US Popularity:9751
Origin:Greek
Meaning:An evergreen tree
Oleander is a gender-neutral name of Greek origin, meaning "an evergreen tree." This meaning reflects the nature of the poisonous yet strikingly beautiful evergreen Mediterranean shrub known as Nerium oleander. The name is entwined with the Greek story of Leander, a tragic figure who met his demise while bravely swimming through a storm to reach his beloved. Oleander also resonates with biblical stories, such as St. Joseph's Staff and the Rose of Jericho, adding layers of spiritual depth and symbolism to the name. With its layered symbolism and complex etymology, Oleander holds a captivating allure that resonates through time. If you're looking for an evergreen moniker for baby, Oleander fits the bill.

Oleander Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Oleander is currently #9751 in U.S. births
Boy:Oleander is currently #14145 in U.S. births
Girl:Oleander is currently #20014 in U.S. births

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Year:
2023
Gender:
Girl
#20014
in 2023
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