Girl Names

We’ve compiled a list of baby names in each category to help you choose the perfect name. Click on a name to find the name meaning, popularity, origin, and other helpful information.

Aaliyah

Aaliyah (ah-LIY-ah) is a Hebrew and Arabic name meaning: “ascending”.

Aba

Aba Meaning and Origin The name Aba is a girl's name meaning "born on Thursday" and is of African Ghanaian origin. Posts with the name Aba: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Abela

Abela Meaning and Origin Abela is a girl's name of Spanish-Catalan, Italian, or Hebrew origin, meaning "the bee".  Posts with the name Abela: Unique & Uncommon Italian Names for Girls

Abelia

Abelia is a girl’s name of Hebrew origin, meaning breath.

Abella

Abella Meaning and Origin Abella is a girl’s name meaning “breath” and is of French origin. Posts with the name Abella: The Chicest French Names for Girls and Boys Oh La La

Aberdeen

The girl’s name Aberdeen is a Scottish name meaning: “at the mouth of the Don”.

Abia

Abia Meaning and Origin Abia is a girl’s name meaning “great” and is of Arabic origin. Posts with the name Abia: 30 Adorable and Unique Girl Names Starting with the Letter A

Abigail

Abigail (AB-ih-gayl) is a Hebrew name meaning: “fathers joy”.

Abilene

The name Abilene (AB-UH-LEEN) is of uncertain origin and meaning but may be derived from a Hebrew word meaning grass.

Abla

Abla (AH blah) is a girl’s Arabic name meaning: “Woman with a full figure”.

Abra

Abra Meaning and Origin Abra is a girl’s name meaning “father of multitudes” and is of Hebrew origin. Posts with the name Abra: 30 Adorable and Unique Girl Names Starting with the Letter A

Abrie

Abrie Meaning and Origin Abrie is a girl’s name meaning “father of multitudes” and is of Italian origin. Italian feminine variation of Abraham. Posts with the name Abrie: 30 Adorable and Unique Girl Names Starting with the Letter A

Acacia

A flower name from the 16th century, derived from Latin acacia of Greek akakia a derivative of ake ‘point, thorn’.

Acadia

English from ancient Greek

Acantha

The name Acantha (ə-KAN-thə) is a girl’s name of Greek origin, meaning: “thorny”.

Ada

PRONOUNCED: AH-dah. Borne by the wives of Lamech (Genesis 4:19)

Adaira

Adaira Meaning and Origin This moniker strikes a nice balance between being eclectic and simple. The name Adaira is a girl's name meaning "by the oak tree ford" and is of Scottish origin. Posts with the name Adaira: Rare and Unique Scottish Baby Names Straight from...

Adaliah

Adaliah Meaning and Origin Adaliah is a girl's name of Biblical origin meaning "one that draws water, poverty, cloud, death." Posts with the name Adaliah: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Adaly

Adaly Meaning and Origin Adaly is a girl’s name meaning “noble” and is of Hebrew origin. Posts with the name Adaly: 30 Adorable and Unique Girl Names Starting with the Letter A

Adalynn

Adalynn Meaning and Origin Adalynn is a girl’s name meaning “noble” and is of English origin. A variation of the French name Adeline. Current popularity: #116 Posts with the name Adalynn: Top 25 Girl Names Starting with the Letter A

Adamaris

Adamaris Meaning and Origin Adamaris is a girl's name meaning "noble of the sea" and is of Latin origin. This gorgeous name reminds us of the sea with two adorable nickname options: Ada and Maris. Posts with the name Adamaris: Gorgeous Long and Unique Elaborate Names...

Adanne

Adanne Meaning and Origin Resembling the mother, mother's child • African The name Adanne is a girl's name meaning "resembling the mother, mother's child" and is of African origin. Posts with the name Adanne: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Adara

Adara Meaning and Origin Adara is a girl's name of Greek origin, meaning “beautiful.” If you think your little girl will be the best looking on the playground (duh), this might be the perfect name. Posts with the name Adara: 50 Stunningly Unique Greek Girl Names for a...

Addilyn

Addilyn Meaning and Origin Addliyn comes from Adeline, a diminutive of Adele, from the Germanic element adal, meaning “noble.” Current popularity: #184. Posts with the name Addilyn: 30 Adorable and Unique Girl Names Starting with the Letter A

Adela

Adela Meaning and Origin Adela is a girl’s name meaning “noble” and is of German origin. Posts with the name Adela: Adorable German Names You Should Consider 100 Pretty Unique Names for Girls Flying Under the Radar

Adelaide

Adelaide is a German name meaning: “noble”. 

Adele

Adele is a French name meaning: “noble”.

Adelia

Adelia Meaning and Origin Adelia is a girl's name of German origin meaning "noble".  A form of Adelheid from the old German adal. Posts with the name Adelia: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Adelie

Adelie is a French girl’s name meaning: “noble”.

Adelina

Adelina Meaning and Origin Adelina is a girl's name meaning "noble" and is of Spanish origin. Current popularity: #537. Posts with the name Adelina: 60 Gorgeous Spanish Names for Girls and Boys 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Adeline

Adeline is a French girl’s name meaning: “noble”.

Adelyn

Adelyn is an English spelling variation of the French name Adeline meaning: “noble”.

Adhra

Adhra Meaning and Origin The name Adhra is a girl's name meaning "apology" and is of African Swahili origin. Posts with the name Adhra: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Adina

Adina is a girl’s name of Hebrew origin, meaning slender.

Adira

Pronounced: ah-DEER-ah.

Adora

A Latin name, meaning: “adored”.

Adrianna

Adrianna Meaning and Origin A name that is as historic as it is romantic. Adrianna is a girl's name meaning "man from Hadria" and is of Latin origin. This name romantic-sounding name is drenched in Roman history. Current popularity: #608. Posts with the name Adrianna:...

Aedre

Aedre Meaning and Origin Aedre is a girl’s name meaning “stream” and is of Anglo Saxon origin. Posts with the name Aedre: 30 Adorable and Unique Girl Names Starting with the Letter A

Aeliana

A feminine form of Latin Aelianus, meaning: “sun”.

Aella

Aella Meaning and Origin The name Aella means “whirlwind” and is of Greek origin. Aella may sound sweet, but the name actually harkens to one of Hippolyte’s Amazons in Greek mythology who fought against Heracles. Still, pretty cool for a girl! Posts with the name...

Aeronwen

PRONOUNCED: eye RON wen or AYE ron wen. From Aeron and (g)wen ‘white, fair; blessed, holy’.

Aerwyna

Aerwyna Meaning and Origin The name Aerwyna is a girl's name meaning "friend of the sea" and is of English origin.  Aerwyna is an ideal seagoing name — perfect for a daughter one plans to raise by the ocean or beach. Posts with the name Aerwyna: Rare Magical and...

Afanen

PRONOUNCED: a-VAN-nun. Modern name from afanen ‘raspberry’.

Affinity

Affinity Meaning and Origin Affinity is a girl's word name meaning "a natural liking for." Posts with the name Affinity: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Afric

Afric Meaning and Origin The name Afric is a girl's name meaning "agreeable" and is of Irish origin. Posts with the name Afric: 25 Adorable Irish Names for Girls You'll Fall in Love with

Afryea

Afryea Meaning and Origin The name Afryea is a girl's name meaning "born during happy times" and is of African Ghanaian origin. Posts with the name Afryea: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Agatha

Latinized version of Greek name Agathē a feminine form of agathos.

Agnella

Agnella is a girl’s name of Italian origin, meaning pure.

Agnes

Latinized version of the Greek name Hagnē a feminine form of the adjective hagnos ‘pure, holy’.

Agnese

Agnese Meaning and Origin Agnese is a girl's name of Italian origin from Greek Ἁγνή Hagnḗ, meaning "pure".  Posts with the name Agnese: Unique & Uncommon Italian Names for Girls  

Agniella

Agniella Meaning and Origin Agniella is a girl's name of Italian origin from Greek Agnes, meaning "pure".  Posts with the name Agniella: Unique & Uncommon Italian Names for Girls

Ahraya

Ahraya Meaning and Origin Ahraya is a girl’s name meaning “king” and is of Armenian origin. Posts with the name Ahraya: 30 Adorable and Unique Girl Names Starting with the Letter A 100 Pretty Unique Names for Girls Flying Under the Radar 500 of the Prettiest Girl...

Aila

Aila Meaning and Origin Aila is a girl's name of Finnish origin, meaning "bringer of light". Aila is a female given name found in several different languages. It is the Finnish equivalent of Helga or Olga, from Swedish “helig” or Old Norse “heilagr”. Posts with the...

Aileana

Aileana Meaning and Origin This name is great if you love subtle nature-inspired names. The name Aileana is a girl's name meaning "from the green meadow" and is of Scottish origin.  Posts with the name Aileana: Rare and Unique Scottish Baby Names Straight from the...

Ailey

Ailey Meaning and Origin Ailey is a girl’s name meaning “light” and is of Irish origin. Ailey is a variant of the Norman name Aileen.  A great alternative to the much more popular Hailey, names that end in “ley” have been super popular for a while, but this more...

Aili

Aili Meaning and Origin Aili is a girl's name of Finnish, Sami, and Estonian origin, meaning "holy, or blessed". Finnish variation of the name Helga, via the Sami Áile, deriving ultimately from heilagr. Posts with the name Aili: Finnish Baby Names for Girls

Ailsa

Ailsa Meaning and Origin The name Ailsa (EL-sa or AYL-sa) is a girl's name meaning "elf victory" and is of Scottish origin. This name a tried and true Scots name, with Viking origins referring to a volcanic island and gannet colony, Ailsa Craig. Derived from Old Norse...

Aina

Aina Meaning and Origin Aina is a girl's name of Finnish origin, meaning "she who fights with the sword".  Posts with the name Aina: Finnish Baby Names for Girls

Aine

The girl’s name Aine is an Irish name meaning: “radiance”.

Aino

Aino Meaning and Origin Aino is a girl's name of Finnish origin, meaning "the only one". Aino is a character created by Elias Lönnrot in his epic open the Kalevala. In the Finnish epic, the Aino drowns herself when she finds out she must marry an old man. Posts with...

Aira

Aira Meaning and Origin Aira is a girl's name of American origin meaning "wind." Posts with the name Aira: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Airi

Airi Meaning and Origin Airi is a girl's name of Finnish origin, meaning "messenger, herald".  Posts with the name Airi: Finnish Baby Names for Girls

Airlia

Airlia Meaning and Origin Airlia is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "ethereal". Related to the Greek name Airlea. Posts with the name Airlia: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Aisling

Aisling Meaning and Origin This beautiful name is credited with being the origin of the name Ashley. The name Aisling is a girl's name meaning "dream, vision" and is of Scottish and Irish origin.  Posts with the name Aisling: Rare and Unique Scottish Baby Names...

Aiva

Aiva Meaning and Origin Aiva is a girl's name of Hebrew, Latin, or Germanic origin meaning "life; bird; water, island." Posts with the name Aiva: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Alanis

English from Greek feminine of Alan.

Alannah

Alannah Meaning and Origin The name Alannah is a girl's name meaning "harmony" and is of Irish origin. Posts with the name Alannah: 25 Adorable Irish Names for Girls You'll Fall in Love with 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Alaska

Alaska is a Native American name meaning: “great land”.

Alba

A feminine form of Latin albus ‘white’.

Alda

Alda Meaning and Origin Adla is a girl’s name meaning “old” and is of German origin. Posts with the name Alda: Adorable German Names You Should Consider

Alderose

Alderose Meaning and Origin Alderose is a girl’s name of English origin, meaning “old rose.”  Posts with the name Alderose: 60 Victorian Girls Names with Cute Nicknames

Aleria

Aleria Meaning and Origin Aleria is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "eagle." Posts with the name Aleria: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Alessandra

Alessandra Meaning and Origin Alessandra is a girl's name meaning "defender of men" and is of Italian origin. Alessandra is the Italian feminine variation of the Greek name Alexander. Alyssa could be a nickname for Alessandra if you’re looking for a more formal...

Alethea

Derived from a Greek word aletheia, meaning truth.

Alexa

Alexa is a Greek name meaning: “defender of men”.

Alexandra

Alexandra Meaning and Origin The name Alexander is a girl’s name meaning “defender of men” and is of Greek origin. Current popularity: #137. Posts with the name Alexandra: 30 of the Most Elegant Girl Names Ever

Alexandria

Alexandria is a Greek name meaning: “defender of man”.

Alia

Alia (aa-lee-uh) is an Arabic girl’s name meaning: “exalted”.

Aliana

Aliana Meaning and Origin Aliana is a girl’s name meaning “bright, beautiful” and is of Slavic origin.

Alice

Alice (A-lis or AL-iss) is a French and English name meaning: “noble”.

Alina

Alina Meaning and Origin Alina is a girl's name of Slavic origin meaning "bright, beautiful." Current popularity: #170.  Posts with the name Alina: Popular Girl Names Starting with A 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Alisa

Alisa Meaning and Origin Alisa is a girl's name of Hebrew, Russian origin meaning "great happiness". Posts with the name Alisa: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Aliza

Aliza is a girl’s name of Hebrew origin, meaning joyful.

Allegra

Allegra is an Italian name meaning: “happy”.

Allirea

Allirea Meaning and Origin Allirea is a girl's name meaning "quartz" and is of Aboriginal origin. 

Allison

Allison is a Scottish name meaning: “noble”.

Alma

Alma Meaning and Origin Alma is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "nurturing, soul". Current popularity: #567. Posts with the name Alma: Popular Girl Names Starting with A 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Almandine

Almandine Meaning and Origin Almandine is a girl's English gemstone name. The gemstone is named after the city of Alabanda near Miletos and Ephesos in Asia Minor. Almandine is a deep brownish or purplish-red gemstone mineral belonging to the garnet group.

Aloisia

Aloisia Meaning and Origin Aloisia is a girl's name of German origin meaning "famous warrior".  Posts with the name Aloisia: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Alora

Alora is a Hebrew girl’s name meaning: “the lord is my light”.

Alouette

Alouette is a French girl’s name meaning: “foreign riches”.

Alpha

Ultimately of Semitic origin; compare to Hebrew āleph ‘ox’.

Althea

Althea Meaning and Origin Althea is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "with healing power".  Posts with the name Althea: Unique Girl Names Starting with A 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Alundra

Alundra Meaning and Origin The name Alundra is a girl's name meaning "defender of mankind" and is of Spanish origin.

Alva

Anglicized form of Irish name Ailbhe from Old Irish albho ‘white’.

Alviria

Alviria Meaning and Origin Alviria is a girl’s name meaning “fair or white” and is of German origin.

Amabel

From Latin amabilis, via Old French, meaning: “lovable”

Amadea

Pronounced: ah-mah-DAY-a. A feminine form of Amadeus.

Amalia

Amalia Meaning and Origin Amalia is a girl's name of Hebrew, German, Italian origin meaning "work". Current popularity: #570. Posts with the name Amalia: 20 Unique but Stunningly Beautiful Girl Names Popular Girl Names Starting with A 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names...

Amalie

Amalie Meaning and Origin Amalie is a girl’s name meaning “work” and is of French origin. Posts with the name Amalie: 100 Pretty Unique Names for Girls Flying Under the Radar

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