Congratulations, it’s a girl!
Will the little girl be dressed in tutus and bows or more gender-neutral, in grays and sneakers? There are so many big decisions when being pregnant that parents must make, but the most important is choosing a name for that sweet little bundle of joy! If parents are expecting a girl in 2019, we have you covered with the best baby names out there!
We have compiled a list of 30 stunning baby girl names that moms should choose in 2019. Some of these names are unique while others are frequently used. Some of these names have cute nicknames while others have gorgeous name meanings. There are names for just about anyone! These names are mother-in-law approved.
Along with the names mentioned below, we have selected a few gorgeous middle names to accompany each name. Choosing a baby name is tough and can be stressful, but we have taken the work out of baby name searching. We know that any little girl will wear one of these names proudly as she grows up and parents will not regret the name they choose! Read on to find out some of the most gorgeous name options for a girl today!
BabyCenter states that the name Annabeth is #915 in popularity in 2019 (which is a 940 spot jump from 2018) and does not report a name meaning for this name. This name is super sweet, girly, and downright adorable! It can be expected your little Annabeth with be given nicknames such as Beth, Annie, and Anne. Some first and middle name ideas for Annabeth are: Annabeth June, Annabeth Claire, Annabeth Rae, Annabeth Naveah, Annabeth Wrenn and Annabeth Rose. This name is one that is perfect for any little girl. Your future Annabeth will be strong willed, dedicated and caring.
If you are looking for a super unique and fun name, Jazzlyn is a great option. Jazzlyn, according to BabyCenter has no meaning and is #2,657 in popularity for 2019. This name is a great option for any soon-to-be little girl. Jazzlyn can also be spelled Jazlyn, and can get shortened to the nickname Jazz or Jazzy! Some first and middle name options for the name Jazzlyn are: Jazzlyn Jo, Jazzlyn Norah, Jazzlyn Riley, Jazzlyn Nicole, Jazzlyn Isabelle and Jazzlyn Sofia. Your Jazzlyn will be a sensitive little girl who is super loving and affectionate. This is a great name option.
Tess is #724 in popularity and means to reap, according to BabyCenter. We love the name Tess because it is short, sweet, easy to spell and rolls off the tongue beautifully. Some first and middle name suggestions for the name Tess are: Tess Marie, Tess Katheryn, Tess Corrine, Tess Olivia and Tess Annelise. We think this name is strong but at the same time super sweet! Will your Tess be a tom boy or a girly girl? Will she love arts and crafts or be into sports? Your future Tess will have a heart of gold and a beautiful smile to match.
The name Hannah is Hebrew for grace of god or favor. This is a perfect name for families who want a name with biblical ties or meaning. BabyCenter tells u that the name Hannah is #51 in popularity for 2019 which makes this name well known but not terribly overused. Hannah can also be spelled Hanna if you are in the search for alternative name spellings. Some first and middle name ideas for this sweet name are: Hannah Ruth, Hannah Tayler, Hannah Rose, Hannah Summer, Hannah Mary and Hannah Courtney. We know your future Hannah will be a sweet little girl who is mommy’s bff.
Julia, according to BabyCneter means downy-haired, and youthful. Julia is #55 in popularity for 2019 but is certainly not a new name. We love this name because it is an original name you can’t go wrong with. This name is easy to pronounce and spell. Julia Christine, Julie Kathleen, Julia Lillian, Julia Annette, and Julia Mae are some first and middle name options that we love for this name. We know your little Julia will be a spit fire who will have such a strong passion for life. She will have daddy wrapped around her cute little finger in no time!
Brynn is a name that will be hard to pass up. This name is short, sweet, strong and oh-so lovely! Brynn means hill and high. This name is far from being overused, sitting at #384 on BabyCenter’s popularity chart for 2019. This is a great name choice if you are in the market for something unique and gorgeous. The name Brynn is a name that sounds perfect with any first and middle last name. Some of the many beautiful first and middle name ideas for this name are: Brynn Johanna, Brynn Audrey, Brynn Emily, Brynn Natalia, Brynn Anastasia and Brynn Danielle.
Maggie, according to BabyCenter means child of light and form of Margret. This name is #275 in popularity for 2019 and we can’t get enough of this sweet name. This is an adorable name for a little girl and will add so much personality to her. If you love nicknames for names, this is the best one out there for your little princess. Something about this name screams cute and lovable. Maggie Anne, Maggie Joy, Maggie Jacqueline, Maggie Alexa, Maggie Sophia and Maggie Louise are some first and middle name ideas for this name that we adore. Grandma will fall in love when she hears this name.
The name Grace means goodness and generosity. This name is #36 on BabyCenter's popularity chart. We love the name Grace because it is soft, simple, and really sweet. Gracie is a nickname often given to a little girl name Grace, which we think is adorable! Grace Emerson, Grace Alexandria, Grace Olivia, Grace Mackenzie and Grace Brooklyn are some first and middle name ideas for this lovely name. We know that your future Grace will add to or complete your beautiful family perfectly. A future Grace would be an over protective big sister to a Max or Sofia. Your future Grace will have a smile that lights up a room and a giggle that makes everyone smile.
The name Sawyer has no name meaning, according to BabyCenter and is #350 in popularity for 2019. This is a strong name that is typically a gender-neutral name. We know your future Sawyer will be a hard working and compassionate person who has a passion for the simple things in life. Sawyer Abigail, Sawyer Natalia, Sawyer Vanessa, Sawyer Danielle, Sawyer Brooke, Sawyer Michelle, and Sawyer Lynn are some first and middle name ideas that we adore for this name. This is a great name option if mom and dad are in the market for less girly names that are not overused.
Willa is #915 in popularity, according to BabyCenter, and is the feminine form of William. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Willa are: Willa Ann, Willa Nicole, Willa Monroe, Willa Kathleen, and Willa Violet. We know your future Willa will have a sweet smile that will warm the hearts of everyone around her. Will she be a daddy’s girl or a mommy’s girl? Willa will be a loving little soul who always wants to help and be friends with everyone around her. Your daughter’s teachers will adore this name. Since Willa is an uncommon name, it is a perfect choice for parents who don’t love popular names.
According to BabyCenter the name Annette has no name meaning and is #698 in popularity (a 765 spot jump from 2018) for the year 2019. Anne is a common nickname given to a girl named Annette. This name is elegant, beautiful and super sweet. We wonder why we don’t hear this name more often being that it is so pretty. Annette Veronica, Annette Delilah, Annette Cecilia, Annette Claudia, Annette Luna and Annette Brynn are some first and middle name ideas for this name that are great. This name is soft and romantic and a perfect choice for your little sweetheart.
Pearl, according to BabyCenter, means A Gem of the Sea. This name is #1,176 on BabyCenter’s popularity chart for 2019 which makes this a unique name. This is easily one of the most beautiful names out there. This name gives off a classy vibe and is a sweet name to take into consideration. Some first and middle name ideas for Pearl are: Pearl Emeline, Pearl Alice, Pearl Serena, Pearl Vivienne, Pearl Celine, and Pearl Adair. This name is simple but also so unique at the same time. Big brother and/or sister will fall in love with this name when they hear it!
Jacelyn, according to BabyCenter is #580 in popularity (a 1,973 spot jump from 2018) and does not have a name meaning. This is a great name for parents who love nicknames for their kiddo’s because your little Jacelyn will probably have her name shortened to a nickname by her peers. Some first and middle name ideas for Jacelyn are: Jacelyn Abigail, Jacelyn Paige, Jacelyn Brooke, Jacelyn Angelica, Jacelyn Genevieve and Jacelyn Isabella. We know your Jacelyn will be a great big sister to a Avery and a Noah and a silly little sister to a Sophia and an Oliver!
If you are in the market for a name that is short, strong sounding, and beautiful name, we suggest the name Blair! BabyCenter states that the name Blair is #520 in popularity and this name means plain or field. This is the perfect name for parents who like names that do not get shortened into nicknames. We know your future Blair will be successful, funny, and the life of the party. Some first and middle name ideas for Blair are: Blair Estelle, Blair Vivienne, Blair Caroline, Blair Emmeline, and Blair Celesta. This is a name that any little girl will wear proudly.
According to BabyCenter, Novalee is #418 in popularity (a 502 spot jump from the year before) and currently does not have a meaning. We love this name because it is fun and adorable. You can expect your Novalee to have their name shortened by their peers to Nova and Lee. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Novalee are: Novalee Danielle, Novalee Eliza, Novalee Kristine, Novalee Gianna, Novalee Hannah and Novalee Aurora. Will your Novalee be a scientist or a chef? The possibilities are endless for her. Your future Novalee will be a perfect addition to your family. Everyone will love this name, including your sweetie’s teachers!
The name Esme means loved, and is #418 in popularity and has been climbing up the charts for the past seven years. This name is short, sweet, and simple. This is a perfect name for parents who like uncommon names. Esme Raine, Esme Sage, Esme Juliet, Esme Quinn, Esme Jillian and Esme Abigail are some of the many first and last names that sound great with this name. This is a name that pairs perfectly with any last name was well. We love this name because it sounds great in any sibling group. The name Esme sounds adorable amongst sibling names such as Liam, Amelia, Lucas and Ava.
Jade, according to BabyCenter means Green Gemstone, and is #144 in popularity in 2019. Your future Jade will add to or complete your family perfectly. This is a great name for a little girl because it is a strong but also really cute name. Jade is one syllable, easy to pronounce and easy to spell, which can be big bonus for parents when choosing a baby name! Jade Victoria, Jade Marie, Jade Caroline, Jade Kaylee, and Jade Delilah are some first and middle name options that we love. Your future Jade will be mommy’s best friend and the apple of daddy’s eye!
Carly (sometimes spelled Karly or Carlee) is #915 in popularity. BabyCenter states that Carly means womanly or little. This is a great name choice for parents who are not big fan of names that are given nicknames. Your little Carly will complete or add to your beautiful family oh-so perfectly. Carly Tess, Carly Jocelyn, Carly Alexis, Carly Rose, and Carly Jane are some first and middle name options that sound perfect together. We know your little Carly will be a loving little girl who adores her parents and siblings. No matter what she grows up to be in life, she will do the job well.
According to BabyCenter, Alice means kind and noble and is #81 in popularity. This is a great name choice for parents who don’t like overused names but also like names that people recognize. We love this name because it is elegant and very girly. The name Alice often is given the nickname Ali, which we love as well. Your future Alice will be a sassy little girl who puts her heart into what she wants. Some of the many first and middle name ideas for the name Alice are: Alice Anne, Alice Madelyn, Alice Annabelle, Alice Emily, Alice Lucia and Alice Charlotte. We know your future Alice will be a great addition to your family.
Callie, according to BabyCenter means most beautiful and is #73 and is quickly rising in popularity. We adore the name Callie because it is simple, sweet, and girly. We know your future Callie will win daddy’s heart and be mommy’s best friend. Callie Renee, Callie Anne, Callie Morgan, Callie Shaye, and Callie Elyse are some first and middle names that we find perfect for the name Callie. No matter what your future Callie does in her future she will do it with her whole heart. She will be a determined and loving little girl who will grow into a successful and giving woman.
Maeve, according to BabyCenter means goddess and is #443 in popularity. This name is super sweet and girly sounding. Mae, Eve, and Mavie are common nicknames given to someone with the name Maeve. Maeve Josephine, Maeve Penelope, Maeve Aveliene, Maeve Cecelia and Maeve Juliet are some of the many first and middle name options for this name. We know your future Maeve will be a beautiful addition to your family. We know that your Maeve will be a strong willed child who will do great things in her future. This is a name that is fitting for any little girl.
The name Tara has moved up 295 spaces on the popularity charts from 2018, making it #286 in popularity. Although this name may be growing in popularity, it is still pretty uncommon, which is a huge bonus for many parents. Tara means crag or tower and is a name that is short, sweet, simple, and beautiful. This name is easy to spell and pronounce, making it a perfect name choice. Tara Leanne, Tara Brielle, Tara Amelia, Tara Kendall, Tara Destiny and Tara Allison are some first and middle name options that we adore. Your future Tara will be the best big sister to an Avery or a fun little sister to a Max. This name fits perfectly in any sibling name group!
BabyCenter tells us that the name Camilla (also spelled Camila) means attendant, and is #332 in popularity so far in 2019. Camilla is a strong name that we think is perfect for any girl. Some first and middle name ideas for Camilla are: Camilla Noelle, Camilla Reese, Camilla Haven, Camilla Simone, Camilla Jillian, Camilla Mae and Camilla Aurora. Your future Camilla will complete or add to your family perfectly. Camilla is a great name option for any family because it is so beautiful. This is a name that mom and dad will agree on instantly and big brother will adore!
Ava is #1 in popularity as we enter the new year. BabyCenter states that this name means a variation of Eve and may be from the Latin “avis” meaning bird. We love the name Ava because it is short, sweet, easy to pronounce and super easy to spell! We know that this name is fitting for any little girl. Ava Clementine, Ava Pearl, Ava Roxanne, Ava Lillian and Ava Scarlett are some first and middle name options that we adore. Ava is a perfect choice because it pairs well with any last name and is a perfect name to add to your family.
Riley is #23 in popularity and is from the Old English ryge leah meaning wood clearing. Riley is a fun name that is easy to pronounce and spell. Riley is not a super girly name, which is a great option for many parents. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Riley that we love are: Riley Faith, Riley Gianna, Riley Morgan, Riley Emma, and Riley Paige. This is a great name for any little girl because it grows beautifully with her as she ages. Your Riley will be a determined little girl who puts her heart into everything she wants.
BabyCenter states that Mollie is a form of Mary and also means bitter. Mollie (also spelled Molly) is #1,402 in popularity, making this a not so common name. We love this name because it is super girly and fun. Mollie is the perfect name for a sweet little girl as she grows into a happy and successful adult. Some first and middle name options for the name Mollie are: Mollie Rosalie, Mollie Caroline, Mollie Naomi, Mollie Lee and Mollie Violet. Your future Mollie will love this name as she grows up. Will she be a fashion designer, a chef or even a CEO? The possibilities are endless for a Mollie!
The name Emma is #3 in popularity so far in 2019, according to BabyCenter. Emma is derived from the Old German for universal or whole. This is certainly not a new name, but it is one that has risen in popularity over the past few years. Em or Emmie are common nicknames given to a little girl named Emma. Some first and middle names for the name Emma are: Emma Madeline, Emma Jayne, Emma Rachael, Emma Kate and Emma Tiffany. This is a perfect name for any little sweetheart as she grows into a loving woman. Emma is a name that your little girl will adore as she grows up.
Lucille means light, and is #915 in popularity, according to BabyCenter. Lucy is a common nickname given to a girl with the name Lucille, and we think it is adorable! Some of the many first and middle name options for the name Lucille are: Lucille Elaine, Lucille Antoinette, Lucille Cameron, Lucille Georgie and Lucille Willow. We bet your future Lucille will love baking cookies with mom and riding her bike with dad. This is a name that will wow anyone who hears it. Lucille is uncommon now. Which is perfect for many parents who do not like overused names.
Payton (also spelled Peyton) is #377 in popularity, according to BabyCenter. This name means Peacock town and is a great name for any little lady. We think the name Payton is a strong name that any sweetheart will wear well, despite what hair or eye color she will have when she grows up. She will be every teacher’s favorite student and the sweetest girl around. Payton Louise, Payton Aimee, Payton Michelle, Payton Meadow, Payton Elyse, and Payton Joanna are some first and middle name options that we love. This name is one that grandma and grandpa will fall in love with the minute they hear it.
Mallory, meaning unfortunate, is #915 in popularity for 2019. Although this name meaning is not the best, we know your Mallory will be a lovable, beautiful, free-spirit who will light up any room she walks into. This name is uncommon, but very elegant and strong. Mallory Mae, Mallory Brianne, Mallory Lucille, Mallory Fiona and Mallory Quinn are some of the many first and middle name ideas for this name that we think sound adorable. We think Mallory is a great name for a baby girl because she will wear the name well as she grows up. This is a name that Auntie will swoon over!