie "Clueless"
Amber Brown, title character in book series by Paula Danziger
Amber von Tussle, character in musical/film "Hairspray"
Amber, character in "Rainbow Fairies" series
Amber Millington, character on TV's "House of Anubis"
Amber, character on TV's "Hannah Montana"
Amber Dean, character on British TV's "Some Girls"
Amber Volakis, character on TV's "House"
The Chronicles of Amber, a fantasy novel series by Roger Zelazny
Amber House Trilogy, series by Kelly Moore, Tucker Reed and Larkin Reed
Amber (The One-Legged Hypoglycemic), Amy Poehler character on TV's "Saturday Night Live"
Amber, character in anime "Darker than Black"
Amber Simpson, character on TV's "The Simpsons"
Amber, character on TV's "The Tribe"
AMBER Alert, U.S. public notification of a kidnapped child
Amber Holt, character on TV's "Parenthood"
Amber Magewood, character in Jenny Nimmo's "The Children of the Red King" series
Amber Horn (A.K.A. Eva Mansfield), character in MTV's "Awkward."
Amber, character on Disney Junior's animated show "Sofia the First"
Lady Amber, a squirrel in "Mossflower" by Brian Jacques
Amber Marigold in the book "Two gangs and a golden girl"

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Amber's International Variations

Ambra (Italian) Inbar (Israeli) Ambrette (French)