45 Best Names That Mean Pink Or Rose

Pink has a soothing tone and is suitable for a baby with a calm and comforting personality.

The color pink symbolizes the universal love of oneself and others.

Pink not only represents grace, but also affection, harmony, and inner peace. Many men and women love the color pink and may want to give this mellow name to their child.

If you search for colorful names, you will notice that names meaning pink and names meaning violet are very common. If you are seeking out a baby name that is close to pink, white, or red, here is a splendid list of baby names for you. Some of the names given in the list below are flower names that bloom carrying the pink color while some of the names mean violet.

For more baby names inspiration, take a look at Names Meaning Blue and Fiery Names Meaning Red.

Boy Names Meaning Pink

Pink may seem feminine but there are still many sweet boy names meaning pink.

People often think that pink is associated with femininity and can only be a girl's name. However, there are various top names in different languages across the world that mean "pink" or "rose". Here is a fantastic list of some names you can share and consider for your baby boy:

1.Amaranth (Greek origin) meaning "shade of pink, almost like purple". It is a popular name in many countries.

2.Dianthus (Green origin) is a "beautiful pink flower" that has a rich history and is deeply steeped in symbolism. Dianthus is, historically, considered the flower of the gods or a flower related to divinity.

3.Hyacinth (Greek origin) is a "pink-colored flower" and a gemstone of a light purple shade.

4.Kamal (Indian origin) meaning a "pink colored lotus". It is a symbol of delicacy and purity.

5.Kovidar (Sanskrit origin) means "a purple orchid tree".

6.Mawar (Malay and Indonesian) meaning "rose".

7.Nasrin (Persian and Kurdish origin) is a unique name. It means "wild rose" in Persian.

8.Porfirio (Spanish origin) refers to a type of purple stone as well as a purple dye.

9.Roosevelt (American origin) meaning "from the rose field" or "of a rose field." It is also a common family name. It is popular as it is often linked to the 32nd American President, Franklin D. Roosevelt.

10.Rosamel (French origin) is a name meaning "rose and honey". A French surname turned Spanish masculine name, Rosamel likely derives from the combination of rose + Greek mel “honey”.

11.Roseo ( American origin) is the masculine version of Rose, which represents love or confidentiality.

12.Taffy (Welsh origin) is a fun and common boy's name that means pink. It is a popular shade of pink, which is soothing to the eye. Moreover, taffy is a pink-colored chewy candy.

13.Udayaraga (Indian origin) means the "pink color of the morning sky".

14.Vered (Hebrew origin) means "rose".

15.Violetine (Lithuanian origin)  means "purplish".

Girl Names Meaning Pink

(There are many fascinating girl names which mean pink.

Pink is a great mix of red and white, symbolizing the best of both. It is a soothing color and suitable for a girl's baby name. Following is a list of some popular yet unique girl names that mean "pink" or "rose".

16.Bellerose (French origin) is a sweet combination of two names Bella and Rose. It means "beautiful rose" and is a popular neighborhood in Queens, New York.

17.Blush (English origin) meaning "a flush of pink". It is a general term related to the color pink.

18.Fuchsia (German origin) is a "vibrant shade of purple-pink". It is a popular character in the movie, Gormenghast.

19.Linnea (Scandanavian origin) meaning "small pink mountain flower".  A popular name after the Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus.

20.Mauve (Old French origin) meaning "reddish violet".

21.Rosa (Latin origin) is derived from Rosa, meaning "rose".

22.Rosabella (Latin origin) means "beautiful rose". Rosabella is related to the name Rosabel.

23.Rosalina (old German origin) meaning "rose".

24.Rosalind (Old German origin) is also a combination of the name Linda and Rosa, meaning "Beautiful Rose". The name of a famous character in the Shakespearean play 'As you Like it'.

25.Rosanna  (English origin) means "Gracious Rose".

26.Rose (Norman origin) is the most popular version that means "rose". It has become particularly popular after the protagonist in the movie Titanic was named Rose.

27.Roselle (Latin and French origin)  meaning "rose".

28.Roselyn (English origin) meaning "beautiful rose".

29.Rosie (English origin) is a form of "Rose", from the Latin rosa, meaning "rose".

30.Rosina (Italian origin) meaning "beautiful rose".

31.Varda (Hebrew origin) meaning "rose" or"pink".

Gender Neutral Names That Mean Pink

There are some names in different languages that mean "pink" or "rose" and are gender-neutral. Many people would want to go for these names and they would suit your child, be it a boy or a girl child. So, if you want to add that touch of elegance to your baby's name, you can go through this detailed list of baby names below:

32.Allium (Latin origin) refers to "a pink-colored flower" that symbolizes unity and prosperity. A fitting flower to wish someone luck.

33.Astilbe (Greek origin) refers to a "bright pink-colored flower" that brightens up a dull garden. The color is very pleasing to our eyes and is most popular for attracting insects and butterflies.

34.Briallen (Welsh origin) is derived from the word "briallu" and it means "primrose".

35.Clematis (Greek origin) refers to a "pink shaded flower" that symbolizes the beauty of ingenuity or the trait of artifice.

36.Coral (Latin origin) is a popular 19th-century jewel name, that is pink in color. It is a semi-precious sea growth used to make jewelry and ornaments.

37.Gul (Urdu origin) meaning “Rose” is a popular gender-neutral name in the Indian subcontinent.

38.Primrose (English origin) means "first rose."

39.Rada (Yiddish origin) meaning "rose".

40.Rhoda (Greek origin) meaning "rose". This name can be found in the New Testament.

41.Roise (Irish origin) meaning 'rose'. It comes from the Gaelic name for 'rose'

42.Roos (Dutch origin) meaning “Rose” and is a surname is often of toponymic origin.

43.Sakura (Japanese origin) means the "pink in Cherry Blossom", one of the most beautiful seasons in Japan.  

44.Vinca (Czech origin) is a flower that is pink in color. It symbolizes benevolence, nostalgia, and purity.

45.Zaria (Arabic origin) meaning “Rose”. The name comes from the word "Zahrah".

Kidadl has lots of great baby names articles to inspire you. If you liked our suggestions for Names That Mean Pink then why not take a look at flower names for girls and Names That Mean Green, or for something different take a look at South African Names.


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