Azalea Name Meaning & Origin

Azalea

Pronunciation: ah-ZAY-lee-ə (key)

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Comments and insights on the name Azalea: | Edit

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GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English (Modern)
PRONOUNCED: ə-ZAY-lee-ə, ə-ZAYL-yə

Personal experiences with the name Azalea: | Edit

My daughter is 13 years old and she is called Azalea. I named her after the louis Armstrong track which is on of my favourite songs.
Azalea has an older sister Jasmine(Jaz) and Younger sister Matilda(Tilly) along with little brother Tom and another sibling on the way!!!
My friend is called Azalea but pronounces it AH-ZEE-LEE-A
My daughter name's Ratu (in English "Queen") Azalea Chaeruman (Family name)

Nicknames for Azalea: | Edit

Zae, Zaylea, Zaylee, Lea, Zal, Sal, Azzy, Azzie, Aza, Ezzel

Meanings and history of the name Azalea: | Edit

Greek, "dry" a type of flower

From the name of the flower, ultimately derived from Greek αζαλεος (azaleos) "dry".

Famous real-life people named Azalea: | Edit

actress Azalea Mendez
actress Azalea Stanley
actress Azalea Davila
Australian rapper Iggy Azalea

Azalea in song, story & screen: | Edit

Azalea by Louis Armstrong
The Azalea (2006) - Short film

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