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Pretty Girl Names

Pretty girl names are pretty -- attractive, feminine, sometimes frilly -- in themselves. They also conjure the image of a pretty girl. And some of these names literally mean pretty or beautiful. While prettiness may ultimately be in the eye (and ear) of the beholder, we think these names say Pretty Girl.
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  • Gabrielle

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    The quintessentially elegant and worldly Gabrielle -- designer Coco Chanel's real name -- is just beginning its descent after years on the rise; Gabrielle fell down to 129 this year.  Read More 

  • Georgia

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    Georgia is so rich, lush and luscious, it's almost irresistible. Georgia's now a rising star among the feminizations of George, helped by associations with the southern state (named for British Kin... Read More 

  • Grace

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    Grace is now just outside the Top 20, but who would have thought such a simple and pure virtue name as Grace, which originally referred to divine grace, could ever become trendy? Because that's wha... Read More 

  • Helena

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    Helena is a more delicate and dainty version of Helen, a favorite of Shakespeare, who used it in both All's Well That Ends Well and A Midsummer's Night Dream . Historically, Helena was the mother o... Read More 

  • Isabella

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    Isabella is a major superstar baby girl name, Number 3 on the charts after being the top name for two years running--due at least in some part to the ' Twilight ' effect and lead character Isabella... Read More 

  • Jasmine

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    Jasmine, a delicate and aromatic flower name, burst into popularity after the 1992 release of Disney's Aladdin , featuring Princess Jasmine -- highly unusual then for an animated character. Propaga... Read More 

  • Jolie

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    Jolie is as pretty as its literal meaning; nowadays it is also seen as a surname, via Angelina, though it was originally her middle name. Although it is French, Jolie is rarely if ever used as a ... Read More 

  • Juliet

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    One of the most romantic names, the lovely and stylish Juliet seems finally to have shaken off her limiting link to Romeo. In Shakespeare's play, it was Juliet who said "What's in a name?" This yea... Read More 

  • Lavender

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    Lavender lags far behind other sweet-smelling purple-hued Violet and Lilac, but is starting to get some enthusiastic attention from cutting-edge namers. It does have a history as a name, going back... Read More 

  • Lila

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    Lila is one of the names with a double l sound -- Lila, Lola, and Lily -- that have recently caught on, particularly among the celebrity set (model Kate Moss and comedian Chris Rock both have littl... Read More 

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