Pearlette is a variant of the girl’s name Pearl, thought to be of Latin origin, which refers to the precious gemstone found in mollusk shells. The only gem to come from a living creature, pearls are highly prized for their iridescent beauty, making them a fitting namesake for your little treasure! Pearl was an extremely popular name in the late 19th and early 20th century, and has been coming back into fashion in recent years. Pearlette is a less common form of the name that’s sure to emphasize baby’s uniqueness even more.
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