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Gender: Female Origin of Azure: Color name

The name Azure is a girl's name of French origin. Azure and is often added to lists like Color Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

Azure is a colorful choice for a blue-eyed child. Among other blue-toned color name possibilities: Indigo, Cerulean, and Blue itself.

In the Middle Ages, azure was another name for lapis lazuli, the gemstone used to make the brilliant pigment seen in much medieval art.

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Famous People Named Azure

Azure Parsons, American actress
Azure Sanders (b. 2007), daughter of TV personality Ed Sanders; triplet of sisters Scarlette and Lucia

Pop Culture References for the name Azure

Prince Azure Furlow, male character in Lauren DeStefano's "The Internment Chronicles"
Azure Miles, main character in Orson Scott Card's "Laddertop" series

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