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200+ Beautiful Girl Names (Unique and Classic!)

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Last Updated on 06/04/2024 by Nell Marie

Congratulations mama and/or daddy on the new little one on its way! I see you’re looking for beautiful girl names and you’ve come to the right place!

My name is Nell Marie and I’m the author of this website, Pribbles, which is known for it’s extensive baby name lists!

I love to share the names I uncover, whether unique, or vintage, sweet, or beautiful, strong, or even unisex and I’m so glad you’re here to see what I’ve found for you today!

In this article, we go over 149 beautiful and adorable names for girls!

Nothing unisex about this list!

If you love adorably sweet and beautiful, this is the name list for you.

I have three boys and never got to name a girl, so I just adore being able to put these lists together for you.

So, no more small talk! Let’s hop into the list, shall we?

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Beautiful Girl Names

Now, mind you, what constitutes a beautiful name is very subjective. What I love and think is a beautiful name you may think otherwise.

This is why I researched and gathered 149 options.

Not to overwhelm you with options, but rather, to give you plenty of choices so that you’re more apt to find at least one name you’d like.

149 Beautiful Names for Girls

Please note, while we researched each name, we cannot guarantee each origin or meaning and some names have multiple meanings and origin stories. I’d advise you Google any name you are interested in with “meaning” or “origin” behind it to see all the possible meanings and origins – if the meaning and origin of the name is important to you.

Freya:

Origin: Norse

Meaning: Named after the Norse goddess of love, beauty, and fertility.

Gabriella:

Origin: Italian

Meaning: Feminine form of Gabriel, meaning “God is my strength.”

Gemma:

Origin: Italian

Meaning: Meaning gem or precious stone.

Genevieve:

Origin: French

Meaning: Derived from the Germanic elements “kuni” (kin, family) and “wefa” (wife), meaning “kinship” or “tribe woman.”

Giselle:

Origin: Germanic

Meaning: Derived from the Germanic elements “gisil” (pledge, hostage) and “wila” (will), meaning “pledge or oath.”

Grace:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Refers to elegance, kindness, and divine grace.

Gwendolyn:

Origin: Welsh

Meaning: Derived from the elements “gwen” (fair, blessed) and “dolyn” (ring), meaning “fair or blessed ring.”

Harper:

Origin: English

Meaning: Refers to a harp player or someone who plays the harp.

Haven:

Origin: English

Meaning: Signifying a safe place or a sheltered harbor.

Hazel:

Origin: English

Meaning: Named after the hazel tree or the hazelnut. It can also mean “light brown.”

Imogen:

Origin: Celtic

Meaning: Possibly derived from the Celtic words “ing” (maiden) and “gwen” (fair, white), meaning “maiden” or “beloved child.”

Iris:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Named after the Greek goddess of the rainbow. It also means “rainbow” in Greek.

Isabella:

Origin: Italian

Meaning: A variation of Elizabeth, meaning “my God is an oath” or “consecrated to God.”

Isla:

Origin: Scottish

Meaning: Refers to an island.

Ivy:

Origin: English

Meaning: Named after the climbing plant. It symbolizes fidelity.

Jasmine:

Origin: Persian

Meaning: Named after the fragrant flower. It symbolizes love and beauty.

Jessamine:

Origin: Persian

Meaning: A variant of Jasmine, also referring to the fragrant flower.

Jocelyn:

Origin: Germanic

Meaning: Derived from the elements “gos” (god) and “lin” (soft, tender), meaning “God is gracious.”

Josephine:

Origin: French

Meaning: Feminine form of Joseph, meaning “God will add” or “God will increase.”

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Juliet:

Origin: English

Meaning: A variant of Julia, meaning youthful or downy.

June:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Named after the month of June. It could also be derived from the Roman goddess Juno.

Juniper:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Named after the juniper tree. It symbolizes protection and healing.

Kalista:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: A variant of Callista, meaning most beautiful.

Katalina:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: A variant of Katherine, meaning pure.

Kira:

Origin: Russian

Meaning: Meaning leader or ruler in Russian. It is also a variant of Cyrus, meaning sun.

Lark:

Origin: English

Meaning: Refers to the bird known for its melodious song.

Lavender:

Origin: English

Meaning: Named after the fragrant plant. It symbolizes calmness and serenity.

Leona:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Meaning lioness. It symbolizes strength and courage.

Lila:

Origin: Arabic

Meaning: A variant of Leila, meaning night.

Lily:

Origin: English

Meaning: Named after the flower lily. It symbolizes purity and beauty.

Lorelei:

Origin: German

Meaning: Meaning alluring or seductive. In German folklore, Lorelei is a beautiful siren or mermaid associated with a rock on the Rhine River.

Lucy:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Derived from the name Lucia, meaning light.

Lumi:

Origin: Finnish

Meaning: Meaning snow.

Luna:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Meaning moon. It is associated with the Roman goddess of the moon.

Lyra:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Named after the lyre, a musical instrument. It is also a constellation.

Madeline:

Origin: English

Meaning: A variant of Magdalene, meaning woman from Magdala. It can also mean high tower.

Maeve:

Origin: Irish

Meaning: Meaning intoxicating or she who intoxicates.

Magnolia:

Origin: English

Meaning: Named after the flowering tree. It symbolizes beauty and perseverance.

Marigold:

Origin: English

Meaning: Named after the golden flower. It symbolizes passion and creativity.

Matilda:

Origin: Germanic

Meaning: Meaning mighty in battle.

Maya:

Origin: Sanskrit

Meaning: Derived from the Sanskrit word “may” which means illusion or magic. It can also be a variant of Maia, the name of a Roman goddess of spring.

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Meadow:

Origin: English

Meaning: Refers to a field or pasture.

Mia:

Origin: Italian

Meaning: A diminutive of Maria, meaning “mine” or “bitter.”

Mila:

Origin: Slavic

Meaning: Derived from the Slavic element “milu,” meaning gracious, dear.

Mira:

Origin: Slavic

Meaning: Means peace or world in Slavic languages. It also has roots in Sanskrit, where it means “ocean” or “sea.”

Natalie:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Meaning “born on Christmas Day” or simply “birthday.”

Nora:

Origin: Irish

Meaning: A diminutive of Honora or Eleanor, meaning light.

Nova:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Meaning new or young.

Olivia:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Feminine form of Oliver, meaning olive tree.

Opal:

Origin: Sanskrit

Meaning: Named after the precious gemstone. It symbolizes hope, purity, and innocence.

Ophelia:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Meaning help or aid.

Penelope:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Meaning weaver. In Greek mythology, Penelope was the wife of Odysseus.

Persephone:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Meaning destroyer of light. In Greek mythology, Persephone is the goddess of the underworld.

Petal:

Origin: English

Meaning: Named after the delicate parts of a flower.

Poppy:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Named after the vibrant red flower. It symbolizes remembrance.

Primrose:

Origin: English

Meaning: Named after the early spring flower.

Quinn:

Origin: Irish

Meaning: Meaning descendant of Conn, referring to intelligence and wisdom.

Raina:

Origin: Slavic

Meaning: Meaning queen.

Ramona:

Origin: Spanish

Meaning: Feminine form of Ramon, meaning wise protector.

Rosalind:

Origin: Germanic

Meaning: Meaning gentle horse. It is also associated with the Latin words “rosa” (rose) and “linda” (beautiful).

Rose:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Named after the flower. It symbolizes love and beauty.

Ruby:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Named after the precious gemstone. It symbolizes love and passion.

Sabrina:

Origin: Celtic

Meaning: Possibly derived from the River Severn in England. The name’s meaning is uncertain.

Sadie:

Origin: Hebrew

Meaning: A diminutive of Sarah, meaning princess.

Sage:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Refers to a wise and knowledgeable person.

Scarlett:

Origin: English

Meaning: Named after the vibrant red color.

Selene:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Named after the Greek goddess of the moon.

Seraphim:

Origin: Hebrew

Meaning: Refers to the highest order of angels in Christian theology.

Seraphina:

Origin: Hebrew

Meaning: A feminine form of Seraphim, meaning fiery ones.

Serenity:

Origin: English

Meaning: Refers to a state of tranquility and peace.

Siena:

Origin: Italian

Meaning: Named after the city in Italy.

Sofia:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Meaning wisdom.

Solstice:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Refers to the astronomical event marking the longest or shortest day of the year.

Starling:

Origin: English

Meaning: Named after the bird known for its singing.

Stella:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Meaning star.

Sunflower:

Origin: English

Meaning: Named after the sun-following flower. It symbolizes adoration and loyalty.

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Talia:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Meaning blooming or flourishing.

Tessa:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: A diminutive of Theresa, meaning to harvest or gather.

Thalia:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Meaning blooming or blossoming.

Thea:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Meaning goddess or divine.

Trinity:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Refers to the concept of the Holy Trinity in Christianity.

Unity:

Origin: English

Meaning: Refers to oneness or harmony.

Ursula:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Meaning little bear.

Valencia:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Named after the city in Spain. It also means valor or strength.

Valentina:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Feminine form of Valentine, meaning strength, health.

Vera:

Origin: Russian

Meaning: Meaning faith.

Vespera:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Refers to the evening star.

Violet:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Named after the flower. It symbolizes modesty and faithfulness.

Vivienne:

Origin: Latin

Meaning: A variant of Vivian, meaning alive or lively.

Waverly:

Origin: English

Meaning: Refers to a meadow of quivering aspens.

Willow:

Origin: English

Meaning: Named after the willow tree. It symbolizes grace and flexibility.

Wren:

Origin: English

Meaning: Refers to the small, bird-like songbird.

Xanthe:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Meaning yellow or blonde.

Yara:

Origin: Arabic

Meaning: Meaning small butterfly.

Yasmin:

Origin: Persian

Meaning: A variant of Jasmine, meaning gift from God.

Zara:

Origin: Arabic

Meaning: Meaning princess or flower.

Zephyra:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Meaning west wind.

Zinnia:

Origin: German

Meaning: Named after the flower. It symbolizes thoughts of absent friends.

Zoe:

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Meaning life.

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50 First and Middle Name Options

Abigail Faith

Addison Grace

Amelia Jade

Aria Nicole

Aubrey Claire

Aurora Rose

Aurora Skye

Ava Rose

Bella Rose

Brooklyn Joy

Chloe Elise

Clara Elizabeth

Delilah Kate

Elaina Joy

Ella Madison

Ellie Sophia

Emma Kate

Everly Anne

Gabriella Marie

Grace Isabelle

Hannah Rose

Harper Lynn

Hazel Grace

Isabella Mae

Kennedy Paige

Layla Mae

Leah Catherine

Lila Grace

Lily Harper

Lucy Mae

Madelyn Grace

Maya Elise

Natalie Hope

Nora James

Olivia Grace

Paisley Rae

Penelope Jane

Peyton Grace

Piper Quinn

Riley Faith

Ruby Claire

Savannah Brooke

Scarlett Ann

Scarlett Eve

Serenity Faith

Sophia Claire

Stella Marie

Vivian Rose

Zoe Taylor

Zoey Juliet


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My Favorite Girl Name Combos

Story Lane

Lanie Lorelei

Esti Amberly

Clover Evren

Violet Mae

Georgie James

Meadow Lynn

Nella Bluebell

Goldie Rue

Nia June

Honey Melrose

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Wrapping up the beautiful name list


The world of beautiful girl names is a vast and enchanting realm, filled with timeless classics, trendy choices, and unique gems.

As we’ve explored a curated list of 50 exquisite combinations, it becomes so obvious that a name is not just a label but an expression of identity and character.

Whether inspired by nature, literature, or family traditions, each name carries its own story and resonates with a certain grace.

As you go on the journey of selecting the perfect name for your baby, you are presented with many options that reflect the diversity of cultures, meanings, and aesthetics that you may be looking for to call your baby girl!

Happy baby naming.

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