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Blossom is one of those names that probably conjures a few very specific images from popular culture in the minds of those who hear the name. What you might not know, though, is that the peak of the name's popularity was over ninety years ago. Read on to learn more about this name.

Meaning and Origin of the name Blossom:

Blossom is an English girl's name meaning “flower-like” or “to bloom.”

The name Blossom comes from the Middle English blosme and the Old English blōsma, which mean flower. This gives the meaning of “flower-like” to the name Blossom. The Middle Low German blossem gives the meaning “to bloom.”

Symbolism of the name Blossom:

Blossom is a name that tends to symbolize beauty, especially in regards to a daughter. For many, though, it also symbolizes a hope of growth.

Nicknames for the name Blossom:

Blossom is an adorable and cute name for girls. Even though this is a very cute name, there really aren't any common nicknames for Blossom. You can shorten the name to create a nickname, or you can use related names as a nickname. An example of a related name is Flower. Check out the list below for some nicknames you can use for Blossom.

  • Bee
  • Bloss
  • Blossy
  • Sum
  • Bloom
  • Flower

Style of the name Blossom:


Gender of the name Blossom:

Blossom is almost exclusively used as a name for baby girls.

Pronunciation of the name Blossom:


Number of syllables in the name Blossom:


Emotion evoked from the name Blossom:

Blossom tends to evoke very pleasant emotions related to happiness in many, as well as emotions related to nostalgia.

Alternative spellings for the name Blossom:

  • Blossum
  • Blossohm
  • Blosum

Popularity of the name Blossom:

According to the Social Security Administration, Blossom last ranked on the list of the most popular baby names in the United States in 1931 as the 976th most popular name for baby girls. The name peaked in popularity in 1925 as the 727th most popular name for baby girls.

Great middle names for Blossom and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Blossom:

  • Blossom Russo (character from the TV show Blossom)
  • Blossom (character from The Power Puff Girls)
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