875 Girl Names That Start With S

875 Girl Names That Start With S

Girl names that start with S are led by sweet and sophisticated Sophia, one of the Top 10 girl names in the US for well over a decade. With its twin Sofia, this international S name also ranks in the Top 10 in Germany, Australia, Italy, Spain, Portugal, and Norway.

Along with Sophia, other cool S-starting names for girls in the US Top 50 are Scarlett and Stella. International forms Sofia and Sara are the top-ranked S names for girls in Spain, while Signe and Selma are the most popular girl names that start with S in Sweden.

Further down the list are hundreds of rare and stylish S-starting names for girls, from Sabina to Sylvie, Saffron to Sheridan.

Girl names beginning with S are on the rise again after a long downslide, with unique selections such as the Irish Gaelic Saoirse and the angelic Seraphina picking up where the outmoded Susan and Sherry left off. S names naturally contain a softness that's appealing, and names that start with consonants are starting to feel fresh again given the long reign of vowel names.

Uncommon S names for girls which are particularly popular with visitors to our site include such underused S-starting picks as Selah, Saskia, Sloane and Soleil.

Here, our full selection of girl names that start with S, ordered by their current popularity on Nameberry.

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  1. SeraphinaHeart
    • Origin:

      Hebrew
    • Meaning:

      "ardent; fiery"
  2. SadieHeart
    • Origin:

      Diminutive of Sarah
    • Meaning:

      "princess"
  3. StellaHeart
    • Origin:

      Latin
    • Meaning:

      "star"
  4. SylvieHeart
    • Origin:

      French variation of Latin Sylvia
    • Meaning:

      "from the forest"
  5. SophieHeart
    • Origin:

      French variation of Sophia
    • Meaning:

      "wisdom"
  6. SiennaHeart
    • Origin:

      Italian color name
    • Meaning:

      "orange red"
  7. SophiaHeart
    • Origin:

      Greek
    • Meaning:

      "wisdom"
  8. ScarlettHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "scarlet, red"
  9. SaoirseHeart
    • Origin:

      Irish
    • Meaning:

      "liberty"
  10. SageHeart
    • Origin:

      Herb name; Latin
    • Meaning:

      "wise"
  11. SloaneHeart
    • Origin:

      Irish
    • Meaning:

      "raider"
  12. SelahHeart
    • Origin:

      Hebrew
    • Meaning:

      "praise, pause"
  13. SoleilHeart
    • Origin:

      French
    • Meaning:

      "sun"
  14. SofiaHeart
    • Origin:

      Greek
    • Meaning:

      "wisdom"
  15. SylviaHeart
    • Origin:

      Latin
    • Meaning:

      "from the forest"
  16. SarahHeart
    • Origin:

      Hebrew
    • Meaning:

      "princess"
  17. ShilohHeart
    • Origin:

      Biblical place-name, Hebrew
    • Meaning:

      "tranquil"
  18. SabrinaHeart
    • Origin:

      Celtic, Latin name for the River Severn
  19. SaskiaHeart
    • Origin:

      Dutch
    • Meaning:

      "Saxon"
  20. SerenaHeart
    • Origin:

      Latin
    • Meaning:

      "tranquil, serene"