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Gender: Female Origin of Tulip: Turkish flower name

The name Tulip is a girl's name of Turkish origin. Tulip and is often added to lists like Unique Girl Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "totally, kinda or no way with middles".

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One of the most unusual flower names, Tulip is cute but tough to pull off as a first. It has some celebrity cred via Charlie Tamara Tulip, twin daughter of Rebecca Romijn and Jerry O'Connell.

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Mamaof4Hope Says:


My youngest is named Tulip!
It seems a little exotic but honestly I've never heard anything but compliments on it, maybe people are just being polite? ;)

caetano Says:


Fav flower name

Lola Says:


I am just picturing a teacher calling roll in like a seventh grade math class.
"Tulip Smith?"
A little too out there.
Cute for a pet though!

Kate_Kat_Bar Says:


There's a girl named Tulip at my highschool! Granted, it's not her full name (she's Asian and her name is so hard to pronounce that she just introduces herself as this- she's very nice :)), but it at least puts it in the realm of possibility for me. I think it's rather cute.

lesliemarion Says:


It does not seem substantial enough for a human being, but great for a dog or cat.

elifsu Says:


Tulip is not Turkish. Turkish meaning of Tulip is Lale :)

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


I love this name! I've been looking for more flower names. So far, I love Violet, Rose, Blossom, Amaryllis, Daisy, Flower, Petal and Tulip!