Boy Names Start With L

Name Origin meaning Popularname
LREDAnglo Saxon noble counsel. -----
LRICAnglo Saxon all powerful. -----
LACArthurian lake a king the father of Erec.-----
LAILEArabic the king of Yedih. -----
LAILOKENArthurian Merlin Sylvester. -----
LAMORAKArthurian Sir brother of Percivale.-----
LANCELOTArthurian Sir knight of the Round Table the servant. -----
LAODEGANArthurian king of Carmalide. -----
LAQIPUAssyrian the governor of Kalzi. -----
LATEEFArabic genteel. -----
LATIFArabic genteel. -----
LAUNCELOTArthurian Sir knight of the Round Table the servant. -----
LAUNFALArthurian Sir king Arthurs steward. -----
LAZAssyrian a deity worshipped by Tiglath Pileser II. -----
LEKAAlbanian defender of men. -----
LEODEGANArthurian father of Gennevre. -----
LEODEGRAUNCEArthurian king of Camelyard & father of Guenever.-----
LEODGARAnglo Saxon peoples spear. -----
LEODOGRANArthurian father of Guinevere. -----
LEOFRICAnglo Saxon dear ruler. -----
LEOFWINEAnglo Saxon beloved friend. -----
LEOTRIMAlbanian peoples valor. -----
LEUTRIMAlbanian peoples valor. -----
LEVONArmenian a lion. -----
LIDAN GULAAkkadian offspring of Gula. -----
LIDUNNAMUAkkadian a Chaldean officer. -----
LIMUR PATIS ASSURAssyrian Dwelling of the Vicegerent of Assur. -----
LIONELArthurian Sir cousin to Lancelot.-----
LIONELLArthurian Sir Launcelots cousin.-----
LIRIDONAlbanian free willed. -----
LLACHEUArthurian a son of king Arthur. -----
LLEWArthurian lion or light king of Orkney. -----
LLUAGORArthurian the opener of the host Caradawgs horse. -----
LLUDDArthurian a king of Britain the eldest son of Beli the Great. -----
LLYCHLYNArthurian land of the fjords. -----
LLYRArthurian father of Bronwen. -----
LOHENGRINArthurian Sir son of Parzival. -----
LOHOOTArthurian a son of king Arthur. -----
LOHOTArthurian a son of king Arthur. -----
LOKMANArabic the founder of the second great Adite nation. -----
LORENCAlbanian bay or laurel tree. -----
LOTArthurian king of Orkney. -----
LUANAlbanian lion. -----
LUCANArthurian Sir butler to Arthur.-----
LUCASArthurian Sir butler to Arthur.-----
LUCIUSArthurian Tiberius Procurator light.-----
LUKAGMArabic the son of Lokman. -----
LULEZIMAlbanian blooming prosperity. -----
LUNGILEAfrican good right straight. -----
LUSALAAfrican feather. -----
LUSUNAAssyrian the king of the district of Harru. -----
LUTFIArabic harmless. -----
LaborosoarchodBabyloniana king of Babylon.-----
LABYNETUSBabylonianNebo is Majestic.-----
LAKHMUBabylonianearly ancestor of the gods.-----
LIBIT NANABabylonianWork of Anunit.-----
LIDAN GULABabylonianOffspring of Gula.-----
LIDUNNAMUBabyloniana Chaldean officer.-----
LIK BA GASBabyloniananother name for king Urukh.-----
LUGAL MARADABabylonianking of Marad.-----
LERTXUNBasqueaspen tree populus tremula .-----
LIZARDIBasquegrove of ash trees.-----
LUBOMIRBulgarian love s peace or love s the world.-----
LUDMILBulgarian people s favor.-----
LYUBENBulgarianlove.-----
LYUBOMIRBulgarian love s peace or love s the world.-----
LYUDMILBulgarianpeople s love.-----
LOUARNCelticthe fox.-----
LUGCelticlight.-----
LAIChamoru/Chamorrojurisprudence law.-----
LANGITChamoru/Chamorrosky heaven firmament paradise.-----
LANChineseorchid.-----
LANFENChineseorchid fragrance.-----
LANYINGChineseblue glitter or blue quartz.-----
LIChineseplums.-----
LIFENChineseclever and fragrant like flowers.-----
LIHUAChinesebeautiful and elegant.-----
LIJUANChinesebeautiful and soft.-----
LILINGChinesewhite jasmine tinkling.-----
LINChinesea grove a wood.-----
LINGChineseclever intelligent spiritual.-----
LIQINChinesebeautiful harp lute or zither.-----
LIQIUChinesebeautiful autumn.-----
LIUChinesethe willow.-----
LULIChinesedewy jasmine.-----
LJUBOMIRCroatianlove s peace or love s the world.-----
LADISLAVCzechruler of glory.-----
LEOCzecha lion.-----
LIBORCzechfreeborn.-----
LUBOMIRCzechlove s peace or the world .-----
LUBOCzechlove s peace or love s the world.-----
LUDVIKCzechfamous war.-----
LUKACzechof Lucania.-----
LAURITZDanishbay or laurel tree.-----
LAMBERTDutchthe country s brightness.-----
LAMMERTDutchthe country s brightness.-----
LAURENSDutchbay or laurel tree.-----
LEONARDDutchstern lion or strong as a lion.-----
LIEVEDutchdear beloved.-----
LIEVENDutchbeloved friend.-----
LIEVINDutchbeloved friend.-----
LODEWIJKDutchfamous war.-----
LOWIEDutchfamous war.-----
LUUKDutchfrom Lucania.-----
LABARISEgyptianthe builder of the labyrinth.-----
LAMENTUEgyptianthe king of Chemmis.-----
LAMERSEKENIEgyptiana captain of Piankhi.-----
LATEEFEgyptiangentle.-----
LUDIMEgyptianthe son of Mizraim.-----
LAKEEnglishEnglish name derived from the vocabulary word from Latin lacus meaning pond, lake.-----
LAMBARTEnglishVariant form of English Lambert meaning land bright.-----
LAMBERTEnglishMiddle English form of Low German Lammert meaning land bright.-----
LAMONTEnglishScottish surname transferred to English forename use from the medieval Swedish personal name Lagman meaning lawman.-----
LANCEEnglishEnglishname derived from the Old French word lance meaning lance the weapon .Compare with another form of Lance.-----
LANDONEnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use from a contracted form of the surname Langdon composed of the Old English elements lang long and dun hill, hence long hill.-----
LANEEnglishEnglish topographic surname transferred to forename use derived from Old English lane narrow pathway, hence lives by a lane.-----
LANFORDEnglishVariant spelling of English Langford meaning long river crossing.-----
LANGDONEnglishEnglish habitational surname transferred to forename use from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements lang long and dun hill, hence long hill.-----
LANGFORDEnglishEnglish habitational surname transferred to forename use composed of the Old English elements lang long and ford ford, hence long river crossing.-----
LANNYEnglishPet form of English names beginning with Lan .-----
LARKEnglishEnglish unisex name derived from the vocabulary word from Old English lawcere meaning song bird.-----
LARKINEnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use from a medieval pet form of English Laurence meaning of Laurentum.-----
LARRIEEnglishVariant spelling of English Larry meaning of Laurentum.-----
LARRYEnglishPet form of English Laurence meaning of Laurentum.-----
LAURENEnglishUnisex form of English Laurence meaning of Laurentum.-----
LAURENCEEnglishEnglish form of French Laurent meaning of Laurentum.-----
LAURIEEnglishUnisex pet form of English Lauren and Laurence both meaning of Laurentum.-----
LAVERNEnglishVariant spelling of English Laverne meaning the alder tree . Rarely used anymore. Compare with feminine Lavern.-----
LAVERNEEnglishEnglish name derived from the French surname Lavergne meaning the alder tree . Rarely used anymore. Compare with feminine Laverne.-----
LAWEnglishMiddle English short form of English Lawrence meaning of Laurentum.-----
LAWRENCEEnglishVariant spelling of English Laurence meaning of Laurentum.-----
LAWRIEEnglishPet form of English Lawrence meaning of Laurentum.-----
LAWSONEnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use meaning son of Law.-----
LAYNEEnglishVariant spelling of English Lane meaning lives by the lane.-----
LAYTONEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Leighton meaning leek garden.-----
LAZEnglishPet form of English Larry meaning of Laurentum.-----
LEEEnglishEnglish surname transferred to unisex forename use from the Old English word leah meaning meadow.-----
LEEROYEnglishVariant spelling of English Leroy meaning the king.-----
LEHIEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Lechiy meaning cheek or jaw. In the bible this is the name of a place near the border of the hill country of Judah. The place is noted for being the location of Samson s killing of 1000 men with the jawbone of an ass.-----
LEIGHEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Lee meaning meadow.-----
LEIGHTONEnglishEnglish surname transferred to unisex forename use composed of the Old English elements leac leek and tun enclosure, settlement, hence leek garden.-----
LELANDEnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use composed of the Middle English elements ley fallow and land land, hence fallow land.-----
LEMEnglishShort form of English Lemuel meaning by God or for God.-----
LEMUELEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Lemuwel meaning by God or for God. In the bible this is the name of an unknown king possibly Solomon. It is also the name of the main character Lemuel Gulliver in Jonathan Swift s English novel Gulliver s Travels.-----
LENShortEnglishform of English Leonard meaning lion strong. Compare with another form of Len.-----
LENARDEnglishVariant spelling of English Leonard meaning lion strong.-----
LENNARDEnglishVariant spelling of English Leonard meaning lion strong.-----
LENNIEEnglishPet form of English Leonard meaning lion strong.-----
LENNONEnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Leannain descendant of Leannan, hence little cloak.-----
LENNYEnglishPet form of English Leonard meaning lion strong.-----
LEOShortEnglishform of English Leonard meaning lion strong. Compare with another form of Leo.-----
LEOLINEnglishEnglish variant form of Welsh Llywelyn meaning oath of Belenus.-----
LEONEnglish Greek name derived from the word leon meaning lion. In use by the English and Germans.-----
LEONARDEnglishEnglish form of French Leonard meaning lion strong.-----
LEOPOLDEnglishEnglish form of French Leopold meaning people bold.-----
LEROIEnglishEnglish variant spelling of French Leroy meaning the king.-----
LEROYEnglishFrench name meaning the king.In use by the English.-----
LESEnglishShort form of English unisex Lesley meaning garden of hollies.-----
LESLEYEnglishAnglicized form of Scottish unisex Leslie meaning garden of hollies.-----
LESLYEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Lesley meaning garden of hollies.-----
LESTEREnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use from the city name Leicester which was recorded in the 10th century as Ligora caester Ligora s fort. Ligora is related to Liguria a very old place name of obscure origin dating back to pre Roman times. There has been some speculation concerning a possible connection between Ligora/Liguria and Celtic Lug meaning oath.-----
LEVEnglishEnglishshort form of English Levi meaning adhesion, joined to or crown, garland. Compare with other forms of Lev.-----
LEVICompareEnglishwith another form of Levi.1. Anglicized form of Greek Leui Hebrew Leviy meaning adhesion, joined to or crown, garland. In the bible this is the name of several characters including the third son of Jacob.-----
LEWShortEnglishform of English Lewis meaning famous warrior. Compare with another form of Lew.-----
LEWINEnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use derived from the Anglo Saxon personal name Leofwine meaning dear friend.-----
LEWISEnglishEnglish form of French Louis meaning famous warrior.-----
LEXEnglishShort form of English unisex Alex meaning defender of mankind.-----
LEYTONEnglishVariant spelling of English Layton meaning leek garden.-----
LINCOLNEnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use from the name of the city of Lincoln which was originally called Lindum colonia meaning lake colony.-----
LINDENEnglishVariant spelling of English Lyndon meaning lime tree hill. Or from the vocabulary word linden meaning lime tree.-----
LINDONEnglishVariant spelling of English Lyndon meaning lime tree hill.-----
LINDSAYEnglishScottish surname transferred to English unisex forename use composed of the name Lincoln and the Old English word ey wetland, hence Lincoln s wetlands. In Scotland this is strictly a masculine name.-----
LINDSEYEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Lindsay meaning Lincoln s wetlands.-----
LINFORDEnglishOld English surname transferred to forename use composed of the elements hlyn maple and ford ford, hence maple tree ford.-----
LINTONEnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use from the name of numerous places in England most of which were composed of the Old English elements lin cotton, flax and tun enclosure, settlement, hence cotton/flax settlement.-----
LINUSEnglishLatin form of Greek Linos meaning either a cry of griefor flax, linen. In the bible this is the name of one of Paul s Christian associates. In mythology this is the name of a musician the personification of lamentation. He was killed by Apollo who was his rival in music. Another version of the story says he was killed by Hercules.-----
LIONELEnglishAnglo Norman diminutive form of French Leon lion hence little lion or young lion.In Arthurian legend this is the name of a Knight of the Round Table. He was the younger son of King Bors and cousin to Lancelot and Hector de Maris. When King Bors died in battle Lionel and Bors were rescued by the Lady of the Lake and raised by her along with Lancelot in her underwater kingdom.-----
LIVYEnglishEnglish form of Roman Latin Livius possibly meaning bluish.-----
LONEnglishEnglishshort form of Spanish Alonso meaning noble and ready. Compare with another form of Lon.-----
LONDONEnglishEnglish surname transferred to unisex forename use denoting someone from London.The name may have pre Celtic roots meaning something like place at the unfordable river.-----
LONNIEEnglishPet form of English Alonzo meaning noble and ready.-----
LONNYEnglishVariant spelling of English Lonnie meaning noble and ready.-----
LORENEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Lauren meaning of Laurentum.-----
LORINEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Loren meaning of Laurentum.-----
LORNEnglishVariant spelling of English Lorne of unknown meaning.-----
LORNEEnglishEnglish name derived from the place name Lorne Scotland of unknown meaning. The name was a part of a courtesy title for the Scottish Duke of Argyll s eldest son and heir the Marquess of Lorne who also derived it from the place name.-----
LORRINEnglishVariant spelling of English Lorin meaning of Laurentum.-----
LOUEnglishEnglish unisex short form of French Louis and Louise both meaning famous warrior.-----
LOUIEEnglishPet form of French Louis meaning famous warrior.-----
LOUISEnglishMiddle French form of Old French Loois meaning famous warrior.-----
LOVELEnglishVariant spelling of English Lovell meaning little wolf.-----
LOVELLEnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use from a variant spelling of English Lowell meaning little wolf.-----
LOWELLEnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use derived from the Old Norman French byname Louvel meaning little wolf.-----
LOYDEnglishVariant spelling of Welsh Lloyd meaning gray haired.-----
LUCASEnglishContracted form of Latin Lucanus meaning from Lucania, a region of southern Italy. Lucania probably comes from the word lux meaning light. In the bible this is the name of a Gentile Christian who was a companion of Paul. Luke is the Anglicized form.-----
LUCKYEnglishPet form of English Luke meaning from Lucania. In some cases it may come directly from the vocabulary word meaning simply lucky.-----
LUKEEnglishAnglicized form of Greek Loukas Latin Lucas meaning from Lucania, a region of southern Italy. Lucania probably comes from the word lux meaning light. In the bible this is the name of a Gentile Christian who was a companion of Paul.-----
LUTHEREnglishGerman name composed of the elements liut people and heri army, warrior, hence people s army.-----
LUXEnglishEnglish unisex name derived from the Latin word lux meaning light.-----
LYLEEnglishScottish surname transferred to forename use from the Norman French phrase de l isle meaning from the island.-----
LYNDONEnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use derived from a place name composed of the Old English elements lind linden, lime tree and dun hill, hence lime tree hill.-----
LYNTONEnglishVariant spelling of English Linton meaning cotton/flax settlement.-----
LYSANDEREnglishLatin form of Greek Lysandros meaning freer liberator. This was the name of the main character in Shakespeare s A Midsummer Night s Dream. In use by the English.-----
LUCHJOEsperantoPet form of Esperanto Ludoviko meaning famous warrior.-----
LUDOVIKOEsperantoEsperanto form of Latin Ludovicus meaning famous warrior.-----
LARSSIFinnishFinnish form of Scandinavian Lars meaning laurel.-----
LASSIFinnishPet form of Finnish Larssi meaning laurel.-----
LAUNOFinnishFinnish pet form of Scandinavian Nikolaus meaning victor of the people.-----
LAURIFinnishFinnish form of Latin Laurus meaning laurel.-----
LEEVIFinnishFinnish form of Greek Leui meaning adhesion, joined to or crown, garland.-----
LEMMINKINENFinnishFinnish myth name of a hero of the Kalevala a sorcerer or magician said to be able to sing the sand into pearls. The meaning of the name is unknown but it is probably related to the name Lempi meaning love.-----
LUUKASFinnishFinnish form of Greek Loukas meaning from Lucania.-----
LAMMERTFrenchLow German form of Germanic Landebert meaning land bright. In use by the Dutch and French.-----
LANCEOldFrenchFrench form of German Lanzo meaning land.Compare with another form of Lance.-----
LANCELOTFrenchNorman French Arthurian legend name of the bravest Knight of the Round Table who betrayed King Arthur by having an affair with Queen Guinevere. The name is probably a diminutive form of Lance land or the word lance the weapon meaning either little land or little lance.-----
LAUNCEFrenchShort form of French Launcelot meaning either land or lance the weapon .-----
LAUNCELOTFrenchVariant spelling of Norman French Lancelot meaning either little land or little lance.-----
LAURENTFrenchFrench form of Roman Latin Laurentius meaning of Laurentum.-----
LAURENTINFrenchFrench form of Roman Latin Laurentinus meaning of Laurentum.-----
LAZAREFrenchFrench form of Latin Lazarus meaning my God has helped.-----
LEANDREFrenchFrench form of Latin Leander meaning lion man.-----
LEGERFrenchFrench form of German Luitger meaning people spear.-----
LEMOINEFrenchFrench surname transferred to English forename use derived from the Old French word moine meaning monk.-----
LEOLINFrenchFrenchform of Welsh Llywelyn meaning oath of Belenus.-----
LEONFrenchFrench form of Latin Leo meaning lion.-----
LEONARDFrenchFrench form of German Leonhard meaning lion strong.-----
LEONCEFrenchFrench form of Latin Leontius meaning lion like.-----
LEONIDEFrenchFrench form of Latin Leonides meaning lion s son.-----
LEOPOLDFrenchFrench form of Old High German Liutpold meaning people bold.-----
LEROYFrenchFrench name meaning the king.In use by the English.-----
LIONELFrenchAnglo Norman diminutive form of French Leon lion hence little lion or young lion.In Arthurian legend this is the name of a Knight of the Round Table. He was the younger son of King Bors and cousin to Lancelot and Hector de Maris. When King Bors died in battle Lionel and Bors were rescued by the Lady of the Lake and raised by her along with Lancelot in her underwater kingdom.-----
LOOISFrenchOld French name derived from Middle Latin Ludovicus meaning famous warrior.-----
LOOYSFrenchOld French name derived from Middle Latin Ludovicus meaning famous warrior.-----
LOTHAIRFrenchVariant spelling of French Lothaire meaning loud warrior.-----
LOTHAIREFrenchFrench form of Latin Lotharius meaning loud warrior.-----
LOUIEFrenchPet form of French Louis meaning famous warrior.-----
LOUISFrenchMiddle French form of Old French Loois meaning famous warrior.-----
LOUPFrenchFrench form of Latin Lupus meaning wolf.-----
LOUVELFrenchOld Norman French byname derived from a diminutive form of the word lou wolf, hence little wolf.-----
LUCFrenchNorman French form of Latin Lucas meaning from Lucania.-----
LUCIENFrenchFrench form of Roman Latin Lucianus meaning light.-----
LABHRAIDHMisc. GaelicGaelic name meaning he speaks. In Irish legend this is the name of a sacred king connected with the Leinstermen and the taking of Tara. He was also known as Labhraidh Lorc he speaks fierce .-----
LAIGHEANMisc. GaelicOld Gaelic byname meaning spear, javelin.-----
LEANNANMisc. GaelicGaelic byname meaning little cloak.-----
LAMMERTGermanLow German form of Germanic Landebert meaning land bright. In use by the Dutch and French.-----
LAMPRECHTGermanVariant form of German Landoberct meaning land bright.-----
LANDEBERTGermanGerman name composed of the elements land land and berht bright, hence land bright.-----
LANDOBERCTGermanVariant form of German Landebert meaning land bright.-----
LANZOGermanPet form of Old German names containing the element land meaning land.-----
LEBERECHTGermanGerman name composed of the elements lebe live and recht right, hence live right.-----
LENZGermanContracted form of German Lorenz meaning of Laurentum.-----
LEONGerman Greek name derived from the word leon meaning lion. In use by the English and Germans.-----
LEONHARDGermanVariant spelling of German Leonhardt meaning lion strong.-----
LEONHARDTGermanVariant form of Old High German Lewenhart meaning lion strong.-----
LEUDBOLDGermanVariant spelling of Old High German Luitpold meaning people bold.-----
LEUTPALDGermanVariant spelling of Old High German Liutpold meaning people bold.-----
LEWENHARTGermanOld High German name composed of the elements lewo lion and hart hardy, strong, hence lion strong.-----
LIUTBALDGermanOld High German name composed of the elements liut people and bald bold, hence people bold.-----
LIUTBERTGermanOld High German name composed of the elements liut people and berht bright, hence people bright.-----
LIUTPOLDGermanVariant spelling of Old High German Liutpold meaning people bold.-----
LORENZGermanGerman form of Roman Latin Laurentius meaning of Laurentum.-----
LOTHARGermanLater form of German Clothar meaning loud warrior.-----
LOTHURGermanVariant spelling of German Lothar meaning loud warrior.-----
LUBBERTGermanGerman surname transferred to forename use derived from the personal name Liutbert meaning people bright.-----
LUDWIGGermanVariant form of German Hludwig meaning famous warrior.-----
LUITGERGermanOld High German name composed of the elements liut people and gari/geri spear, hence people spear.-----
LUITPOLDGermanOld High German name composed of the elements liut people and bold bold, brave, hence people bold.-----
LUKASGermanGerman form of Latin Lucas meaning from Lucania.-----
LUTHERGermanGerman name composed of the elements liut people and heri army, warrior, hence people s army.-----
LUTZGermanPet form of German Ludwig meaning famous warrior.-----
LEOVIGILDGothic/Visigothic/Ostrogothicpledge of love.-----
LEOVIGILDOGothic/Visigothic/Ostrogothicpledge of love.-----
LIUVAGothic/Visigothic/Ostrogothiclove.-----
LADONGreek Greek name of unknown meaning. In mythology this is the name of a river god and the name of a hundred headed dragon who guarded the garden of the Hesperides. The Ladon was supposed to be a cleansing river.-----
LAMECHGreek Greek form of Hebrew Lemek powerful but perhaps meaning pauper. In the bible this is the name of the father of Tubal Cain and the father of Noe English Noah .-----
LAPIDOSGreekVariant form of Greek Lapidot meaning torches.-----
LAPIDOTGreekVariant spelling of Greek Lapidoth meaning torches.-----
LAPIDOTHGreek Greek form of Hebrew Lapiydowth meaning torches. In the bible this is the name of the husband of Deborah.-----
LATINOSGreek Greek name meaning belonging to Latium. In mythology this is the name of the son of Odysseus and Kirke who ruled the Etruscans.-----
LAVRENTIOSGreek Greek form of Roman Latin Laurentius meaning of Laurentum.-----
LAZAROSGreek Greek form of Hebrew Elazar meaning my God has helped. In the New Testament bible this is the name of many characters including a man Jesus raised from the dead.-----
LEANDROSGreek Greek name composed of the elements leon lion and aner man, hence lion man. In mythology this is the name of the lover of Hero.-----
LEBBAIOSGreek Greek name meaning man of heart. In the bible this is another name for Jude one of the twelve apostles.-----
LEFTERISGreek Short form of Greek Eleftherios meaning the liberator.-----
LEONGreek Greek name derived from the word leon meaning lion. In use by the English and Germans.-----
LEONIDASGreek Ancient Greek name meaning lion s son.-----
LEUIGreek Greek form of Hebrew Leviy meaning adhesion, joined to or crown, garland. In the bible this is the name of several characters including the third son of Jacob.-----
LEUISGreek Greek name meaning joined. In the bible this is the name of the son of Halphaios Latin Alphaeus a collector of customs.-----
LINOSGreekGreek name derived either from the word ailinon a ritual cry of grief, or from linon meaning flax, linen. In the bible this is the name of one of Paul s Christian associates. In mythology this is the name of a musician the personification of lamentation. He was killed by Apollo who was his rival in music. Another version of the story says he was killed by Hercules.-----
LOTGreek Greek form of Hebrew Lowt meaning covering, veil. In the bible this is the name of a nephew of Abraham and father of Moab.-----
LOUKANOSGreek Greek form of Latin Lucanus meaning from Lucania, a region of southern Italy. Lucania probably comes from the word lux meaning light.-----
LOUKASGreek Contracted form of Greek Loukanos meaning from Lucania, a region of southern Italy. Lucania probably comes from the word lux meaning light. In the bible this is the name of a Gentile Christian who was a companion of Paul. Luke is the Anglicized form.-----
LOUKIANOSGreek Greek form of Latin Lucianus meaning light.-----
LOUPGreekFrench form of Latin Lupus meaning wolf.-----
LYKAONGreek Greek name possibly meaning wolf. In mythology this is the name of an early king of Arkadia.-----
LYKOURGOSGreek Greek name composed of the elements lykou of a wolf and ergon deed, work, hence wolf work. In mythology this is the name of a lawgiver of Sparta who banned the cult of Dionysos and paid dearly for it. His political opponent Alkandros put out one of his eyes.-----
LYSANDROSGreek Ancient Greek name composed of the elements lysis freeing, loosening, a release and andros man, hence free man or freer liberator.-----
LYSIMACHOSGreek Ancient Greek name composed of the elements lysis freeing, loosening, a release and mache battle, hence free battle or perhaps freedom fighter.-----
LYSISTRATOSGreek Ancient Greek name composed of the elements lysis freeing, loosening, a release and stratos army, expedition, multitude, hence liberation army.-----
LOIZAProbablyGypsy/Romania Romani form of French Louis meaning famous warrior.-----
LUCAGypsy/RomaniItalian form of Latin Lucas meaning from Lucania. In use by the Romani.-----
LIKOHawaiianHawaiian name meaning bud.-----
LUKAHawaiianHawaiian and Russian form of Greek Loukas meaning from Lucania.-----
LABANHebrew/Jewish Hebrew name meaning white. In the bible this is the name of the father of Rachel and Leah.-----
LAELHebrew/Jewish Hebrew name meaning belonging to God or by God. In the bible this is the name of a leader of the Gershon family.-----
LAPIYDOWTHHebrew/Jewish Hebrew name meaning torches. In the bible this is the name of the husband of Deborah.-----
LAVANHebrew/Jewish Variant spelling of Hebrew Laban meaning white. In the bible this is the name of the father of Rachel and Leah.-----
LAVIHebrew/Jewish Hebrew unisex name meaning lion.-----
LECHIYHebrew/Jewish Hebrew name derived from the biblical name of a place near the border of the hill country of Judah meaning cheek or jaw. The place is noted for being the location of Samson s killing of 1000 men with the jawbone of an ass.-----
LEMEKHebrew/Jewish Hebrew name meaning powerful. In the bible this is the name of the father of Tubal Cain and the father of Noah.-----
LEMMYHebrew/JewishPet form of English Lemuel and Hebrew Lemuwel meaning by God or for God.-----
LEMUWELHebrew/Jewish Hebrew name meaning by God or for God. In the bible this is the name of an unknown king possibly Solomon.-----
LEVHebrew/Jewish Hebrew name meaning heart.Compare with other forms of Lev.-----
LEVIYHebrew/Jewish Hebrew name derived from the word lewi meaning adhesion, joined to or crown, garland. In the bible this is the name of several characters including the third son of Jacob.-----
LIHebrew/Jewish Hebrew unisex name meaning to me. Compare with another form of Li.-----
LIAMHebrew/Jewish Hebrew name meaning my nation, my people. Compare with another form of Liam.-----
LIORHebrew/Jewish Hebrew unisex name meaning my light.-----
LIRONHebrew/Jewish Hebrew unisex name meaning my song.-----
LOCHESHHebrew/Jewish Hebrew name meaning whisper. In the bible this is the name of a Babylonian exile returnee.-----
LOWTHebrew/Jewish Hebrew name meaning covering, veil. In the bible this is the name of a nephew of Abraham and father of Moab.-----
LARUSIcelandicIcelandic form of Latin Laurus meaning laurel.-----
LEIFURIcelandicIcelandic form of Old Norse Leifr meaning descendant, heir.-----
LUDVIKIcelandicIcelandic form of German Ludwig meaning famous warrior.-----
LABHRASIrishIrish Gaelic form of Latin Laurentius meaning of Laurentum.-----
LACHTNAIrishIrish Gaelic name meaning milk colored.-----
LANTYIrishPet form of Irish Leachlainn meaning devotee of Saint Seachnall.-----
LAOGHAIREIrishIrish name meaning shepherd.-----
LEACHLAINNIrishShort form of Irish Gaelic Maeleachlainn meaning devotee of Saint Seachnall.-----
LIAMIrishShort form of Irish Uilliam meaning will helmet. Compare with another form of Liam.-----
LIRIrishIrish name meaning the sea. In mythology this is the name of a god of the sea. He is identified with Welsh Llyr.-----
LOMANIrishIrish Gaelic byname composed of the word lomm bare and a diminutive suffix hence little bare one.-----
LOMMANIrishVariant spelling of Irish Gaelic Loman meaning little bare one.-----
LONANIrishIrish name composed of the Gaelic word lon blackbird and a diminutive suffix hence little blackbird.-----
LORCANIrishVariant spelling of Irish Lorccan meaning little fierce one.-----
LORCCANIrishIrish name composed of the Gaelic word lorcc fierce and a diminutive suffix hence little fierce one.-----
LUANOldIrishIrish Gaelic byname meaning warrior. Compare with another form of Luan.-----
LUCASIrishIrish Gaelic form of Latin Lucas meaning from Lucania.-----
LUGAIDIrishIrish name derived from the name of the Celtic god Lug meaning oath. Many historical and legendary figures have borne this name.-----
LUGHIrishIrish variant spelling of Celtic Lug meaning oath. In mythology this is the name of a heroic high king of the ancient past.-----
LUGHAIDHIrishVariant spelling of Irish Lugaid meaning oath.-----

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Oh happy day—a little girl is on the way! Congratulations to you and your family on the impending arrival of your beautiful baby girl! We're sure you're bursting at the seams with excitement and can't wait to meet your new little one, but there's one little hurdle to clear: selecting a baby name fit for your little princess.

Here at Mama Natural, we pride ourselves in dishing out the best of the best in baby girl names. We have something for everyone whether you're the artsy type with your eye on Indigo or a royal baby name lover with your heart set on Charlotte. We've scoured the world far and wide for thousands of baby girl names and they're all here waiting for your attention.

Search our girl name collection by letter

When it comes to a name, sometimes a letter just sticks with you. Maybe you're in love with melodic girl names that start with M, or a zesty letter girl name that starts with Z. We take the guesswork out of things and have organized little girl names by letter, allowing you to go right to what you want with the click of the mouse.

We also have a section where we list the most popular girl names for each letter, giving you a quick snapshot of what's trending for each. Certain letters are trending hard like girl names that start with A and girl names that start with E, but there are plenty of letters worthy of your attention. You might just find a stunning name hidden behind an unsuspecting letter, like a girls name that starts with Q!

Browse popular baby girl names

We know popularity is a big make or break factor for many parents. You may prefer the mystery of unique baby girl names. Or perhaps you can’t resist this year’s trendiest and most popular girl names. We've solved that conundrum by listing each name's popularity along with it, giving you a peek at the charts without needing to navigate additional sites.

When looking at popular girl names, there are few things to consider:

  • Are there other spellings of the name that are also popular? This could lead to the name being more common than you thought like Sophia/Sofia.
  • Is the name you’re considering a popular nickname for a more common name? Bella may feel less common, but the chart-topper Isabella has populated playgrounds with it for years.
  • Is your favorite name on the rise? Vintage dolls like Amelia and Evelyn have been spiking in recent years, rising from relative rarity to the top of the charts.

Be sure to check the popularity of each name on your list to make sure it fits your desired popularity.

Find your style in a baby girls name

Every name has a story and a style behind it. Your baby girl deserves a name that speaks to you, and we want to make magic happen for your family. Every parent has their own style checklist when it comes to a name and we have your back on that. We have all sorts of fashionable baby girl names in our collection including:

We know that styles come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. We have a little something for everyone and won't leave you disappointed with our assortment of thousands of baby girl names.

Get to the root of it

We all came from somewhere, and names are no exception. Each name has a unique origin and some overlap as variants and diminutives easily spread around the world. Discover where your favorite baby girl names came from or find a name that honors your family's history. We've traveled the great wide world of baby names for you and organized them all by origin to make it a breeze. We have all the bases covered including:

Baby girl names come from all walks of life and there are many rare beauties that can be found by exploring other cultures. Investigate an origin outside of your regular stomping grounds and you might just find a stunning surprise. Some of today's top names have surprising origins whether it's Layla's Arabic roots or Mila’s Slavic start.

Baby girl names with meaning

Every name also has a hidden meaning which can be a point of interest for parents. While some are stunning like Abigail’s “the father is rejoicing,” others can be a little less inviting like Leah’s “weary one.” Some meanings may be obvious like Violet being a flower, while others like Penelope have an obscure meaning like “the weaver.”

We invite you to explore the meanings of your favorite baby girl names. Some may surprise you. Along the way, you may find a new beloved name with an irresistible meaning that speaks to your heart.

Notable baby girl name lists

Want to explore a new style but aren't sure where to start? We've compiled several lists of baby girl names that you'll love. Each list takes a range of the best girl names that fit a certain category and places them all in one easy to view spot. Check out our offerings including:

Each list might contain a favorite of yours or a new beauty you haven't even considered. Sometimes all it takes is seeing a name in a new light to make it sing to you. We strive to bring names to life and hope you find a new favorite or two along the way.

Find the perfect baby girl’s name

Remember to relax and have fun while looking at baby girl names. Not every name is going to fit and, let’s face it, with thousands of them in our collection, most aren't. But the perfect girl’s name is out there and you will find it in time. Set out on your search with an open heart and mind and the right baby girl’s name might just find you.