Gender: Female Origin of Red: Color name

Red Origin and Meaning

The name Red is a girl's name .

Fiery but slight middle name choice; much more apt to be a redhead's nickname. Instead, check out other names that mean red: Rory, Rowan, Ruby.

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podsolnechnik13 Says:


I once saw a person in the grocery store with this name, and ever since then it's been one of my favourites.

Bitsy Poet Says:


I'm really liking this name recently, after stumbling upon the story of Snow-White and Rose-Red. I don't really like Rose, but I would definitely consider it with Red!