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Girl Names That Start With W

Girl Names That Start With W

Girls names that start with W are staging a surprising comeback right now. Willow is the top W name for girls in the US and the only one in the Top 100.

Along with Willow, other W names for girls ranking in the US Top 1000 include Willa, Winter, Wren, Whitley, Winnie, Wynter, Waverly, Wrenley, and Whitley.

Vintage girl names starting with W are another fashionable category today, with sweet old-fashioned choices Wilhelmina and Winifred being two of our favorites.

W is also a hot initial for gender-neutral baby names right now: along with Winter and Wren, other uncommon unisex W names we love for a baby girl include Waverly, Whimsy, Winslow, Winslet, and Wiley.

Here, our full selection of girl names that start with W, ordered by their current popularity on Nameberry. You may also be interested in our lists of Boy Names That Start With WUnisex Names That Start With W, or our full list of Names That Start With W.

  1. WednesdayHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "Woden's day"
  2. WillaHeart
    • Origin:

      Feminine variation of William
    • Meaning:

      "resolute protection"
  3. WrenHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "small bird"
  4. WillowHeart
    • Origin:

      English nature name
    • Meaning:

      "willow tree"
  5. WinnieHeart
    • Origin:

      English diminutive of Winifred
    • Meaning:

      "holy peacemaking, gentle friend"
  6. WinifredHeart
    • Origin:

      Welsh
    • Meaning:

      "blessed peacemaking"
  7. WilhelminaHeart
    • Origin:

      German, feminine variation of Wilhelm
    • Meaning:

      "resolute protection"
  8. WinterHeart
    • Origin:

      Word name
  9. WandaHeart
    • Origin:

      Slavic or German
    • Meaning:

      "shepherdess; wanderer"
  10. WendyHeart
    • Origin:

      Literary name
  11. WrenleyHeart
    • Origin:

      Modern invented name
  12. WinonaHeart
    • Origin:

      Sioux Indian
    • Meaning:

      "firstborn daughter"
  13. WisteriaHeart
    • Origin:

      Flower name, from English surname
    • Meaning:

      "Wister's flower"
  14. WilmaHeart
    • Origin:

      Diminutive of Wilhelmina
    • Meaning:

      "resolute protection"
  15. WaverlyHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "meadow of quivering aspens"
  16. WhitneyHeart
    • Origin:

      English surname
    • Meaning:

      "white island"
  17. WinsletHeart
    • Origin:

      English surname and place-name
    • Meaning:

      "Wynn's channel or stream"
  18. WynnHeart
    • Origin:

      Welsh
    • Meaning:

      "fair, blessed"
  19. WinsomeHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "agreeable, lighthearted"
  20. WinslowHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "friend's hill or burial mound"