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Gender: Female Origin of Glimmer: Word name

The name Glimmer is a girl's name . Glimmer and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rotating Sibling Sets".

From the experts:

Glimmer is shimmery but a little too showy, as is Glitter, a character on a TV sitcom-- while Glimmer appears in The Hunger Games.

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Famous People Named Glimmer

Pop Culture References for the name Glimmer

Starlight Glimmer, character on 'My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic'
Glimmer, character on She-ra: Princess of Power'
Glimmer, character in The Hunger Games series


cheesy-biscuit Says:


I would have loved to have this name when I was 6

saoirse123 Says:


Beauty pageants here we come!

RoddyThlayli Says:


I'd take Rainbow over this.

Shishi Says:


"Glimmer, but she has no sparkle."

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


I could never see this as a first or middle name. It's so dumb sounding!

lesliemarion Says:


It makes me feel sick to my stomach. So fey and unworthy of a human being.

AprilRobin Says:


I know a little girl called Glimmer but only as a nickname. I can't see this as a first name...a middle name possibly but never as a first name.