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Girl Names Starting with X

Girl Names Starting with X

X is a red-hot letter in baby names right now, but href="girl">https://nameberry.com/girls-names">girl names that start with X remain an exotic, exclusive group. Only two X names for girls currently feature in the US Top 1000: the extravagant Spanish options Ximena and Xiomara.

Along with Ximena and Xiomara, other exotic X-starting girls' names to consider include zippy Xia, sweet Xochitl, and feisty Xanthe, which ranks in the England and Wales Top 1000 baby names for girls.

And if you're open to a spot of creative respelling, uncommon variants like Xara, Xena and Xandra could be a simple route to that super-cool X initial — what kid wouldn't love signing off with an X?!

Our excellent collection of girl names beginning with X is featured here in its entirety. The top names below rank among the current US Top 1000 Baby Names and are ordered by popularity. Unique names rank below the Top 1000 and are listed alphabetically.

XiomaraHeart

  • Origin:

    Feminine variation of Guiomar, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Meaning:

    "famous in battle"
  • Description:

    The gorgeous and romantic name Xiomara popped into the Top 1000 from 2004-2011 after a contestant on America's Next Top Model increased interest in her rare name.

XimenaHeart

  • Origin:

    Feminization of Ximeno, Spanish
  • Meaning:

    "son"
  • Description:

    Ximena, sometimes spelled Jimena, is a variation of boys’ name Ximeno. Spanish origins and popularity in the Latino community have boosted this name's popularity. Ximena Diaz was the wife of the Spanish national hero known as El Cid. Several well known Latin American actresses bear this name.