Berry - girls name

Berry name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 37%

Berry name meaning:

The name Berry is a unisex name of English origin. As a given name, it is more commonly used for boys, derived from the English word "berry," which refers to a small, pulpy, edible fruit. In this context, the name Berry symbolizes sweetness, juiciness, and the natural world. It evokes images of nature, vitality, and abundance.

However, when used as a girl's name, Berry is often considered a nickname or a diminutive of other names like Berenice or Beatrice. In this case, the meaning of the name would be derived from its longer form. Berenice, for example, is of Greek origin and means "bringer of victory," while Beatrice is of Latin origin and means "she who brings happiness."

In summary, the meaning of the name Berry can be seen as capturing the essence of a small, sweet fruit and the natural world it represents. As a nickname or diminutive of other names, its meaning may also be influenced by the longer form from which it is derived.

Origin: English

A name derived from the fruit; also used as a diminutive of names beginning with Ber-.


Unisex names, Christmas names

Related names

Names , Aland, Alao, Alen , Alin , Allayne, Alleyn, Alleyne, Allin, Alon, Berry , Cherrell, Cherrill, Cheryll, Jai , Jaye, Jayron, Jayronn, Kami , Kamlyn, Kammi, Kammie

Other girls names beginning with B


Overall UK ranking: 3519 out of 5581

6 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1490)

Historical popularity of Berry

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