Amethyst - Meaning of Amethyst

What does Amethyst mean?

[ 3 syll. a-met-hys(t), am-ethy-st ] The baby girl name Amethyst is pronounced as AEM-ah-THihST †. Amethyst's language of origin is Old Greek and it is used mainly in the English language. It is derived from amethyst meaning 'gemstone' ; amethustos 'not drunk'.

Forms of Amethyst include the names Amathist, Amathista, Amathysta, Amathyste, Amethista, Amethistia, Amethysta, Amethyste, and Amethystia.

Another form of Amethyst is the English variant spelling Amethist.

See also the related categories, english and greek.

Amethyst is unusual as a baby girl name. It is ranked outside of the top 1000.

Baby names that sound like Amethyst include Amathist, Amathyste, Amethist, and Amethyste.

† Pronunciation for Amethyst: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; TH as in "theme (TH.IY.M)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"

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