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By Olivia Musembi Senior Content Writer
Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 12 Views | 🔊 10 Pronunciations
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Gender: Female

Origin: Arabic, Greek

Meaning: Gem, Green gemstone

Pronunciation: PEH-ree-doht, /ˈpɛrɪˌdɒt/, P EH R IH D AO T

Popularity Rank: #338,296

On this page:

  • 1. Peridot Meaning
  • 2. Peridot Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Peridot
  • 4. Translations of Peridot
  • 5. Peridot Name Popularity
  • 6. Peridot Name Poster
  • 7. Names similar to Peridot

Peridot Meaning

Originally derived from the Greek word 'peridona,' meaning 'to give richness.' Peridot is also the name of a green gemstone known for its striking beauty and healing properties.

Peridot also means "Gem, Green gemstone, symbolizes richness and healing.".

Peridot is found in United States of America, Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom, and 21 more countries.

Peridot Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: PEH-ree-doht

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈpɛrɪˌdɒt/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: P EH R IH D AO T

P: Pronounce as in "pig" (P IH G)

EH: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

R: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

IH: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

D: Pronounce as in "dog" (D AO G)

AO: Pronounce as in "thought" (TH AO T)

T: Pronounce as in "top" (T AA P)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Translations of Peridot

Peridot Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Peridot is recorded 49 times globally, ranking it as the 338,296th most common name worldwide.

Peridot is most prevalent in United States of America, with 9 occurrences, making it the 98,728th most popular name in the country.

Peridot Popularity by Country

The Name 'Peridot' Listed in the Following Categories

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