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Obscure Female Names

Many names you probably have never heard of, most are "invented," with no history, but are still beautiful and strong names - Created by tasia_janay23

  • Aiza

    cousin of Ada and Ava

  • Alessia

    nn Ali, Sia [See-ah]

  • Alexina

    nn Alex, Lexi, Xina.. alternative to Alexis and Alexandra?

  • Allouette

    nn Ally, Etta, Lou.. French sounding

  • Andree

  • Arayah

  • Arlinda

    nn Arli, Lin, Linda

  • Arlo

  • Ashlene

    nn Ash, Lena.. alternative to popular Ashley?

  • Aveline

    [pronounced A-vel-een].. nn Ava, Lina

  • Avira

    nn Avi

  • Aarita

    nn Ara, Rita

  • Adaenia

    nn Ada, Dae, Nia, Dana, Dane

  • Ademia

    nn Addie, Demi, Mia

  • Adrela

  • Adroma

    nn Addie, Roma.. short form of Andromeda?

  • Afira

  • Aghna

    nn Aggie.. fresher version of Agnes

  • Agnetha

    nn Aggie, Nettie.. another option for Agnes fans

  • Aisyll

    [pronounced Ash-ill].. nn Ash

  • Ajana

    [pronounced Aj-ah-na]... nn Jan, Jana

  • Aleona

    nn Leo, Lona, Aleo, Aly

  • Alin

  • Alizae

    nn Ali, Zae

  • Alvery

    nn Al, Aly

  • Alyndra

    nn Aly, Lyn

  • Amaryn

    nn Mary, Aryn

  • Ametris

    nn Etri.. unique choice, genus of moth

  • Anajah

    nn Ana, Naja

  • Anvia

    [pronounced An-vee-ah].. nn Anne, Vee

  • Aravae

    nn Ara, Vae, Ava

  • Arlyssa

    nn Arla, Lyssa, Lys (means Lily in French)

  • Arossa

    nn Rose, Rosa

  • Arvene

  • Athana

    [pronounced Ah-than-ah] nn Atha, Ana

  • Aubyn

    [pronounced Ah-bin]

  • Auvrie

    nn Auvie, Ria.. Aubrey alternative

  • Avonna

  • Azelie

    nn Azie, Zel, Zelie

  • Belvia

    nn Belle, Via, Elvie

  • Bettina

    nn Betty, Etta, Tina

  • Boheme

    nn Bo

  • Brielle

    nn Bri, Elle

  • Briona

    nn Bree, Ona.. alternative to Brianna

  • Belina

    nn Belle, Lina [Lee-nah]

  • Betelyn

    nn Betty, Elyn

  • Bevinda

    nn Bev, Indie

  • Briolette

    nn Bree, Rio, Etta.. a pear-shaped gemstone popular during Victorian times

  • Brynara

    nn Bryn, Ryna, Nara

  • Brynja

  • Camella

    nn Cam, Ella

  • Caralyne

    nn Cara, Lyn

  • Caricia

    nn Carrie, Arie.. Spanish word for caress

  • Caro

    short, spunky, fits in with names like Cleo

  • Carys

    [pronounced Care-iss]

  • Catalene

    nn Cat, Tali, Lena

  • Catrice

    nn Cat

  • Charlena

    [pronounced Char-lee-nah].. nn Charley, Arla, Lena

  • Charlyn

    nn Charlie, Lyn.. variation of Charlotte?

  • Cymbre

    [pronounced Sim-bree].. nn Bree

  • Cadira

    nn Cade, Ira

  • Calithea

    nn Cali, Thea

  • Cameone

    [pronounced Cam-ee-oh-nee] nn Cami

  • Caprenia

    nn Capri, Nia

  • Cassarah

    nn Cass, Cassie, Sarah

  • Cassilda

    nn Cass, Cassie

  • Catria

    [pronounced Cat-ree-ah].. nn Cat, Ria

  • Celosia

    nn Sia [See-ah].. Greek name for flower genus meaning burned

  • Cemara

    nn Mara, Arie

  • Ciondra

    [pronounced See-ohn-dra].. nn Cio, Ondra

  • Coranda

    nn Cora, Rana

  • Coremma

    nn Cory, Emma

  • Corora

    nn Cora, Rory

  • Covia

    nn Via.. derived from cove: a bay or coastal inlet

  • Cypriana

    nn Cypra, Pria, Ana, Riana.. pulled from more masculine Cypress

  • Cyrene

    nn Cyra, Rene

  • Cyrtha

    [pronounced Ceer-tha]

  • Delora

    nn Del, Lora

  • Deltha

    nn Del

  • Devorah

    nn Dev, Vora

  • Dextra

    nn Dex.. feminine take on spunky Dexter

  • Dianthe

    [pronounced Dee-an-thee].. nn Dee

  • Dvora

  • Daelen

    nn Dae, Elen

  • Darienne

    nn Dari, Arie

  • Daveigh

    [pronounced Dav-ay].. nn Davi [Dave-ee], Vae

  • Daverra

    nn Davi, Verra

  • Davila

    [pronounced Dav-ee-lah].. nn Davi, Vila, Avie [Ah-vee]

  • Debrina

    nn Deb, Bree, Rina.. combination of Deborah and Sabrina

  • Delyn

    nn Lyn

  • Delyse

    nn Del, Lysa [Lisa], Ely [Ellie]

  • Denetra

    nn Dena, Nettie

  • Desma

  • Dhelmae

    nn Della, Mae

  • Draya

  • Edrie

  • Elizaveta

    nn Eliza, Liza, Zavi, Etta.. alternative to Elizabeth?

  • Ellaria

  • Ellison

  • Emeraude

    nn Emmie, Mera, Maude

  • Enrika

    [pronounced En-rik-ah].. nn Rika... alternative to Erika?

  • Evolet

    nn Evie

  • Edyleta

  • Eidra

    [pronounced Ay-dra]

  • Eilda

  • Eirisse

    nn Eiri

  • Ejana

    [pronounced Eh-jah-na] nn Jana [Jah-na], Ana.. alternative to Alannah?

  • Eldred

    lovely name to get the nn Elle and honor a Mildred

  • Eleandra

    nn Elle, Lea, Andra

  • Eleilla

  • Elenae

    nn Elle, Elen

  • Elenda

  • Eleni

  • Elewyn

    nn Elle, Ella, Wynnie

  • Elibeth

    nn Ellie, Beth

  • Elisandra

    nn Eli, Elisa, Sandra

  • Elissiana

    nn Ella, Lissa, Lissie, Sia, Ana

  • Ellesse

    [pronounced El-es].. nn Elle, Essie

  • Ellythe

    nn Elle, Ellie

  • Elvalinde

    nn Elva, Vali [Vay-lee], Lin, Lindie

  • Emandra

    nn Mandy, Andra

  • Emaria

    [pronounced Em-are-ee-ah].. nn Emma, Aria.. honor a Marie or Maria?

  • Emmarie

    nn Emma, Arie

  • Erevia

    nn Vee, Via

  • Esmera

  • Esmerina

    nn Esme, Merina, Rina, Meri

  • Esmia

    nn Esme, Mia

  • Evanora

    nn Evie, Evan, Nora

  • Evaria

    nn Evie, Aria

  • Eviette

    nn Evie, Etta, Vee

  • Evynne

    nn Evie, Vynn

  • Fayette

    nn Faye, Etta.. French for

  • Fayola

    nn Faye

  • Florenza

    nn Flora, Enza

  • Faelira

    nn Fae, Lira [Lee-ra]

  • Finia

  • Fiondra

    nn Fi [Fee], Ondra

  • Fiorina

    [pronounced Fee-or-eena].. nn Fi, Ori, Rina

  • Firiel

    [nn F-eye-ree-el] nn Fire, Ri [Ree]

  • Franae

    nn Fran

  • Friawenne

    [pronounced Fr-ee-ah-wen].. nn Fria, Wen

  • Galiana

    [pronounced Gal-ee-ah-nah].. nn Ali, Ana, Lia, Liana

  • Gemella

    nn Gemma, Gem, Ella, Mel

  • Gwynedd

    nn Gwyn, Neddie

  • Gwyneira

    [pronounced Gwin-ee-rah].. nn Gwyn, Neira

  • Galynia

    [pronounced Gal-een-ee-ah].. nn Aly, Nia, Lyn

  • Genifred

    nn Genny [Jenny], Freddie

  • Gloriane

    nn Gloria, Lori, Ria, Ana

  • Halona

    nn Hallie, Lona

  • Hannelore

    nn Hannah, Anna, Elora, Lore

  • Havlie

    cousin of Hadley, Finley, Kinley.. etc.

  • Hazella

    [pronounced Hahz-ella].. nn Hazel, Ella

  • Hevelyn

  • Hildis

    nn Hildi, Ildi

  • Iana

    [pronounced Ee-ah-nah]

  • Ismene

    nn Issy, Isme.. bold, strong, beautiful name

  • Ivetta

    nn Ivy, Etta

  • Ianira

    [pronounced Eye-ah-nee-ra]

  • Iaveen

    [pronounced Eye-ah-veen].. nn Vee

  • Ilyra

    [pronounced Il-ee-ra]

  • Ilyra

  • Imariana

    [pronounced Ee-mar-ee-ah-nah].. nn Ima, Mari, Ariana, Arie, Ana

  • Imrie

  • Ionela

    [pronounced Eye-oh-nel-ah].. nn Nel, Nella

  • Irelyn

    [pronounced Eye-er-lin].. nn Irie, Lyn

  • Iridessa

    [pronounced Ee-ree-dess-ah].. nn Irie, Dessa, Essie.. from the word

  • Ivannalia

    [pronounced eye-van-nal-ee-ah].. nn Ivie, Ivia, Ivana, Vanna, Nalia, Nali

  • Iverine

    nn Ivy, Veri, Rina

  • Ivolin

    [pronounced Eye-voe-lin].. nn Ivy, Lin

  • Jacinda

    [pronounced Jus-in-dah].. nn Jace, Cindy, Indie, Jada

  • Jenica

    nn Jen

  • Josetta

    nn Jo, Josie, Etta

  • Juline

    nn Julie, Lina [Lee-na]

  • Jadara

    nn Jade, Ada, Dara, Arie, Ara

  • Jasira

    [pronounced Jas-ee-rah].. nn Jace, Ira

  • Jemalyn

    nn Jem, Jemma, Lyn

  • Jerelin

  • Jezanna

    nn Zanna, Anna

  • Jolanna

    nn Jo, Jola, Lana.. twist on Johanna

  • Jolyn

    [pronounced Joe-lin].. nn Jo, Jolie

  • Jophia

    nn Jo, Phia.. honor a Joseph?

  • Junesse

    nn June, Nessa, Essie

  • Kaja

    [pronounced Kah-ja]

  • Kalilah

    [pronounced Kal-eye-lah].. nn Kali, Lila

  • Kamara

    nn Kami, Mara

  • Karenna

    [pronounced k-are-en-ah].. nn Karie, Karen, Ren

  • Kasmira

    nn Kassie, Mira

  • Katricia

    [pronounced Kat-ree-cee-ah]

  • Katrine

    nn Katy, Rina

  • Keena

  • Kerensa

  • Kevona

    [pronounced Kev-oh-nah]

  • Kiva

    [pronounced Kee-vah].. nn Kiki

  • Kaari

  • Kadri

    [pronounced Kay-dree]

  • Kaeva

    [pronounced Kay-vah].. nn Kae, Ava

  • Kalessa

    nn Kali [Ka-lee], Essa/Essie

  • Kaliona

    nn Kali, Lio, Liona, Ona

  • Kamber

    nn Kam, Kami

  • Karaela

  • Karinda

    nn Karie, Arin, Indie

  • Kasiah

    [pronounced Kas-eye-ah].. nn Kassie

  • Kathlena

  • Katyra

    [pronounced Kat-ee-rah].. nn Kat, Katie

  • Kelendy

    nn Kel, Kelly, Kelen

  • Kelrina

    [pronounced Kel-ree-nah].. nn Kelly, Kelri [Kel-ree], Rina

  • Kelyse

    [pronounced Kel-ees].. alternative of Kelsey

  • Keriann

    nn Keri, Keria, Ria, Ann

  • Lavena

    [pronounced Lav-ay-nah].. nn Avie, Vena [Vay-nah]

  • Lazuli

    nn Zuli.. from Lapis Lazuli, a blue stone

  • Leontine

    nn Leo, Tina

  • Liora

    [pronounced Lee-or-ah]

  • Lucienne

    nn Lucy, Cia, Enna

  • Lunette

    nn Luna, Etta

  • Lyda

    [pronounced L-eye-dah]

  • Lanara

    [pronounced L-an-ar-ah].. nn Lana, Ana, Ara, Arie

  • Lilyse

  • Londra

    nn Lona

  • Lorae

  • Lorina

    [pronounced Lor-ee-na].. nn Lori, Rina

  • Louisane

    nn Lou, Lulu

  • Lybeth

    nn Lybie, Beth

  • Lyliona

    nn Lyli, Liona, Ona

  • Lyreigh

  • Lyris

    [pronounced L-eye-riss]

  • Maliah

    [pronounced Mal-eye-ah].. nn Mal, Liah [L-eye-ah]

  • Margette

    [pronounced Mar-get].. nn Margie, Etta

  • Maribel

    [pronounced Mare-ih-bel].. nn Mary, Belle

  • Maryse

  • Mattea

    [pronounced matt-ay-ah]

  • Mavra

  • Meliora

    nn Mel, Meli, Lio [Leo], Lora, Mora, Ellie.. alternative to Melody, Melanie or Laura?

  • Melusine

    nn Mel, Lusi

  • Meredy

    imagine Melody and Meren combined

  • Morea

    [pronounced More-ay-ah]

  • Morgance

  • Musette

    nn Muse, Etta

  • Meghalen

    nn Meg/Megh

  • Melivia

    nn Mel, Livi, Mivi

  • Mireah

  • Natalina

    nn Nat, Tali, Lina

  • Neriah

    [pronounced Nare-eye-ah]

  • Nerina

    [pronounced Nair-ee-na].. nn Nera, Neri, Nia, Rina

  • Nisa

    [pronounced Nee-sah]

  • Nissa

  • Nolita

    [pronounced No-lee-tah].. nn Nola, Lita

  • Nona

  • Novalie

    nn Nova, Val, Allie

  • Nyx

  • Naevys

    nn Navi

  • Najo

  • Najori

    [pronounced Naj-or-ee]

  • Nalania

    nn Nali, Nia

  • Nalini

    nn Nali.. a more exotic Natalie?

  • Namara

    nn Mara, Ara

  • Nelina

    nn Nellie, Lina

  • Nikelle

    nn Nikki, Elle, Ella, Kelly

  • Nikkine

  • Norona

    nn Nora, Ona

  • Odessa

    [pronounced Oh-des-ah]

  • Olivette

    nn Olive, Etta

  • Orenda

  • Orinda

    nn Rin

  • Osha

  • Pietra

    [pronounced Pee-et-rah].. nn Pia [Pee-ah]

  • Primula

    [pronounced Prim-u-lah].. nn Prim

  • Pamara

    [pronounced Pam-ar-ah].. nn Pam, Mara

  • Quevery

  • Ravenna

    [pronounced Rah-ven-ah].. nn Venna

  • Reverie

    nn Revi

  • Riona

    [pronounced Ree-oh-nah]

  • Rosina

    [pronounced Rose-ee-nah].. nn Rose, Rina

  • Ralia

  • Rava

    [pronounced Ray-va].. nn Rae

  • Ravea

    [pronounced Rav-ee-ah].. nn Vea [Vee-ah]

  • Rienne

  • Riline

    nn Ril, Lina

  • Ruthenia

    nn Ruth, Thia, Thenia

  • Ryah

  • Sabri

    [pronounced Sabe-ree].. nn Bri [Bree]

  • Sabryn

  • Safia

    [pronounced Saf-ee-ah]

  • Saphira

    [pronounced Saf-ee-rah].. nn Phira [Feer-ah]

  • Sariah

    [pronounced Sar-eye-ah].. nn Aria

  • Sarika

    [pronounced Sar-ee-ka].. nn Sari, Rika

  • Serafina

    [pronounced Sare-ah-fee-nah].. nn Sera [Sare-ah], Fina

  • Seren

  • Solenne

    pronounced Sole-en, nn Sol, Lenna

  • Stefania

    [pronounced Stef-ahn-ya].. nn Stef, Effie, Ania [Ahn-ya]

  • Suzette

    nn Suzie, Zetta

  • Svea

    [pronounced S-vay-ah]

  • Sybella

    nn Sybie or a lovely name to get the nn Bella

  • Sabriel

  • Salene

    [pronounced Sal-een].. nn Sally, Lena

  • Sefrina

    nn Sefi, Fria, Nia

  • Selvi

  • Shireen

  • Siranna

    nn Sira, Anna

  • Sophira

  • Sophriona

    spin on the ever popular Sophie, nn Sophie, Sophia, Rio, Ona [oh-nah], Riona

  • Stellara

    [pronounced Stel-are-ah].. nn Stella, Lara

  • Syla

  • Syrah

    [pronounced S-eye-rah]

  • Teodora

    nn Dora

  • Thada

    [pronounced Thay-da]

  • Thaleia

    [pronounced Tal-ay-ah]..nn Leia [Laya].. reminiscent of Greek Thalia

  • Thisbe

    [pronounced Thiz-bee].. nn Bee

  • Thyra

    [pronounced Thee-ra]

  • Talaira

    nn Tali

  • Talana

    [pronounced Tal-ah-nah].. nn Tali, Lana, Ana

  • Talwyn

    nn Tali, Wyn

  • Tariana

    [pronounced Tar-ee-ah-nah].. nn Tari, Arie, Ana

  • Taven

    [pronounced Tay-ven].. nn Tay

  • Theolene

    nn Theo, Lena.. Greek roots

  • Thylia

    [pronounced Thil-ee-ah]

  • Tolia

  • Tyree

  • Ukara

  • Ulira

    [pronounced You-leer-ah].. nn Uli

  • Ulyssia

    [pronounced You-liss-ee-ah].. nn Uli, Lyssa, Sia

  • Valoria

    nn Val, Lori, Ria, Valor.. imagine classic Victoria meets hipster Valor

  • Vanora

    nn Nora

  • Varvara

    modern twist on Barbara, nn Vara

  • Viveka

  • Vaeda

    [pronounced Vay-dah].. nn Vae

  • Valindra

    nn Val, Lin

  • Valinor

    nn Val, Ali, Nora

  • Vanissa

  • Velore

  • Verelda

  • Viorica

    [pronounced Vee-or-ik-ah].. nn Vio [Vee-oh], Vi [Vee], Vica [Vee-ka]

  • Vyona

    [pronounced V-eye-oh-nah].. nn Vy, Ona

  • Willina

    [pronounced Wil-ee-nah].. nn Lina

  • Xanthia

    [pronounced Xan-thee-ah].. nn Xani, Thia

  • Xalvadora

    nn Xali, Dora

  • Xennia

    nn Nia

  • Xylina

    [pronounced X-eye-lee-nah].. nn Xylie, Lina

  • Yelena

    [pronounced Yel-ay-nah]

  • Yvette

  • Yiriah

  • Ynia

    [pronounced Yin-eye-ah]

  • Zada

    [pronounced Zay-dah].. nn Zay

  • Zarina

    [pronounced Zar-ee-nah].. nn Zari, Rina

  • Zia

  • Zoa

    softer take on Zoe/Zoey

  • Zula

  • Zaari

  • Zaccaria

    nn Zac, Aria

  • Zakiya

    nn Zak, Kiya... feminized Zackary?

  • Zaranda

  • Zaressa

    nn Zara, Essie

  • Zelea

    [pronounced Zel-ee-ah].. nn Zel, Lea

  • Zeva

    [pronounced Zee-vah].. nn Zee

  • Zilvra

  • Zinevra

    [pronounced Zihn- ev-rah] nn Zina, Nevi, Evra, Ziva, Nera

  • Zyndra

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