Girl Baby Names Moving Up Fast

Baby girl names moving quickly up the popularity ladder include:
  • Dylan

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Top 30 boys' favorite retains more of its poetic, windswept quality when used for a girl, as Robin Wright and Sean Penn did. Alyssa Milano gave her daughter Elizabella Dylan as a middle name. Read More 

  • Eliza

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Eliza is one of our favorite names; we love its combination of streamlined modernity and Eliza Doolittle charm and spunk, and offer Eliza as one of our top recommendations.

    That... Read More 

  • Elliana

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Enough parents have preferred this double-L spelling to bring this version to Number 296.Read More 

  • Ellie

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Ellie first took off in the UK--yes, in this nickname form--and this warm and friendly name has also taken off here. In 2011, Ellie entered the Top 100 for the first time and arrived at Number 55... Read More 

  • Ellison

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Updates Allison -- which everyone will misunderstand it as. But definitely a fresh spin on the Ellie names, and a rising surname name choice for girls.Read More 

  • Eloise

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    To some, Eloise will forever be the imperious little girl making mischief at the Plaza Hotel, while the original version Heloise recalls the beautiful and learned wife of the French philosopher... Read More 

  • Elsa

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Lost in limbo for decades and decades, Elsa now stands a good chance of following along in the progression from Emma to Ella to Etta, having just about lost her German accent--and as the newest... Read More 

  • Elsie

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Not so long ago, Elsie might have been on a list of Names Least Likely to Succeed—but look at her now! She is currently ranked Number 47 in the U.K., and in the US, she's now Number 336, having... Read More 

  • Emery

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    The superpopularity of Emily and Emma has recently boosted the unisex Emery, especially since it's also a starbaby via Angie Harmon and Jason Sehorn. (There are twice as many female Emerys as... Read More 

  • Evangeline

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Evangeline is a romantic old name enjoying a major comeback, thanks to its religious overtones, Eva's popularity, and the hot star of the TV megahit Lost, Evangeline Lilly. Evangelica and... Read More 

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