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If you’re looking for a rare name with vintage appeal, don’t overlook these gems:

Go beyond Ruby and Pearl with this brilliant jewel of a name.

Garnet, Jasper
Garnet and Jasper were very popular for boys during the Victorian era, and they’re right in step with today’s trends.

Legend says this gem contains prophetic powers — the future looks bright for a girl named Opal!

The emerald is said to open the heart to wisdom and strengthen the bonds of love. The Spanish variant is the lovely Esmeralda.

An exotic choice for parents interested in a more unique gem name. Iggy Azalea’s real name is Amethyst Amelia Kelly.

The whimsical and rarely-used Coral conjures images of peaceful oceans and peachy-orange seashells.

Can you think of names to add our list? Post ‘em in the comments below!