Gender: Female Origin of Jewel: Word name Jewel's Popularity in 2018: #866

Jewel Origin and Meaning

The name Jewel is a girl's name .

Just like Flora is for botanicals, Jewel is the generic gemstone name, not used much since the early twentieth century, when it was seen as a symbol of how precious a daughter could be. The French version, Bijou, feels more modern, as do Pearl and Ruby.

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Rank in US: #866

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Pop Culture References for the name Jewel

Jule, Jewella, Jewell, Juel, Jewelle


QueenieGuldbaek Says:



Maryyy Says:


I had a dream this was my name

Violet_Rose Says:


I love this name paired with Renee, but my husband says it sounds too stripper-ish to him 😢

Alicia1 Says:


Special name that will age well.

paulapuddephatt Says:


Love this

Hallie Says:


I Only like this name on a boy