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.