It’s a girl! Which means it's time to pick out the perfect baby girl name. Some parents love unisex names for their little girl, while others prefer captivating and elegant names. If mom and dad are in the market for an enchanting, charming, and gorgeous baby name, we have picked the best of the best.
Below, we have compiled a list of 25 baby girl names that will capture the heart of any parent. When searching for a baby name, many parents want to find a name that their little one will be proud of and that will fit her well. We have selected the best names to make anyone mom meets say “wow!” Some of these names are unique while others are common. Below, we have names with beautiful name meanings such as: most beautiful, wished-for-child, and like an angel.
We know that we have many names on here that moms and dads will fall in love with. Along with each name, we have given suggestions for middle names as well. Picking a baby name can be hard and even tiring, but we have narrowed down the best names out there to take all of the work out of it for mom and dad.
Sofia is a form of Sophia and is #16 in popularity for 2019. This name is far from uncommon, but we know that there are good reasons for that. Sofia is a lovely name that is fitting for any little girl. Sofia Grace, Sofia Taylor, Sofia Yasmin, Sofia Aurora, Sofia Gianna, and Sofia Camille are some first and middle names we love for this name. Whether your Sofia loves crafts or nerf guns, she will keep you on the edge of your seat with her desire to always be into everything. When Grandma hears this name, she will fall in love!
Genevieve is an elegant name with a lot of class, beauty, and sweetness. Genevieve is #156 on BabyCenter’s popularity chart for 2019. Genevieve means white wave. This name has been slowly climbing the popularity chart, but it is still not an overused name currently. Genna, Eve, and Ginny are nicknames often given to a little girl with the name Genevieve. This name is one we know Auntie will fall in love with. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Genevieve are: Genevieve Hazel, Genevieve Skye, Genevieve Amber, Genevieve Hannah, and Genevieve Elle. This name may be long, but its great for any little lady.
Anya meaning form of Anna-gracious is #611 in popularity for the year 2019. This name is far from being common, which can be a huge plus for many parents. Anya is another super sweet and short name that is also beautiful. Anya may not be easy for everyone to spell, but it is a name that will be remembered for its grace and beauty. Anya Elizabeth, Anya Samantha, Anya Josephine, Anya Charlotte, Anya Penelope, and Anya Laurel are some first and middle names that we love for this name. Dad will swoon over this name as soon as he hears it!
The name Calista means most beautiful, according to BabyCenter and we know your little Calista will live up to her name meaning. This name is #933 in popularity for 2019, so it is safe to say that there will probably not be many Calista’s in her graduating class. This name is unique, gorgeous and a perfect fit for any little lady. Calista Brooke, Calista Mae, Calista Elanor, Calista Elise, Calista Noelle, and Calista Daphne are some first and middle name ideas for this name that we think sound great. Grandpa will fall in love with this name the second he hears it!
Eloise is one of our favorite names out there. This name means a form of Lois and battle maiden, according to BabyCenter. Eloise is #310 in popularity for 2019 and is another great option for your little princess. This name is fun, girly, and super sweet. We know your future Eloise will be a leader who everyone looks up to. If you are curious about some first and middle name ideas for this name, we suggest: Eloise Jude, Eloise Willow, Eloise Natalia, Eloise Florence, and Eloise Melissa. This is a great name idea for people who like names that stand out. Your future Eloise will add to or complete your family perfectly.
Lilah, according to BabyCenter is #179 in popularity for 2019 and means form of Lilac or bluish. This name is super girly, fun, and glamorous. Lilah can also be spelled Lyla if you are curious about alternative name choices. Your Lilah will be a loving daughter, sweet sister, and a caring friend. Your little Lilah will win everybody’s hearts. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Lilah are: Lilah Kay, Lilah Isabella, Lilah Blair, Lilah Paisley, Lilah Serenity, Lilah Taylor, and Lilah Summer. She will light up your world and be the apple of your eye!
Mia, according to BabyCenter is Latin for mine or wished-for-child. This name is well loved, sitting at #7 in popularity for 2019. If you don’t mind common baby names, we think this is a great option. Mia is another short and sweet name that we can’t get enough of. Mia sounds gorgeous with the following middle names: Mia Ivy, Mia Felicity, Mia Jocelyn, Mia Cecile, Mia Hailey, Mia Coral, and Mia Caroline. Your Mia will be a loving daughter, fun sister, and a great friend to all. Your Mia will go far in her life because she goes after everything she sets her mind to.
Isadora is #1,402 on BabyCenter’s popularity chart and means gift of the moon. We love this name because it is uncommon, elegant and gorgeous. Issy and Is are common nicknames given to someone with this name. We know your future Isadora will be a sweet girl with a heart of gold. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Isadora are: Isadora Grace, Isadora Kate, Isadora Belle, Isadora Clare, Isadora Ruth and Isadora Giselle. Grandma will fall in love with this name when she hears it for the first time! Your little Isadora will be a confident little girl who will do great things in her life.
Meadow simply means Meadow and is #1,034 in popularity for 2019 according to BabyCenter. IF you are in the search for nature inspired, unique, rare, and/or gorgeous names, this one hits the nail on the head. Meadow is not a name typically shortened into a nickname, which is a great thing for many parents. Meadow is easy to spell, rolls off the tongue beautifully, and is fitting for any little girl. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Meadow are: Meadow Anne, Meadow Luna, Meadow Violet, Meadow Lark, Meadow Raine, Meadow Priscilla and Meadow Lucinda. This name is one your little girl will adore as she grows up.
The name Lorelei means siren or lure to the rocks and is #358 on BabyCenter’s popularity chart. This name is fun, unique, and very beautiful. We believe your Lorelei will be a spunky little girl who will always try to go after what she wants. She will have a fiery spirit and a bubbly personality. If you are curious about some first and middle name options for this name, we suggest: Lorelei Willow, Lorelei Brinley, Lorelei Quinn, Lorelei Ivy, Lorelei Wren, Lorelei Shea and Lorelei Nevaeh. Trust us, when dad hears this name, his heart will melt. This name is too sweet for words.
Elsa meaning form of Elizabeth-consecrated to God, is #611 in popularity for 2019. This is a great name to add into any sibling group. Your future Elsa will be the best little sis to an Ella or Mia, or be a loving big sis to a Lucas or Noah. Whether you love Disney, or you just love beautiful names, this name is a great option. Elsa is a short and sweet name fitting for any little girl. Some great first and middle name ideas for this name are: Elsa Maeve, Elsa Rose, Elsa Rae, Elsa Adelle, Elsa Brynn, Elsa Evelyn and Elsa June.
Ophelia, according to BabyCenter means serpent and is #694 in popularity for 2019. There are not many girl O names on the market, which makes this name stand out. If you are in the search for a unique name, this is a great option. If you are curious about some first and middle name ideas for the name Ophelia, we suggest: Ophelia Elisabeth, Ophelia Katherine, Ophelia Rose, Ophelia Quinn, Ophelia Daisy, and Ophelia Annabel. Whether your Ophelia grows up to be president of the USA or is a lawyer, this name will suit her perfectly. Your little Ophelia will have a beautiful smile and a beautiful heart to match it.
Belle, meaning beauty, is #734 in popularity for 2019. Whether you love Disney inspired names, or nickname names, this is a beautiful option. Belle is easy to spell and pronounce, which makes it even better. Belle is a name that is short and sweet, but in no way is lacking beauty. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Belle are: Belle Sophia, Belle Eliza, Belle Jayde, Belle Natalia, Belle Rachael, Belle Isabella, and Belle Emilia. This name is sophisticated, elegant, and perfect. Your little Belle will love this name as she grows up.
The name Arabella is unique, beautiful and oh-so elegant. Arabella is #168 on BabyCenter’s popularity chart for 2019 and means obliging. Arabella Esme, Arabella Nicole, Arabella Paige, Arabella Joy, Arabella Rae and Arabella Jocelyn are first and middle name ideas that we adore. Belle, Bella, and Ari are nicknames given to a girl with this name, and we think that it is adorable. This name is a great option for a little girl because it is a strong name with a lot of class. Your Arabella will wear this name perfectly as a baby girl and as an adult.
Anastasia, according to BabyCenter, means resurrection and is #93 in popularity. This name has been climbing in popularity since 2012. This name is not overused, but it is getting more popular as years go on. This name is elegant, glamorous and very classy. Anna is a common nickname given to little princess with this name. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Anastasia are: Anastasia Brynn, Anastasia Joslyn, Anastasia Brielle, Anastasia Camille, Anastasia Faye and Anastasia Faith. This name is one that will make everyone saw “aww”. Daddy will be head over heels with the idea of taking his little Anastasia to the daddy daughter dance when she gets older.
Gia means God is gracious, according to BabyCenter, and is #446 in popularity as we start 2019. This name is short, sweet, easy to spell, and easy to pronounce. This name may be short, but it is mighty. Gia is a beautiful name choice for any little girl. Gia is a name that fits into any sibling group too. Your future Gia will be a fun big sister to a Jacob or Liam and a silly little sister to an Ava or Emma. If you are curious about what middle name may be fitting for this name, we suggest: Gia Alexandrea, Gia Danielle, Gia Lillian, Gia Madeline, and Gia Celeste.
Ariel is #146 on BabyCenter’s popularity chart for 2019 and means lioness of God. Whether you are a huge Disney princess fan or you just want an elegant name, this is a great option. Ariel is easy to pronounce and sounds beautiful when rolling off the tongue. We know your little Ariel will be full of personality and have a heart of gold. Your Ariel will grow up and do great things in her future. If you are curious about some gorgeous first and middle name ideas for the name Ariel, we suggest: Ariel Adele, Ariel Catherine, Ariel Natasha, Ariel Paige , Ariel Brianna, and Ariel Julia.
The name Donatella means given by god and is #10,144 on BabyCenter’s popularity chart. Whether mom is into high end fashion (we all know who Donatella Versace is, right) or looking for a rare name that is sophisticated, elegant, and beautiful- this name is a great option. Donatella is a name that will probably get shortened to Donna, but we just adore this name. Donatella Willow, Donatella Morgan, Donatella Marie, Donatella Isla, Donatella Poppy and Donatella Violet are some first and middle name combinations for this name that we love. This name is an older name, but we think it is fitting for an elegant little lady.
Mila is #15 in popularity for 2019, which makes this name well loved, and for good reasons. Mila is short, sweet, and beautiful. Mila, according to BabyCenter, is Slavic for hardworking and industrious. We know your future Mila will be a fun little girl who loves to dance and sing. Mila Rebecca, Mila Jane, Mila Collette, Mila Eveleigh and Mila Daphne are some first and middle name options for this name that we think are fitting. Whether your Mila grows up to be a singer or a fashion designer, she will do the job with her whole heart. This name is fitting for any little lady regardless of her hair color.
Evangeline means like an angel, according to BabyCenter and is #383 on the popularity charts. This name is not common at the moment, but its uniqueness and beauty make it stand out. Angie and Eva are common nicknames given to a little girl with this name. This name may be hard for some people to spell and/or pronounce, but once they hear this name they will fall in love. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Evangeline are: Evangeline Maeve, Evangeline Wren, Evangeline Kaya, Evangeline Hollie, Evangeline May and Evangeline Alice. This is a name that is strong, sweet and perfect.
Juliet, also spelled Juliette, is #364 on BabyCenter’s popularity chart for 2019. Whether you like names that are Shakespeare inspired or simply enjoy names that are elegant, this one is a great option. Juliet means soft haired, and is a super girly and precious name for a little girl. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Juliet are: Juliet Lara, Juliet Stella, Juliet Emmaline, Juliet Zoe, Juliet Heather, Juliet Alexandra and Juliet Kate. Your Juliet will complete your beautiful family perfectly. Auntie, Grandma, and even your BFF will freak out and fall in love when they hear this name.
The name Luna means moon, according to BabyCenter and is #11 in popularity for 2019. If you don’t mind overused or common names, this is a great name choice. Luna is short, sweet, and stunning. Luna is a name that is easy to pronounce and spell, which is a huge plus for many parents. If you are curious about what middle name might sound good with this name, we suggest: Luna Amelia, Luna Pearl, Luna Rachelle, Luna Clarise, Luna Vivienne, and Luna Madison. We believe your Luna will be an adventurous little girl who is always on the go.
Clara is #249 on BabyCenter’s popularity chart for 2019 and means clear and bright. This is an old-fashioned baby name that we adore. If you are in the market for a name that is short, sweet, easy to spell, and not trendy, this is a perfect option. Clara Addison, Clara Harper, Clara Lauren, Clara Juliet, Clara Abigail and Clara Grace are some first and middle names we adore for this name. Clara is a great name for any sibling group. Your little Clara will make the best big/little sister to an Emma, Elijah, Olivia or Jacob. Clara is a name that will add a lot of personality to your little girl.
Posie, according to BabyCenter is #6,125 in popularity for 2019 (a 3,325 spot jump from the year before) which makes this name far from common. Posie means he will add, and this name is downright adorable. It is simple, sweet, short and fun. Some first and middle name ideas for Posie are: Posie Raine, Posie Olivia, Posie Willow, Posie Natalia, Posie Quinn, Posie Harlow and Posie Fiona. This is a name that pairs well with just about any middle and last name. We know your future Posie will have a smile that lights up every room she is in. This name looks adorable on a baby girl but will grow with her as she becomes a sophisticated, successful and beautiful woman.
Lucia, meaning light, is #534 on BabyCenter’s popularity list for 2019. This name is elegant, short and absolutely perfect for any little sweetheart. Your future Lucia will be a spitfire little girl with a wicked cute smile to match. Lucia Corrine, Lucia Blair, Lucia Hope, Lucia Mae, Lucia Abigail, Lucia Elaine and Lucia Reese are some of the many first and middle name ideas that we are in love with. Whether she grows up to be a pharmacist or a dance teacher, this name will suit her well. Your Lucia will add to or complete your beautiful family oh-so perfectly.