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Gender: Female Meaning of Turquoise: "Turkish stone" Origin of Turquoise: French

The name Turquoise is a girl's name of French origin meaning "Turkish stone". Turquoise and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Spelling Bee Name Game".

From the experts:

Turquoise is similar in hue to Aqua, which is one of the cool new color names on the palette. Other blue-hued options: Cerulean, Cyan, Indigo, or Blue itself.

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Famous People Named Turquoise

Turquoise Coleman, mother of Australian actress Cleopatra Coleman.
Turquoise Erving, wife of basketball player Julius Erving

Pop Culture References for the name Turquoise



Bassilly Says:


"Hey, Turqy, what's up?"

beachbear Says:


I don't like the "oise" sound in this name. Really I don't even like the word turquoise, and I usually find any excuse to call it teal or aqua.

Lola Says:


"My name's Turquoise, but you can call me Turq for sort," UGGG! Do not like this name ):