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Pearl is a unisex baby name of English origin and its meaning is Pearl".
The pearl is the oldest known gem, and for many centuries it was considered the most valuable. Unlike all gems, the pearl is organic matter derived from a living creature - oysters and mollusks. The pearl is the birthstone for June, and it supposedly imparts health and wealth.
Pearl has 14 variants Pearle, Pearla, Pearleen, Pearlette, Pearlie, Pearline, Perl, Perle, Perla, Perlette, Perley, Perline, Perlita and Perlline. Pearl is also a surname
Pearl is a feminine given name derived from the English word pearl.
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was a Russian-born madam and author.She opened her first bordello in 1920. She was under the protection of Dutch Schultz and a friend of Charles "Lucky" Luciano. In the early thirties, Polly was a star witness of the Seabury Commission investigations and spent a few months in hiding in Florida to avoid testifying. She refused to give up any mob names when apprehended by the police. She survived by providing half of her income to her underworld safety net. For over twenty years, Adler kept active by moving her brothel from apartment to apartment. She officially retired from prostitution in 1944.
She was a country comedienne who, along with friend Roy Acuff, was an institution at the Grand Ole Opry, and on the television show Hee Haw from 1969 to 1991 . She was known for wearing a big hat with a price tag that read "$1.98" hanging off the side.Her family, relatively affluent by the standards of the area and the day, was scandalized by her entry into show business. Her first professional position was with the Wayne P. Sewell Production Company, producing and directing plays and musicals for local organizations in small towns throughout the Southeast.