Finding a perfect name can be quite a task, especially when it is for your little girl. Indeed, a name does not decide fate, but a name does help to build individuality. Hence, finding a perfect name that fits just right is a task that requires brainstorming. But fret not, here is a compiled list of popular girl names for your baby!
According to the Social Service Administration (https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/) and other popular websites, the following are the top trending names in American households.
These names are so popular that they have been trending on the charts for quite some time. The top 10 rarely ever changed over the years. Other names that follow in the list are Mia, Harper, Charlotte, and Evelyn.
However, though traditional names retain the top spot in popularity, there is also a rise in choosing names after Greek goddesses, gemstones/birthstones, or even favorite fictional characters. So yes, the list is long, but the search for that one perfect name for your girl ends here!
Names Based On Greek Mythology
The names after Greek goddesses and characters are taking popularity. Be it associating with the valor of the character or the subtle pronunciation, the names that are trending are:
- Asteria/ Astraea
The biblical names have not lost their touch over the years. Though they are competing with modern fancy names, their popularity remains.
These names find popularity due to their unique touch.
The names having origin from the Latin words are quite popular names for babies. You might have often come across them, as they are common.
Names Based On Flowers
Encompassing the beauty and gentleness of the flowers, the names derived from the wonders of nature are still popular. Check out a few from below to find one that suits your baby perfectly.
Back To Nature
The names of nature’s elements are as mesmerizing as the elements themselves. Check out one that matches the aura of your baby.
Add A Dash Of Color
Names that represent color– Not your favorite? Wait till you see the names that are becoming trending for the babies in Gen Z’s offspring.
People are also trying names that stand out as far as they could. Yeah, offbeat names are in trend. These names may or may not hold meaning, but they surely ring the ears.
We all must indeed have one or the other fictional character or a celebrity we can’t let go of. Well, you don’t need to! Name your baby after them. Here are some favorites:
No need to restrict yourself to the name that screams ‘girl’ from the rooftop. If you are more towards gender-neutral names, here are our top picks for you.
Join Your Names
Another fun name is to make one for yourself. Yes! Cut and join the parents’ names to create a unique name for the baby. And the best part? They are gender-neutral!
For example, if your names are Olivia and Noah, how about naming your child Vian? It’s fun, and at the same time, your child bears the name of both the parents, much like how two halves complete each other. You can include your middle names or surnames to craft many more.
Shakespeare said back then, ‘what is in a name?’ But it is hard to ignore the power of a name. You are free to choose any name for your little angel, and it will be perfect for your baby. Choosing a name can be a daunting task, but you are sure to find one you love with this list.