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Girl Name: Diamond

Name: Diamond
Pronunciation: \di(a)-mo-nd\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Diamond's also a boy name)
Meaning: of high value; brilliant
Origin: English
Related Names: Emerald
Sounds Like: Demanda
Variant forms: Diamanda, Diamanta, Diamante, Diamonique, Diamontina
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2283
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 1648


Diamond \di(a)-mo-nd\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Diamond), is pronounced DIE-mund. It is of English origin, and the meaning of Diamond is "of high value; brilliant". The gemstone first used as a given name in the 1890s. The gem is the birthstone for April.

Diamond has 5 variant forms: Diamanda, Diamanta, Diamante, Diamonique and Diamontina.

For more information, see also the related name Emerald.

A baby name that sounds like Diamond is Demanda.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Diamond.


Diamond is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2283 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1648 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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