Aaliyah (ah-LIY-ah) is a Hebrew and Arabic name meaning: “ascending”.
“A” Girl Names
Abelia is a girl’s name of Hebrew origin, meaning breath.
The girl’s name Aberdeen is a Scottish name meaning: “at the mouth of the Don”.
Abigail (AB-ih-gayl) is a Hebrew name meaning: “fathers joy”.
The name Abilene (AB-UH-LEEN) is of uncertain origin and meaning but may be derived from a Hebrew word meaning grass.
Abla (AH blah) is a girl’s Arabic name meaning: “Woman with a full figure”.
A flower name from the 16th century, derived from Latin acacia of Greek akakia a derivative of ake ‘point, thorn’.
English from ancient Greek
The name Acantha (ə-KAN-thə) is a girl’s name of Greek origin, meaning: “thorny”.
PRONOUNCED: AH-dah. Borne by the wives of Lamech (Genesis 4:19)
Adelaide is a German name meaning: “noble”.
Adele is a French name meaning: “noble”.
Adelie is a French girl’s name meaning: “noble”.
Adeline is a French girl’s name meaning: “noble”.
Adelyn is an English spelling variation of the French name Adeline meaning: “noble”.
Adina is a girl’s name of Hebrew origin, meaning slender.
A Latin name, meaning: “adored”.
A feminine form of Latin Aelianus, meaning: “sun”.
PRONOUNCED: eye RON wen or AYE ron wen. From Aeron and (g)wen ‘white, fair; blessed, holy’.
PRONOUNCED: a-VAN-nun. Modern name from afanen ‘raspberry’.
Latinized version of Greek name Agathē a feminine form of agathos.
Agnella is a girl’s name of Italian origin, meaning pure.
Latinized version of the Greek name Hagnē a feminine form of the adjective hagnos ‘pure, holy’.
PRONOUNCED: EL-sa or AYL-sa. A name of a rocky islet off the Ayrshire coast in Scottland. Derived from Old Norse Alfsigesey ‘elf victory’.
The girl’s name Aine is an Irish name meaning: “radiance”.
The girl’s name Aisling is a Scottish and Irish name meaning: “dream, vision”.
English from Greek feminine of Alan.
Alaska is a Native American name meaning: “great land”.
A feminine form of Latin albus ‘white’.
Derived from a Greek word aletheia, meaning truth.
Alexa is a Greek name meaning: “defender of men”.
Alexandria is a Greek name meaning: “defender of man”.
Alia (aa-lee-uh) is an Arabic girl’s name meaning: “exalted”.
Alice (A-lis or AL-iss) is a French and English name meaning: “noble”.
Aliza is a girl’s name of Hebrew origin, meaning joyful.
Allegra is an Italian name meaning: “happy”.
Allison is a Scottish name meaning: “noble”.
Alora is a Hebrew girl’s name meaning: “the lord is my light”.
Alouette is a French girl’s name meaning: “foreign riches”.
Ultimately of Semitic origin; compare to Hebrew āleph ‘ox’.
Anglicized form of Irish name Ailbhe from Old Irish albho ‘white’.
From Latin amabilis, via Old French, meaning: “lovable”
Pronounced: ah-mah-DAY-a. A feminine form of Amadeus.
Amandine is a French girl’s name meaning: “much-loved”.
Derived from amaryssein ‘to sparkle’.
♀ (Italian) amber.
♀ (Greek ) food of the gods.
Amelia is a girl’s name of German origin meaning: “industrious”.
Amelie is a French name meaning: “industrious”.
Amethyst (a-muh-thuhst) is a girl’s name from an English word via Greek, meaning: “not intoxicated”.
♀ (Latin) friendship.
A name from Spenser’s poem The Faerie Queene.
A Latin word for “love”
Amya (Aime-yah) is an American girl’s invented name, the meaning of Amya is unknown.
Anaerys is an invented girl’s name.
♀ (Russian) resurrection.
Angelica is a Latin name meaning: “angel”.
A literary coinage by Henrik Ibsen from his play Peer Gynt (1867).
Annabelle is a English name meaning: “loving”.