ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Top 10 Best Baby Girl Names

Updated on May 12, 2014

A name can be a gift or a curse. Having a great name was not a big issue a few years back, but in our competitive world today, it definitely is. This is true not just when we are talking about career but in terms of love and relationships as well. People with attractive names usually have more friends and are likely to have a healthy love life. So before you sign that paper finalizing your newly born daughters’ name, think twice. Or better yet, think a hundred times.

This event is life changing for her and you will need to hold the responsibility in making it certain that your daughters’ name will help her achieve her goals in life and not turn into one of her greatest struggles. It’s definitely not easy. This is why majority of parents would simply turn onto common names like Christine, Josephine, Claire, Angeline, and the list goes on. I’m not saying that these names should never be considered but would it be better if your daughters’ name has a little twist in it? Would it be nice if one day your daughter will thank you for giving her such a lovely name while telling stories of how it helped her standout and be successful?

To give you some great ideas, here is a list of the Top 10 Best Baby Girl Names. Of course this list if far from being perfect. It’s not based on any kind of survey or whatsoever since I simply picked them out based on their origin and meaning. If you think some names should be included in this list, feel free to leave your opinion in the comments section. Thanks and enjoy reading!

Famous personality associated with name:

Stella Nox Fleuret

Meaning: Star

Babies are undeniably star-like. They are gifts from heaven that can shed light to any hopeless and dim family. The sole smile of your wonderful daughter can easily take away your worries and mend tired muscles after a long day of work. Stars not only bring light but also heat. Your daughters’ hug can be warm enough to help you survive cold nights. Her laughter can echo all over your home filling it with love and joy. Sadly, some only think of babies as an added responsibility, a burden. Though taking care of them is truly painstaking and tedious, what we often fail to count is the incomparable sense of happiness and contentment they can share to us.

Famous personality associated with name:

Eleni Daniilidou

Meaning: Light

From: Elena or Helen

This name is perfect for babies who are born when almost everything seem to be wrong in their parents’ lives. At first, the baby maybe considered as another burden but in the end the people around her will eventually realize that it’s the opposite. A baby can be a new source of light to a family. She can become the new source of strength for her father to work hard every day, her mother to wake up early and make sure she is well fed and taken care of, and her siblings to protect her from any harm. With the introduction of these new common goals, it’s likely for any once broken family to reunite and eventually create a new home for the new member.

Famous personality associated with name:

Princess Jasmine

Meaning: Jasmine flower

Alternate spellings: Jazmine, Jazmyn, Jasmyn, Jazmyne

Flowers represent beauty and joy. This is why giving your daughter a name which represent any pretty flower is definitely not a bad idea. Rose is good but it’s a bit common. Jasmine on the other hand sounds more elegant and carries a sense of mystery. This flower is also a symbol of purity and honesty which are traits any parent would want their daughter to have. With the right amount of love, respect, and discipline, your baby daughter in time will surely bloom into a wonderful jasmine, envied by many.

Famous personality associated with name:

Olivia Borlee

Meaning: Elf army

Are you not a fan of overly sweet names? Do you want your daughter to be strong-willed, focused, and hard-working? There’s no better way to start your quest than to give her a name that depicts these ideas. Olivia means the elf army, which is featured in many books and movies, as soldiers of the just. They are willing to lay their life in order to save the world from the dark forces and maintain peace. It may sound weird but for fathers who are huge fans of fantasy books or games, Olivia is the best choice.

Famous personality associated with name:

Eliana Bezerra

Meaning: God has answered.

Have you prayed and hoped for several years for you to be blessed with a baby? Were you at the brick of losing hope when God finally answered your prayers? If this is the case, consider naming your baby daughter Eliana. Conceiving is never easy in some cases. Some couples are either too old or physically challenged to bear one. This is where depression and hopelessness usually enters. And when the couple eventually made a baby despite the long wait and endless tries, the happiness and satisfaction felt are overwhelming. Your baby daughter will transform your life and become a living proof that God truly answers prayers.

Famous personality associated with name:

Alyssa Milano

Meaning: great joy, kind

Alternate spellings: Alysa, Allyssa

The moment your baby daughter is welcomed into our world, a new chapter in your life starts. She will be your new source of joy. This is why naming her Alyssa is worth thinking about. Baby daughters are often sweet, honest, and kind. They easily smile and laugh to silly faces, funny dances, and weird baby talks. She will transform your once boring life into a rollercoaster filled with ups and downs. There may be some times when you’ll think of giving up but in the end, the joy and love she effortlessly brings to the whole family will make all the sacrifices and hardships worthwhile.

Famous personality associated with name:

Gabriella Montez

Meaning: Feminine form of Gabriel: God is my strength.

Are you searching for a name which depicts strength and responsibility? Gabriella might actually end your search. Aside from having the sexy impression, this name is a perfect fit for women who can stand on their own and won’t think of backing down on any challenge. Despite how you love your daughter, you have no option but to set her free someday. She must learn to stand up on her own while experiencing the wonders of life firsthand. It would be nice if her name can serve as a constant reminder that she is more than ready to face any challenge and that God is always there to give her the small push she needs.

Famous personality associated with name:

Scarlett Johansson

Meaning: Red

Other spellings: Scarlet, Scarlette

Is your favorite color red? Is this color very significant to you and your partner? If yes, you should consider naming your baby daughter Scarlett. This name is synonymous to red which as we all know also means love and courage. These traits should go hand in hand in order to create a lasting relationship. It would be nice if you can teach your baby daughter the meaning of love and courage someday by referencing her name. She will definitely love the fact that her name symbolizes the two things that kept the whole family altogether through thick and thin.

Famous personality associated with name:

Isabelle Fuhrman

Meaning: Pledge to God

French Variation: Isabel

Happy memories will surely pile up once a baby daughter is introduced to a family. She will become the family’s source of joy and inspiration. However, it’s not just about having fun. With a new family member around, it requires a dedication and a lot of hard work to make sure all her needs will be given. This is the point where the baby will become the family’s oath to God. An oath that they will continue to nourish and protect the gift He has given to them. An oath that they will mold her to become a productive, responsible, and God-fearing individual.

Famous personality associated with name:

Zooey Deschanel

Meaning:This is a variant of Zoe, a Greek name. It means life which is basically what babies represent.

A baby is not just a start of a new life but a beginning for the whole family. Your family might be into a lot of issues lately, but everyone should be stronger and be ready for the new member. The coming of the baby can serve as a starting point for the family to live a life of happiness and contentment. She will be the new light, new hope, and new life of the family. A hippy and meaningful name like Zooey is definitely a great choice for the angel who changed everybody’s life and directed the whole family closer to what they once just dreamed about.

A collection of nursery rhymes for your baby girl!

Which is the best baby girl name?

See results

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • dailytop10 profile imageAUTHOR

      dailytop10 

      4 years ago from Davao City

      Glad you like them vkwok. Have a great day!

    • vkwok profile image

      Victor W. Kwok 

      4 years ago from Hawaii

      Those certainly are good names to consider.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)