Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Adelina

Noble kind; small winged one

Latin

#518 (0.0384%)  
Adria

From Hadria

Latin

#2,166 (0.0017%)  
Aiko

Little loved one

Japanese

#2,675 (0.0008%)  
Akira

Bright, Clear

Japanese

#1,065 (0.0109%)  
Alessia

Help, aid; man's defender

Greek

#555 (0.0349%)  
Alexa

Defender of man

Greek

#90 (0.221%)  
Alice

Of nobility

German

#71 (0.2652%)  
Alika

Most beautiful

African

Alina

Noble one

German

#155 (0.1282%)  
Allegra

Cheerful

Italian

#1,982 (0.0023%)  
Alma

Nourishing, kind; soul; young woman; learned

Modern

#610 (0.0302%)  
Amaka

Precious

African

Amali

Hope

African

Amaris

Promised by God

Hebrew

#829 (0.0181%)  
Amaya

Night rain or the end

Japanese, Spanish

#129 (0.1632%)  
Amelia

Work

German

#8 (0.8954%)  
Amina

Truthful one

Arabic

#290 (0.079%)  
Amity

Friendship, harmony

Latin

#2,667 (0.0008%)  
Ana

Gracious one

Hebrew

#206 (0.1035%)  
Anaya

Free

Indian (Sanskrit)

#421 (0.0502%)  
Angelina

Messenger of God

Italian

#229 (0.0967%)  
Arabella

Answered prayer

Latin

#169 (0.1213%)  
Aria

Vocal solo

English

#19 (0.5382%)  
Ariana

Most holy

Latin

#68 (0.27%)  
Ariceli

Altar of heaven; heavenly homemaker

Latin

Ariel

Lion of God

Hebrew

#151 (0.1298%)  
Autumn

Season of harvest

English

#77 (0.2526%)  
Ava

To live

Latin

#3 (1.0863%)  
Aviana
#384 (0.0533%)  
Ayanna

Beautiful flower

African

#996 (0.0128%)  
Ayira

Chosen

African

Ayla

Terebinth tree

Hebrew

#184 (0.1133%)  
Bree

Noble

Irish

#1,505 (0.0049%)  
Brenna

Little drop of water; raven or black-haired

Gaelic

#987 (0.0131%)  
Calla

Beautiful

Greek

#1,563 (0.0044%)  
Camila

Young religious servant

Spanish

#18 (0.5429%)  
Catalina

Pure

Spanish

#232 (0.0962%)  
Charlotte

Free man

French

#6 (0.9419%)  
Chloe

Green sprout

Greek

#25 (0.4823%)  
Ciara

Black

Spanish

#949 (0.0142%)  
Clara

Bright and clear

Latin

#102 (0.2089%)  
Cora

Maiden

Greek

#73 (0.2601%)  
Davina

Beloved

Scottish

#675 (0.0257%)  
Dominique

Lord

Latin

#1,476 (0.0051%)  
Eliana

My God has answered

Hebrew

#84 (0.2449%)  
Eliza

God is my oath

English

#128 (0.1634%)  
Elizabeth

God is my oath

Hebrew

#13 (0.6196%)  
Ella

Other goddess

Hebrew

#15 (0.5863%)  
Elodie

Marsh flower

Greek

#934 (0.0145%)  
Emma

Whole or universal

German

#1 (1.3602%)  
Esmeralda

Emerald

Spanish

#354 (0.0587%)  
Eva

Life

Hebrew

#75 (0.2571%)  
Ever

Always

American

#1,855 (0.0028%)  
Everly

From the boar meadow

English

#53 (0.3134%)  
Faith

Devotion

English

#120 (0.1771%)  
Fiona

Fair or white

Scottish

#216 (0.1006%)  
Freya

Lady

Scandinavian

#259 (0.0879%)  
Gabriella

God is my strength

Italian

#70 (0.2671%)  
Gemma

Precious stone

Italian

#220 (0.0984%)  
Grace

Gracious one

English

#24 (0.4894%)  
Graciela

Favor; blessing

Latin

#1,439 (0.0055%)  
Halle

Home ruler

German

#809 (0.0189%)  
Haniyah

A place to rest; to be happy

Hebrew

Hazel

Hazelnut tree

English

#42 (0.3578%)  
Hazina

Good

African

Holly

The holly tree

English

#482 (0.0419%)  
Honor

Woman of honor

Latin

#1,717 (0.0035%)  
Hope

Desire to be

English

#245 (0.0912%)  
Indy

Independent or Indian

American

#1,874 (0.0027%)  
Isla

Island

Scottish

#82 (0.247%)  
Ivy

Ivy plant

English

#86 (0.2366%)  
Jessa

He sees

Hebrew

#1,017 (0.0121%)  
Joy

Happiness

Latin

#344 (0.062%)  
Kaia

Pure

Scandinavian

#304 (0.0745%)  
Karina

Love

Scandinavian

#573 (0.0336%)  
Kayin

Long-Awaited Child

African

Kenya

Striped one

African

#1,015 (0.0122%)  
Kiara

Black

Irish

#327 (0.067%)  
Kijana

Youth

African

Kira

Black

Irish

#364 (0.0566%)  
Laila

Night

Arabic

#179 (0.1151%)  
Lela

Black beauty

African

#1,424 (0.0055%)  
Liliana

Lily flower

English

#107 (0.2013%)  
Lily

Lily flower

English

#31 (0.4153%)  
Lucia

Of the light

Italian

#180 (0.1148%)  
Lucy

Of the light

English

#51 (0.3169%)  
Luziana

Light

Spanish

Lydia

From Lydia

Greek

#89 (0.2312%)  
Madeline

Woman from Magdala

English

#99 (0.2109%)  
Maisie

“A little pearl.” A diminutive form of Margaret.

Scottish

#481 (0.042%)  
Malia

Of the sea

Polynesian

#246 (0.0911%)  
Malina

Peace

Polynesian

#1,358 (0.0062%)  
Marina

From the sea

Latin

#644 (0.0277%)  
Mariposa

Butterfly

Spanish

Maya

Dream

Indian (Sanskrit)

#61 (0.2819%)  
Mira

Wonderful; peace; propserous

Spanish

#448 (0.0463%)  
Nalo

Lovable

African

Naomi

Pleasant one

Hebrew

#64 (0.277%)  
Natalie

Christmas Day

French

#39 (0.3709%)  
Nayeli

I love you

Native American

#395 (0.0518%)  
Nia

Lustrous; goal, purpose

African

#455 (0.0454%)  
Nina

Little girl

Spanish

#315 (0.0704%)  
Noel

Christmas

French

#1,070 (0.0109%)  
Noelani

Mist of heaven

Polynesian

#1,446 (0.0054%)  
Noelle

Christmas Day

French

#221 (0.0983%)  
Nora

Honorable one

Latin

#30 (0.4221%)  
Olivia

Olive tree

Latin

#2 (1.3044%)  
Paloma

Dove

Latin

#870 (0.017%)  
Penelope

Weaver

Greek

#26 (0.4712%)  
Phaedra

Bright

Greek

Quintessa

Fifth

Latin

Rania

She is singing; queen

Indian (Sanskrit)

#1,626 (0.0041%)  
Riley

Rye clearing

Irish

#28 (0.435%)  
Romy

Latin

#1,586 (0.0044%)  
Rosalie

Rose flower

French

#201 (0.1055%)  
Ruby

Red gemstone

English

#74 (0.2578%)  
Sadie

Princess

Hebrew

#87 (0.2363%)  
Safiyah

Friend; pure

African

#3,280 (0.0004%)  
Sage

Sage plant

English

#299 (0.0761%)  
Sakura

Cherry blossom

Japanese

#2,083 (0.0019%)  
Salma

Peace; helmet of God; safe

Hebrew

#739 (0.0214%)  
Samira

Evening conversationalist

Arabic

#830 (0.0181%)  
Sefarina

Gentle wind

Spanish

Selena

Moon

Spanish

#243 (0.0932%)  
Senalda

A sign

Spanish

Sienna

Reddish brown

English

#183 (0.1138%)  
Skye

Isle of Skye

English

#402 (0.0513%)  
Solana

Sunlight; eastern wind

Spanish

#1,530 (0.0047%)  
Sophia

Wisdom

Greek

#5 (1.0138%)  
Stella

Celestial star

Latin

#38 (0.3727%)  
Sunny

Sunshine; happy, cheerful temperament

English

#822 (0.0182%)  
Tatiana

Russian

#664 (0.0265%)  
Tessa

Harvest

Greek

#238 (0.0943%)  
Thea

Gift of God

Greek

#265 (0.0863%)  
Valentina

Strong and healthy

Latin

#81 (0.2478%)  
Vera

Truth and faith

Latin

#250 (0.0904%)  
Verity

Truth

Latin

#1,639 (0.004%)  
Vienna

Forest stream

Latin

#763 (0.0205%)  
Violet

Violet flower

English

#43 (0.3489%)  
Willow

Willow tree

English

#62 (0.2818%)  
Ximena

He has heard

Spanish

#116 (0.1852%)  
Yara

Water lady; small butterfly

Arabic

#626 (0.0289%)  
Ynes

Pure, holy; chaste

Spanish

Zara

Blooming flower

English

#247 (0.0911%)  
Zariah

Radiance

Arabic

#419 (0.0504%)  
Zoey

Life

Greek

#29 (0.4288%)  
Zuna

To be sweet

African

With so many to choose from, it’s natural to seek only the best girl names for your baby. While the best girl names are subjective, we’ve gathered up names that speak to us in one way or another to hopefully inspire your name journey. Each name has its own story and wonderful associations, so let’s check out the best baby girl names to learn theirs.

When it comes to the best girl names, ones with great meanings are at the top of our list. We adore a good meaning because it carries with your little one for life. Meanings are so important to us that they’ve inspired our daughters’ names. Paloma’s meaning of “dove” fits her peaceful nature perfectly, and the virtue name Faith’s meaning has always been dear to us. Other names with great meanings are Valentina, meaning “strong and healthy,” and Ariel, meaning “lion of God.” For the best baby girl names, great meanings are always winners in our book.

In addition to great meanings, the best girl names also have great associations. Holly and Noel are two names we love for their association with Christmas. Joy and Sunny also win us over with their good vibes since nothing is better than a name that automatically makes you feel happy, right? And since we’re lovers of all things natural, you shouldn’t be surprised to see many nature girl names on our best girl names list either. Willow wins us over with her casual, relaxed feel, and Violet transports us to a field of flowers which is never a bad thing.

We’ve included many timeless classics on our list of the best baby girl names like Lydia and Clara, as well as newer, modern finds like Riley and Everly. Each style has its own perks, and we can’t get enough of them! We’ve also included precious little girl names that are right at home around the tea party table like Charlotte, Olivia, and Alice.

While we love our list of the best girl names, yours may vary, and that’s perfectly okay. What are some picks you think are worthy of joining the list?