The bizarre new trend in naming babies.
According to Nameberry, a number of gem-inspired names have recently climbed the popularity charts.
Current favourites such as Jade and Ruby have plateaued, while Crystal, Amber and Diamond have fallen out of favour.
Instead, the names of the moment are a mix of vintage comebacks and modern jewels.
Opal, Amethyst, Goldie and Ivory. Emerald and Pearl are also on the list, as well as Sapphire and Jet.
They’re even big for boys, with Onyx becoming one of the fastest-rising boys’ names in 2019.
What gem inspired name would you consider? Share your comments below