One Syllable Girl Names & Meanings

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Bay

Berry

Latin

Bea

A diminutive of Beatrice.

English

#2,429 (0.0012%)  
Belle

Beautiful

French

#863 (0.0171%)  
Bess

A diminutive form of Elizabeth, “to the Lord I consecrate thee.”

Beth

House

Hebrew

#2,153 (0.0017%)  
Bette

God's promise; God is my oath

Hebrew

Blaire

Plain, field

Scottish

#806 (0.019%)  
Blake

Black or pale

English

#270 (0.084%)  
Blanche

White, pure

German

Blue

The Color

American

#2,973 (0.0005%)  
Bree

Noble

Irish

#1,505 (0.0049%)  
Brie

Marshland

Latin

#2,005 (0.0021%)  
Brooke

Small stream

English

#194 (0.11%)  
Brynn

Hilled area

Welsh

#292 (0.0774%)  
Cass

Man's defender

Greek

Chelle

Chalk landing place; who resembles God?

Hebrew

Claire

Clear and bright

French

#49 (0.3187%)  
Clove

Nail

Latin

Dawn

The first appearance of light, daybreak

English

#1,752 (0.0033%)  
Doe

Gift of God

Greek

Dove
#3,519 (0.0004%)  
Elle

She

French

#363 (0.057%)  
Eve

Life, animal

Latin

#415 (0.0505%)  
Faith

Devotion

English

#120 (0.1771%)  
Fawn

Young deer

French

Faye

Loyalty; belief

French

#662 (0.0266%)  
Fern

Fern

English

#1,444 (0.0054%)  
Fleur

Flower

French

Gem

Gem, jewel

Latin

Grace

Gracious one

English

#24 (0.4894%)  
Greer

Scottish

#1,989 (0.0023%)  
Grey

Grey-haired

English

#2,249 (0.0015%)  
Hope

Desire to be

English

#245 (0.0912%)  
Jade

Precious stone

English

#109 (0.1936%)  
Jane

God is gracious

Hebrew

#285 (0.0801%)  
Jean

God is gracious

Hebrew

#1,990 (0.0023%)  
Jewel

Plaything, delight

French

#779 (0.0201%)  
Joan

God is gracious

Hebrew

#1,460 (0.0052%)  
Joy

Happiness

Latin

#344 (0.062%)  
June

Month of June

Latin

#236 (0.0955%)  
Kai

The sea

Polynesian

#801 (0.0192%)  
Kate

Pure

English

#277 (0.0827%)  
Kaye

Pure

Greek

Lace

French

Lake
#2,409 (0.0012%)  
Lark

English

#2,890 (0.0006%)  
Leigh

Delicate; weary; meadow or pasture

Hebrew

#2,876 (0.0006%)  
Liv

Defense

Scandinavian

#647 (0.0276%)  
Lou

A sometime diminutive or pet form of Louise.

#2,655 (0.0009%)  
Love

Love, affection

English

#1,312 (0.0068%)  
Lux

Light

Greek

#2,125 (0.0018%)  
Luz

Light

Spanish

#911 (0.0154%)  
Lynne

Pretty

Spanish

Mae

The fifth month

English

#516 (0.0384%)  
Maeve

Intoxicating

Irish

#325 (0.0682%)  
Maude

Woman from Magdala; mighty in battle

Hebrew

#2,981 (0.0005%)  
Mauve

Mallow plant

French

May

The fifth month

English

#1,585 (0.0044%)  
Nell

Horn; sun ray, shining light

Latin

#2,397 (0.0012%)  
Neve

Snow

Latin

#1,819 (0.003%)  
Niamh
#2,639 (0.0009%)  
Nyx

Night

Greek

Paige

Young servant

English

#205 (0.1037%)  
Peace

English

#2,611 (0.0009%)  
Pearl

Pearl

Latin

#603 (0.0305%)  
Praise
#2,587 (0.0009%)  
Prue

Caution, discretion

Latin

Queen

Queen

English

#876 (0.0168%)  
Quinn

Descendent of Conn

Irish

#83 (0.2452%)  
Reese

Enthusiasm

Welsh

#153 (0.1289%)  
Rose

Rose flower

English

#121 (0.1764%)  
Rue

Regret

English

#2,986 (0.0005%)  
Ruth

Friend

Hebrew

#258 (0.0882%)  
Sage

Sage plant

English

#299 (0.0761%)  
Sky

English

#797 (0.0193%)  
Skye

Isle of Skye

English

#402 (0.0513%)  
Sloane

Raid

Irish

#177 (0.1166%)  
Snow

Frozen Rain

English

#2,489 (0.0011%)  
Star

English

#1,739 (0.0034%)  
Swan
Tess

Late summer

Greek

#1,159 (0.0088%)  
Vale

Strong, healthy

Latin

#3,136 (0.0004%)  
Wren

English

#450 (0.046%)  

If you’re looking for something short and sweet, check out one syllable girl names. Whether you love frilly finds or simple picks, there are plenty of one syllable baby girl names to choose from. From bird names like Wren and Lark to colorful choices like Blue and Mauve, there is no shortage of fun finds.

There are a number of popular one syllable girl names like Grace, Claire, and Quinn. Virtue names are also on the rise with Faith and Hope working their way up the charts. Rose is a popular floral find while Jade keeps things shiny as a gemstone name that parents are loving. You’d be surprised to see how many popular picks are one syllable sweethearts.

For parents looking for something less popular, venture into the treasure trove of rare one syllable girl names. There are vintage finds like Maude and Bess as well as modern mavens like Sky and Chelle. Word name lovers will be head over heels for Praise and Love while nature names like Dove and Fawn are delightfully unique. Rare one syllable girl names also make exciting middle name picks if you’re looking for a splash of fun.

With one syllable girl names, you can find soft sweethearts as well as pint-sized princesses bursting with energy. Whether you’re more in-tune with June or jumping over Joy, one syllable girl names have something for every baby name style.