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.

Brenda

Brenda Meaning and Origin The name Brenda is a girl's name meaning "sword" and is of Scottish and Irish from Norse origin. Until the 20th century, the name was confined to Scotland and Ireland however, it is probably more likely of Scandinavian origin rather than...

Brezlyn

Brezlyn Meaning and Origin Brezlyn is a girl's modern invented name. Brezlynn is a breezy laidback name flirting on a modern edge; we see this replacing Brooklyn one day. Posts with the name Brezlyn: 31 Pretty Invented Made Up Names for Girls That Are Totally...

Bria

Bria Meaning and Origin The name Bria is a girl's name meaning "hill" and is of Irish origin. Current Popularity: #789. Posts with the name Bria: 25 Adorable Irish Names for Girls You'll Fall in Love with

Brianna

Brianna Meaning and Origin Brianna is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "strong, virtuous and honorable". Sources believe the name first entered the scene in the 16th century with Edmund Spenser's poem "The Faerie Queen." It is a variant of Briana. Current...

Bride

The girl’s name Bride is an Irish name meaning: “strength”.

Briella

Briella Meaning and Origin Briella is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "God is my strength". Also an Italian short form of Gabriella. Current popularity: #297. Posts with the name Briella: 20 Unique but Stunningly Beautiful Girl Names 500 of the Prettiest Girl...

Brielle

The girl’s name Brielle is a French name meaning: “hunting ground”.  

Brienna

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

Brietta

Brietta Meaning and Origin Brietta is a girl's name of English and Gaelic origin meaning "thorny bush of wild roses, brambles, exalted one".  A variant of the English name Briar and the Gaelic name Bridget. Posts with the name Brietta: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names...

Brina

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

Brinley

Brinley Meaning and Origin The name Brinley is a girl's name meaning "burnt meadow" and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #362. Brinley will be a lovely choice for a baby girl. It has two cute nicknames, Brynn and Leigh. You may also...

Briseis

Briseis Meaning and Origin Briseis is a girl's name of Greek origin, meaning “daughter of Bris.” Briseis is a significant character in Greek legends; during the Trojan War, she was captured by Achilles, who fell in love with her. This name is perfect for parents who...

Britley

Britley Meaning and Origin Britley is a girl's modern invented name. Posts with the name Britley: 31 Pretty Invented Made Up Names for Girls That Are Totally Usable

Britta

Britta Meaning and Origin Britta is a girl's name of Scandinavian origin, meaning "strength or exalted one." A variation of Birgit or Britt. Posts with the name Britta: Adorably Stylish Swedish Girl Names

Bronte

Bronte Meaning and Origin The name Bronte is a girl's name meaning "thunder" and is of Greek origin. From the Greek word bronte meaning ‘thunder’. Alternatively, it could also be from the Irish surname Gaelic Ó Proinntigh meaning ‘bestower’. Posts with the name...

Bronwyn

Bronwyn Meaning and Origin The name Bronwyn is a girl's name meaning "white breast" and is of Irish origin.  Posts with the name Bronwyn: 10 Unique and Absolutely Adorable Twin Names for Girls 20 of the Preppiest Names for Girls 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve...

Brooke

Brooke is an English name meaning: “small stream”.

Brookelle

Brookelle is an invented name that may be a derivative of the English name Brooke or a combination of Brooke and Kelly. 

Bruna

(Italian) brown. 

Brynslee

Brynslee is an invented name that is a combination of the names Brynn and Leigh.

Bryony

(Greek) flower name.

Caia

Caia Meaning and Origin The name Caia is a girl's name meaning "to rejoice" and is of Latin origin.  Posts with the name Caia:  40 Breathtaking Boho Chic Earthy Names for Girls

Caitriona

Caitriona Meaning and Origin A popular Scottish choice pronounced "Katrina" is the Gaelic form of Katherine.  The name Caitriona is a girl's name meaning "pure" and is of Scottish origin.  Posts with the name Caitriona: Rare and Unique Scottish Baby Names Straight...

Calandra

Calandra Meaning and Origin Calandra is a girl's name of Greek origin, meaning “lark.” Larks are cheerful and free, and naming a little girl Calandra might help her grow into a free-spirited woman. Posts with the name Calandra: 50 Stunningly Unique Greek Girl Names...

Caliana

Caliana Meaning and Origin The name Caliana is a girl's name meaning "castle or tower" and is of Arabic origin. Posts with the name Caliana: 100 Girl Names You Haven’t Heard Of 100 Pretty Unique Names for Girls Flying Under the Radar

Calista

(Latin, Greek) Fairest, most beautiful.

Calixta

Calixta Meaning and Origin Calixta is a girl's name meaning "most beautiful" and is of Greek origin.  Posts with the name Calixta:  25 Super Badass Names for Tough Fierce Baby Girls

Calla

Calla is a Greek girl’s name meaning: “beauty”.

Callia

Callia Meaning and Origin Callia is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "beautiful voice". A variant of Calliope. It is also a genus of longhorn beetles of the subfamily Lamiinae. Posts with the name Callia: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever...

Callie

Callie is a Greek name meaning: “beautiful”.

Calliope

Calliope is a Greek name meaning: “beautiful voice”.

Calluna

Calluna Meaning and Origin The name Calluna is a girl's name meaning "flower" and is of English from Greek origin.  Posts with the name Calluna: 100 Girl Names You Haven’t Heard Of 60 Hippie Baby Names For Your Little Boho Baby

Calypso

Calypso Meaning and Origin Calypso is a girl's name meaning "conceal" and is of Greek origin. Posts with the name Calypso: Stylish Names for Girls That Are Worthy Of The Runway

Cambria

Cambria is a Latin girls place name meaning: “Wales”.

Cambrielle

Cambrielle is an invented girl’s name that is a combination of the names Cameron and Brielle

Camelia

Camelia Meaning and Origin The name Camelia is a girl's name meaning "beloved" and is of Spanish origin.  Posts with the name Camelia: 100 Forgotten Vintage Names for Girls and Boys 60 Old Fashion Girl Names That Grandma Will Love

Camilla

Camilla is a Latin girl’s name meaning: “young ceremonial acolyte”.

Camille

Camille Meaning and Origin Camille is a girl's name meaning "young ceremonial attendant" and is of French origin. Current Popularity: #264. Posts with the name Camille: 50 French Baby Names Inspired by Emily In Paris 30 Classic Names for Girls That Never Go Out of...

Camora

Camora is a girl’s invented name

Canna

Canna Meaning and Origin Canna is a girl’s name of Latin origin, meaning: “reed.” A name of a genus plant of brightly colored flowers, derived from Latin canna ‘reed’. Canna is a well-established given female name in Australia. Posts with the name Canna: 21 of The...

Caoimhe

Caoimhe Meaning and Origin The name Caoimhe is a girl's name meaning "gentle" and is of Irish origin. Pronounced: Kee-va or quee-va. From the same root as the masculine name Caoimhín Kevin.  Posts with the name Caoimhe: 25 Adorable Irish Names for Girls You'll Fall in...

Capria

(Italian) capstan, windlass.

Caprice

Caprice is a French girl’s name meaning: “whimsical”.

Capucine

Capucine Meaning and Origin Capucine is a girl's name meaning "cowled monk" and is of French origin. Posts with the name Capucine: 50 French Baby Names Inspired by Emily In Paris

Careen

Careen Meaning and Origin The name Careen is a girl's invented name. A modern name that first appeared in the novel Gone with the Wind, where it is borne by the sister of Scarlett O’Hara.

Carianna

Carianna is an invented girl’s name that is a combination of the names Carrie and Anna.

Carina

Latinate elaboration of feminine adjective cara, meaning: “beloved”

Carmela

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

Carnegie

Carnegie (kahr-NEG-ee) is a Scottish surname for girl’s meaning: “fort at the gap”.

Carola

Carola (Kehr-AHL-aa) is a Latin girl’s name meaning: “free man”.

Caroline

Caroline Meaning and Origin The name Caroline is a girl's name meaning "free man" and is of French origin. The name Caroline is the feminine form of Charles. Current Popularity: #71. Posts with the name Caroline: 127 Cute First and Middle Name Combinations 50 Southern...

Carys

Carys Meaning and Origin Carys is a girl’s name that’s already big in UK and Wales but hasn’t yet taken off anywhere else, and we’re in love with the way it sounds when pronounced properly, kah-RISS. Plus, it’s short and sweet, so no nickname is necessary. The name...

Casilda

Casilda Meaning and Origin A Spanish girl's name of uncertain meaning it was borne of an 11th-century saint. Posts with the name Casilda: 50 Exotic & Unique Names for Your Baby Girl

Caspia

Caspia Meaning and Origin Caspia is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "white". A feminine form of Caspian. Derived from the Latin term Caspii. The Caspian Sea, is the largest inland body of water in the world, lying between Russia and Asia. Posts with the name...

Cassana

Cassana Meaning and Origin Cassana is a girl's name of Italian origin, the meaning is unknown. Posts with the name Cassana: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Cassandra

Cassandra is a Greek name meaning: “prophetess”.

Cassia

Cassia is a Greek girls name meaning: “cinnamon”.

Cassiopeia

Cassiopeia (KAS-EE-UH-PEE-UH) is a Greek girl’s name possibly meaning: “cassia juice”.

Catalda

(Italian) surname Cataldo.

Catalina

Catalina Meaning and Origin Catalina is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "pure". Spanish form of a variation of the name Katherine. Current popularity: #178. Posts with the name Catalina: Space Baby Names for Girls 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever...

Caterina

Caterina is a Italian name meaning: “pure”

Ceara

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

Cece

Cece (see-see) is a Latin girl’s name meaning: “blind”.

Cecelia

Cecelia Meaning and Origin Cecelia is a girl’s name of Latin origin, meaning “blind.”  Posts with the name Cecelia: 60 Victorian Girls Names with Cute Nicknames

Cecilia

Cecilia Meaning and Origin Cecilia is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "blind". Derived from a Roman clan name and related to the Latin caecus. It is also the name of Saint Cecilia, the patron saint of music. Current popularity: #147. Posts with the name Cecilia:...

Cecily

Cecily (SIS-UH-LEE) is a Latin girl’s name meaning: “blind”.

Ceinwen

Ceinwen Meaning and Origin Ceinwen is a girl’s name meaning “lovely, blessed” and is of Welsh origin. From cain ‘fair, lovely’ and (g)wen ‘white, fair; blessed, holy.

Celestia

Celestia is a Latin name meaning: “heaven”.

Celestina

(French, Italian, Spanish) heavenly. 

Celine

Celine Meaning and Origin Celine is a girl's name meaning "heavenly" and is of French origin. Current Popularity: #458. Posts with the name Celine: 50 French Baby Names Inspired by Emily In Paris

Celise

Celise Meaning and Origin The name Celise is a girl's modern invented name. Posts with the name Celise: 100 Girl Names You Haven’t Heard Of

Cerelia

Cerelia Meaning and Origin Cerelia is a girl's name of Greek or Latin origin meaning "goddess of the harvest, springtime." Posts with the name Cerelia: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Ceres

Ceres Meaning and Origin Ceres is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "nourishment". Pronounced SAIR-ees. Ceres is the Roman goddess of agriculture.  Posts with the name Ceres: Space Baby Names for Girls 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Ceridwen

Ceridwen Meaning and Origin Ceridwen is a girl's name meaning "poetry, blessed" and is of Welsh origin. Derived from cerdd ‘poetry and (g)wen ‘white, fair; blessed, holy’. Ceridwen was an enchantress in Welsh medieval legend. Many modern pagans regard Ceridwen as the...

Cerise

Cerise is a French girl’s name meaning: “cherry”.

Chalice

Chalice is a girl’s name from a Latin word, meaning: “cup”.

Chandra

Chandra Meaning and Origin The name Chandra is a girl's name meaning "moon" and is of Sanskrit origin.  Posts with the name Chandra: 182 Cool And Unique Names For Girls 30 Uncommon Girl Names Baby Names That Mean Moon and Stars

Chantal

Chantal is a French girl’s name meaning: “stone”.

Chantilly

Chantilly Meaning and Origin Chantilly is a girl's name meaning "white" and is of French origin.  Posts with the name Chantilly: 50 Southern Baby Names That Are Charming and Timeless 50 Southern Girl Names That Are Charming & Sweet 100 Pretty Unique Names for...

Charis

Charis Meaning and Origin The name Charis is a girl's name meaning "grace" and is of Greek origin. From Greek kharis ‘grace’. A word used in early Christianity but was not used as a name after Christ or the Middle Ages.  Posts with the name Charis: 500 of the...

Charlene

Charlene Meaning and Origin Charlene is a girl's name meaning "free man" and is of English origin. Charlene is a feminine form of Charles. Posts with the name Charlene: Rockabilly Baby Names for Girls and Boys 60 Old Fashion Girl Names That Grandma Will...

Charlize

Charlize Meaning and Origin Charlize is a girl's name of French origin, meaning "free man." The feminization of Charles is derived from the German name Karl. Posts with the name Charlize: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Charlotte

Charlotte is a French name meaning: “free man”.

Cher

Cher Meaning and Origin Cher is a girl’s name meaning “dear” and is of French origin. A short form of Cheryl or any other names formed with Cher-. Influenced by French cher ‘dear’. Posts with the name Cher: 60 Short Unique Girl Names

Chiara

Chiara is a Italian name meaning: “Light, clear”.

Chimera

Chimera Meaning and Origin Chimera is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "she-goat."  Posts with the name Chimera: 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous Dark and Romantic Goth Baby Names

Chloe

Chloe Meaning and Origin Chloe is a girl's name meaning "blooming or green and flourishing" and is of Greek origin. Current Popularity: #27. Posts with the name Chloe: 50 French Baby Names Inspired by Emily In Paris

Christabel

Christabel Meaning and Origin Christabel is a girl's name of French and Latin origin meaning "beautiful Christ follower, beautiful Christian."  Posts with the name Christabel: 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous Dark and Romantic Goth Baby Names

Chrysalis

Chrysalis Meaning and Origin Chrysalis is a girl's name meaning "gold sheath" and is of Latin from Greek origin. This name comes from the metallic gold coloration that many butterfly pupae have.  Posts with the name Chrysalis: Gorgeous Long and Unique Elaborate Names...

Ciara

Ciara Meaning and Origin Ciara is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "little dark one". The feminine form of Ciaran, from the Irish ciar meaning “dark”. A popular name in Ireland. Posts with the name Ciara: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever...

Ciela

Ciela Meaning and Origin The name Ciela is a girl's name meaning "sky or heaven" and is of Spanish origin. Not only is the name an adorable option for parents expecting a baby girl, but its literal meaning of heaven makes it an even more desirable option. Posts with...

Circe

Circe is a Greek name meaning: “bird”.

Citrine

Citrine Meaning and Origin Citrine is a girl's quartz gemstone name. Citrine is a gemstone rarely found in nature; its tawny color often causes the gem to be confused with topaz.  Posts with the name Citrine: 25 Sparkling Off Beat Gemstone Names For Girls

Claire

Claire is a French name meaning: “clear, bright”.

Clara

Clara is a Latin name meaning: “clear or bright”.

Clarinda

Clarinda Meaning and Origin Clarinda is a girl’s name of Latin origin, meaning “bright, clear.”  Posts with the name Clarinda: 60 Victorian Girls Names with Cute Nicknames

Clarissa

Clarissa Meaning and Origin Clarissa is a girl’s name meaning “bright, clear” and is of German origin. Current Popularity: #909. Posts with the name Clarissa: Adorable German Names You Should Consider 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever...

Claudia

Claudia is a Latin name meaning: “enclosure”.

Clelia

(Italian) famous.

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