Girl Names Trendier Than You Think

The trendiest baby girl names may be a very different group than you'd guess, especially for the first-time parent new to recent baby-naming fads and trends. Here, some surprisingly trendy names for baby girls.
  • Ada

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    Ada was a favorite at the end of the nineteenth century that has started to come back in the last few years. Some may seek it out as an alternative to the over-popular Ava, and it's also part of... Read More 

  • Adelaide

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Adelaide is now heading straight uphill on the coattails of such newly popular sisters as Ava, Ada, and Audrey, and in the company of Adeline and Amelia. It was chosen by actress Katherine Heigl... Read More 

  • Adeline

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Adeline's has a lovely, old-fashioned "Sweet Adeline" charm, and is a less-used cousin of the trendy Madeline.

    Adeline was introduced to England by the Normans in the eleventh century,... Read More 

  • Amelia

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Amelia, a lovely Victorian name, with a heroic connection to aviatrix Amelia Earhart, is one of the fastest-rising girls' names as an alternative to the overused Emily and Amanda, jumping 169... Read More 

  • Angelina

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    The gorgeous Angelina Jolie has promoted the star power of her name and changed Angelina's image from delicate to intense, from older Italian mama to stylish multi-cultural child. Kids might... Read More 

  • Annabelle

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    This is a charming name on the rise along with other-belle names, especially in this form, but also appealing in the more streamlined Annabel spelling, made famous by the Edgar Allen Poe poem... Read More 

  • Arabella

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Arabella, lovely and elegant, has long been well used in Britain and finally made it onto the American list in 2005; it is now in the Top 200, as more and more parents see it as a distinctive... Read More 

  • Aria

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    The light and airy Aria is an operatic choice moving quickly up the charts and also a current favorite on Nameberry. Aria entered the list in 2000 and has risen since then to the Top 40. ... Read More 

  • Arianna

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    A smooth, exotic choice, Arianna's on the rise with both single and double 'r's and 'n's. Single 'r' double 'n' Arianna -- the second most popular version of the name -- is these days associated... Read More 

  • Aubrey

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    The unisex name Aubrey is scooting up the girls' popularity charts, along with the revived Audrey; it has been in the Top 50 for the past four years, and is now at Number 20. After being a 100%... Read More 

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