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150+ Christian Baby Names for Girls

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Christian Baby Names for Girls

Christian Baby Names for Girls

Popular Christian Names for Girls With Meaning

Are you looking for the perfect name for your baby girl? Inspired by your Christian faith? If your faith is an important part of your life, consider these common and uncommon names from the Bible. All of these names are inspired by the New Testament and Old Testament and include meaning or origin. Choose from popular names like Faith and unique names like Selah. Whatever name you choose, think of what traits you would like your daughter to carry with her in this lifetime.

Tips for Choosing a Name

  • Pronounce the name outloud—how does it sound?
  • Consider the meaning of the name—does it resonate with you?
  • Consider the origin of the name—what region or language does it derive from?
  • Consider your family's history—are you looking to honor a family member?

Happy searching, and share your favorite name in the comments below!

NameMeaning/Origin

Aaria

melody

Abiah

ancestor of Christ

Abigail

youthful

Abital

feminine form of Abraham

Ada

noble

Adah

ornament

Adelaide

noble and kind

Adina

slender

Allegra

cheerful

Anna

grace

Apphia

fruitful, Philemon 1:2

Aquila

eagle-shaped constellation

Ariel

light

Asenath

wife of Joseph

Beny

Blessed

Bernice

victory

Beth

God's promise

Bethany

song

Bethel

house of God

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NameMeaning/Origin

Beulah

married Isaiah 62:4

Bina

melodies

Bridget

strength

Brielle

of God

Cady

pure

Calah

opportunity

Carly

womanly

Cassandra

prophetess

Cate

Katherine, pure

Celeste

heavenly

Celia

divine

Chloe

growth

Claudia

feminine of Claude

Clementia

mild

Dahlia

from the valley

Daisy

day's eye

Damaris

Athenian woman converted to Christianity

Danica

morning star

Daniela

feminine of Daniel

NameMeaning/Origin

Davina

cherished

Deborah

bee

Delight

pleasure

Delilah

delicate

Diana

divine

Dinah

God will judge

Dorcas

gazelle

Dove

peace, Genesis 8:8

Drusilla

fruitful

Elisha

God is salvation

Elizabeth

oath

Ephrath

fruitful

Estella

star

Esther

star

Eternity

infinity

Eunice

happy, victory

Eve

giver of life

Faith

loyalty

Gabriella

devoted to God

NameMeaning/Origin

Gailyn

lively

Galilee

region of Northern Israel, revolution

Gomer

prophet Hosea's wife

Grace

Latin word for gratia, thanks

Haggith

dancer

Hannah

favor

Helena

light

Herodias

Herod, feminine

Hodesh

new moon

Honey

sweet

Hope

optimism

Hosanna

prayer

Isla

devoted to God

Jael

wife of Heber

Jemimah

little dove

Jewel

precious stone, Genesis 24:53

Joanna

Greek for Ioanna

Jordan

river Jordan

Judith

praised

NameMeaning/Origin

Julia

youthful, Romans 16:15

Junia

youth

Kaara

pure

Kandake

Greek for Candance

Kaylee

pure

Keturah

fragrance

Kezia

cinnamon

Leah

weary, first wife of Jacob

Lilian

purity, beauty

Lois

holy

Lydia

beautiful one

Magdalen

Mary Magdalen

Magdalena

Mary Magdalen, variance

Mahlah

one of five fearless daughters

Makara

blessed (Greek)

Mara

Mary

Maria

Mary

Marie

French for Mary

Martha

the lady

Mary

rebellion

NameMeaning/Origin

Merab

increase

Mercy

to have mercy

Merry

cheerful

Michal

stream

Miriam

Hebrew form of Mary

Naamah

beautiful

Naomi

pleasant

Neriah

God is my lamp

Noah

one of 5 daughters of Zelophehad

Olive

beauty

Olivia

peace

Paloma

dove

Peninnah

precious stone

Phoebe

shining

Prisca

ancient

Priscilla

venerable

Puah

ewe

Quinn

wise

Rachel

ewe

Raelyn

grace

NameMeaning/Origin

Rahab

large

Rebecca

captivating

Rebekah

captivating, wife of Isaac

Rhiannon

queen

Rhoda

rose

Rochelle

rest

Roxanne

bright

Ruby

a jewel

Ruth

beauty

Sarah

princess

Sarai

song

Selah

praise

Sera

princess

Sharon

flat area

Sheba

oath

Shela

petition

Shua

riches

Sophia

wise

Susanna

lily

Tabitha

beauty

NameMeaning/Origin

Talitha

little girl

Tamara

palm tree

Thea

goddess

Tirzah

pleasant

Tori

triumphant

Valerie

great power

Wren

ruler

Zeresh

gold

Zibiah

doe

Zion

highest point

© 2020 Layne Holmes

Comments

Liz Westwood from UK on June 20, 2020:

This is an interesting list. I appreciate the list of meanings to go with it.

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