Meaning and Origin of: Opal
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Girl name origins & meanings:
- Sanskrit : Jewel
Family name origins & meanings:
- Polish : from opał ‘combustible material’, a derivative of opić ‘to burn or singe’ or ‘to get sunburnt’, hence a nickname for a sunburnt individual.
- Polish : nickname from opal ‘opal’ (the jewel).