Top 10 Names, Nicknames or Stage Names that are Also Gemstone NamesMetal_Treasure All combinations count:
- both first and family names
- both people names derived from gem names and gem names derived from people names
- both real people and fictional character names
- names of individual people (Alexander Bell) and just the name that has been used by many people (Alexander/Alexandra)
The Top Ten
Gem - diamond (obviously).
Moreover, it's his birth name and not a stage name! That was another reason to put him at #1, besides the fact that Diamond is the most valued gem of all time (for a reason) - Metal_Treasure
Gem - Ruby.
Many real people and fictional characters have this name - Metal_Treasure
Gem - Alexandrite (it was even named after Alexander II, a Russian Tsar).
Alexander II, Alexander the Great, Alexander Bell, and a great TTT user - Alexandr (to name a few) - Metal_Treasure
Gem - Amethyst - Metal_Treasure
Most probably the name was derived from the gem name and not vice versa. - Metal_Treasure
The gem Morganite (pink beryl) was named after him (he was a famous American banker and gem enthusiast).
People: John Pierpont Morgan Sr., John Pierpont Morgan Jr., Morgan Freeman, Piers Morgan - Metal_Treasure
Gem - Jasper - Metal_Treasure
Gem - Emerald (Esmeralda is a Spanish variation of the name Emerald).
The short form, Esme, is also used - Michael J. Fox chose this name for his daughter. - Metal_Treasure
Gem - Sugilite (a pink to purple/violet gem) - Metal_Treasure
Gem - Tiger's Eye (both names are related to the animal) - Metal_Treasure
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3. Alexandr, Alexander