Name: Velvet

Origin and Meaning of the Name Velvet

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    (VEL vet)
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    Itself (Velvet)
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Miscellaneous Info for Velvet

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Velvet was used as a name briefly following the release of the 1960 TV series adaptation of the movie National Velvet. This features a character named Velvet Brown who was played by Lori Martin.

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