Girl Names Starting with G

G is a quietly-used first initial for girls’ names. Grace, Georgia and all variations of Gabrielle are the most popular G-starting names for girls right now, with Gail and Geraldine having been popular in the 1950s and 60s and Gertrude holding court a century ago. Gwyneth and Gisele are two of the most famous female celebrities with names that start with G.

At the start of English-language names, G can be hard as in gate or soft as in gym. Sometimes a single name, such as Gillian, can be pronounced both ways. Browse our complete list of girl names starting with G, continued below, or use the alphabet to check out girl names that start with other letters.