Origin:French
Popularity:769
Meaning:red
A gorgeous, deep rosy hue, the word “scarlet” evokes a world of color and vibrancy. Think of a rich and creamy lipstick, a field of radiant poppies, your baby’s sweet lips. Naming your daughter Scarlet will give her a colorful start in life. If you’re enamored of the heroine in 'Gone With the Wind' and want to name your girl after her, you’ll need to add an extra “t.” This double “t” version—Scarlett—is American parents' preferred spelling.

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