The Secret Meanings of Color Names
Color names, either flat-out color names like Blue or names with colorful meanings like Aurelia, are more and more popular.
But do you know the secret meanings behind the color behind that name you love?
Color-related meanings are drawn from a wide range of cultures and are often even older and more resonant than the names themselves. Drawing from The Book of Symbols, here are the primary symbolic meanings, good and bad, behind colors and the names that embody them.
The primary associations and symbolism, positive and negative, to the color red, plus top and unique names that mean red.
Top Names with Red Meanings
Unique Names with Red Meanings
Top and unique names that mean blue, along with the dominant symbolism both positive and negative attached to the color blue.
Top Names with Blue Meanings
Unique Names with Blue Meanings
Yellow, Orange, and Gold
The most positive and negative meanings associated with the colors yellow, orange, and gold, plus top and unique names with meanings related to those colors.
Caution or Warning
Top Names with Yellow, Gold, or Orange Meanings
Unique Names with Yellow, Gold, or Orange Meanings
Green is one of the colors with the most universal symbols. Compared with other color-related names, there may be the most names that mean green.
Envy or Jealousy
Top Names with Green Meanings
Unique Names with Green Meanings
Names that mean purple are in style right now, and the color purple also carries rich associations and ancient symbols.
Perfect union of opposites
Top Names with Purple Meanings
Unique Names with Purple Meanings