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

Sapphire
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.

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

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

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

Coral
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!