Exotic girl names come from all corners of the globe and are brimming with unique style and meaning. Giving your daughter an exotic name will guarantee that she will leave a mark on everyone she meets. Furthermore, a good name can also instill confidence in a child. So whether you’re looking for a name to honor your roots or just love the sound of exotic names, we are sure you’ll find something on this list that’s enchanting enough to bestow on your little girl. Here are 25 names with an exotic ring that any little girl will love to go by.
♀ Birch (Icelandic)
Bjork is an unusual name that evokes the mystery and wonder of Scandinavian lands and would be a good fit for a young adventurous spirit.
You may also like: Bolsena, Bardot, Bronte
♀ Cowled monk (French)
Although the meaning sounds a bit dull, the name itself doesn’t sound boring at all – there’s nothing plain about this French girl name that can be found on the playgrounds in Paris, oh la la.
You may also like: Catalda, Corisande, Calypso
♀ Foreign truth (Spanish)
Elvira’s somewhat goth history puts many people off using it, but the name has beautiful exotic, delicate femininity about it, the like of which is missing in many modern names.
You may also like: Eithne, Ekaterina, Efia
♀ From Isauria (Latin)
A truly distinctive exotic name that will sound great – and maybe turn a few heads – when you call out to your little one in the playground.
You may also like: Inaya, Indra, Inga
♀ Street (French)
Tres chic and French, you certainly would be hard-pressed to find many other little girls with this name in the same school, let alone in the same city!
You may also like: Lesedi, Ligia, Lisha
♀ Plain (Scottish)
Although the meaning isn’t that appealing, the name itself has a cool, exotic feel. Machara is a rare Scottish name that we think deserves a second glance. It’s a vibrant and resonant name that has a warm and direct sound.
You may also like: Mabilia, Makeda, Martedi
⚥ Who is like god (Russian)
Similar to the popular girl’s name Mila but with a more exotic twist, this unisex name is such a fun, unexpected baby girl name — we just love it.
You may also like: Massima, Margaux, Mahalia
♀ Purpose mother of Shaka (African)
So many parents are favoring either short names or those ending with an A, so Nia the best of both worlds and is a great option for anyone looking for something absolutely exotic and unique.
You may also like: Nyree, Noir, Nuala
⚥ Defender of men (Russian) #605
A unisex name that’s brimming with courage and strength, so it’s a great choice if these are qualities you’d like in your little one.
You may also like: Sabra, Saada, Shanta
♀ Peacefulness (Hebrew)
Shula is a short form of Shulamit, adopted in the English-speaking world as an independent name. While Shula looks old-fashioned, it’s classy and strong while maintaining the vibrancy of youth about it.
You may also like: Shura, Shira, Shifra
♀ Solemn (French)
Solange is such a classy and unexpected name for a baby girl. It’s sweet and exotic. French names are so trendy right now, and “Lani” is a cute nickname.
You may also like: Solanine, Socorro, Sunniva
♀ Treasure, jewel (Japanese)
Definitely one of the most exotic and of the strongest sounding names on this list which might be perfect for the new jewel of your life.
You may also like: Talitha, Tamara, Thara
♀ Foreign women (Russian)
Varvara’s got a carefree exotic, wild and adventurous vibe but rolls off the tongue so softly. It’s a serious “V”-name contender.
You may also like: Violette, Varese, Veronique
♀ Jasmine (Persian)
Pronounced hah-SEEN-tah or yahz-MEEN, derived from the Persian word yasamen, this name sounds familiar yet exotic – it could be an inspired choice if you’re looking for a flower name with a twist.
You may also like: Ynez, Yoko, Yani