Arabic Girl Names

Arabic names for girls are used widely around the world, both by parents with Arabic roots and by non-Arabs attracted to names like Aaliyah and Layla that have become popular in many Western countries. Those two choices along with Kayla, Lila, Lyla, and Leila are the most popular Arabic girl names in the US, followed by Aisha, Imani, Mariam, and Zara, among others.

Unique Arabic names for girls we see on the horizon include Aziza, Inaya, and Kalila, among many others. Whether you’re interested in Arabic names because of your family origins or an interest in this rich and historic culture, this is our complete complement of Arabic names for baby girls. You may also want to browse our master list of Arabic names for boys.