Baby Girl Names Start With V

Name Origin meaning Popularname
VALBONAAlbanian good valley. -----
VALDETEAlbanian sea waves. -----
VALMIRAAlbanian good wave . -----
VARTANOUSHArmenian rose sweet. -----
VARTENIArmenian rose tree. -----
VARTERArmenian rose. -----
VARTIGArmenian little rose. -----
VARTITERArmenian rose leaf or rose petal. -----
VARTOUHIArmenian rose woman. -----
VENERAAlbanian of Venus. -----
VERAAlbanian summer. -----
VIVIANAArthurian alive an enchantress. -----
VIVIENArthurian alive an enchantress. -----
VJOLLCAAlbanian violet. -----
VOSGETELArmenian gold thread. -----
VOSGIArmenian gold. -----
VOSHKIEArmenian gold. -----
VASILKABulgarianqueenly.-----
VIOLETABulgarianviolet.-----
VLADIMIRABulgarian ruling the world.-----
VOEDDOGCelticvictory.-----
VYVIANCornishescape fly alive or small water.-----
VYVYANCornishescape fly alive or small water.-----
VALERIJACroatianhealthy.-----
VEDRANACroatianbright clear serene.-----
VESNACroatianmessenger a goddess of spring and youth.-----
VINJACroatiancherry.-----
VJEKOSLAVACroatiantime of honor.-----
VLADIMIRACroatianruling the world.-----
VACLAVACzechcrown or great glory.-----
VENDULACzechlavender.-----
VRACzechfaith.-----
VLADIMIRACzechruling the world.-----
VLASTACzechpower.-----
VALDADanishmight power.-----
VIBEKEDanishrapid moving or whip.-----
VIONADutchfair white.-----
VALEnglishUnisex short form of English Valentine and Latin Valentina both meaning healthy, strong.-----
VALARIEEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Roman Latin Valerie meaning to be healthy, to be strong.-----
VALARYEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Roman Latin Valerie meaning to be healthy, to be strong.-----
VALENTINEEnglishFeminine form of French Valentin meaning healthy, strong. Compare with masculine Valentine.-----
VALERIEEnglishEnglish form of French Valerie meaning to be healthy, to be strong.-----
VALORIEEnglishVariant spelling of English Valerie meaning to be healthy, to be strong.-----
VANESSAThisEnglishEnglish name is usually chosen for its association with the butterfly genus. Its origin remains uncertain despite the claim that it was invented by Jonathan Swift author of Gulliver s Travels for his intimate friend Esther Vanhomrigh. Supposedly he created it by combining the first syllable of her surname Van with her first name Esther or the suffix essa but if he created it at all it is more likely that he based it on the Greek name Phanessa substituting the Ph with the V from Esther s surname. Besides the name may have existed before Swift s time. Phanessa is a feminine form of Orphic Phanes the name of a primeval hermaphroditic golden winged god meaning bring to light make appear.-----
VEDAEnglish Sanskrit English name derived from the name of the four sacred books of the Hindus meaning knowledge wisdom.-----
VEGAEnglishEnglish name derived from the Latin name of a star in the constellation Lyra from Arabian al Waqi meaning falling swooping.-----
VELMAEnglishProbably an English variant spelling of German Wilma meaning will helmet.-----
VENAShortEnglishform of Middle English Alvena meaning elf friend. Compare with another form of Vena.-----
VERINAEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Swiss/German Verena possibly meaning to fear, to respect.-----
VERITYEnglishLatin name meaning truth, verity.-----
VERNAFeminineEnglishform of English Vernon meaning place of alder trees.-----
VERONICALatinEnglishform of Macedonian Greek Berenike meaning bringer of victory. From an early date it was influenced by the Church Latin phrase veraiconia true image, resulting in the invented legend of St. Veronica who was said to have wiped Christ s face on his way to Calvary and found an image of his face on the towel.-----
VERTHANDIEnglishAnglicized form of Old Norse Veroandi meaning present.-----
VIEnglishShort form of English Violet meaning violet color and violet flower.-----
VIANNEEnglishEnglish contracted form of French Viviane meaning alive animated lively.-----
VICEnglishEnglish unisex short form of Latin Victor conqueror and Victoria conqueror or victory.-----
VICKIEnglishVariant spelling of English Vickie meaning conqueror or victory.-----
VICKIEEnglishEnglish pet form of Latin Victoria meaning conqueror or victory.-----
VICKYEnglishEnglish pet form of Latin Victoria meaning conqueror or victory.-----
VICTORIALatinEnglishname of uncertain derivation it is either a feminine form of Victorius conqueror, or from the vocabulary word victoria victory.In Roman mythology this is the name of a goddess of victory.-----
VINAEnglishShort form of English Davina meaning beloved.-----
VIOLALatinEnglishname meaning violet color or violet flower.-----
VIOLETEnglishEnglish name derived from the vocabulary word from Latin viola meaning violet color or violet flower.-----
VIRGEEEnglishVariant spelling of English Virgie meaning maiden, virgin.-----
VIRGIEEnglishEnglish pet form of Latin Virginia meaning maiden, virgin.-----
VIRGINIAFeminineEnglishform of Roman Latin Virginius meaning maiden, virgin.-----
VIVIANEnglishEnglish form of French Viviane meaning alive animated lively. In Arthurian legend this is the name of the Lady of the Lake.-----
VIVIENEnglishVariant spelling of English Vivian meaning alive animated lively. Compare with masculine Vivien.-----
VIVYANEnglishVariant spelling of English Vivian meaning alive, animated, lively.-----
VONDAEnglishPerhaps an English variant form of German Wanda or Italian Vanda both meaning a Wend a wanderer, a term used to refer to migrant Slavs in the sixth century.-----
VONNIEEnglishPet form of English Evonne meaning yew tree.-----
VALORAEsperantoEsperanto name meaning valuable.-----
VENKAEsperantoEsperanto name meaning victorious.-----
VESPERAEsperantoEsperanto name meaning evening star.-----
VALPURIFinnishFinnish form of Old German Walburg meaning salvation of the slain in battle.-----
VANAMOFinnishFinnish name meaning twin flower.-----
VAPPUFinnishPet form of Finnish Valpuri meaning salvation of the slain in battle.-----
VARPUFinnishFinnish name derived from the name of a type of berry bush.-----
VEERAFinnishFinnish form of Russian Vera meaning faith truth.-----
VELLAMOFinnishFinnish name derived from the word velloa meaning to surge, to swell. In mythology this is the name of a cold hearted goddess of the sea who dwelled in an underwater palace called Ahtola with her husband Ahto.-----
VENLAFinnishFinnish form of Scandinavian Vendla meaning a Wend a wanderer, a term used to refer to migrant Slavs in the sixth century.-----
VIENOFinnishFinnish unisex name meaning gentle.-----
VIIVAFinnishFinnish form of Norwegian/Swedish Viva meaning alive animated lively.-----
VIIVIFinnishFinnish form of Scandinavian Vivi meaning alive animated lively.-----
VILHELMIINAFinnishFeminine form of Finnish Vilhelmi meaning will helmet.-----
VUOKKOFinnishFinnish name meaning anemone flower.-----
VALENTINEFrenchFeminine form of French Valentin meaning healthy, strong. Compare with masculine Valentine.-----
VALERIEFrenchFeminine form of French Valere meaning to be healthy, to be strong.-----
VERENEFrenchFrench form of Swiss/German Verena possibly meaning to fear, to respect.-----
VERONIQUEFrenchFrench form of Latin Veronica meaning bringer of victory.-----
VEVAFrenchPet form of French Genevieve possibly meaning race of women.-----
VICTOIREFrenchFrench form of Latin Victoria meaning conqueror or victory.-----
VICTORINEFrenchFrench feminine form of Roman Victorinus meaning conqueror.-----
VIOLETTEFrenchFrench diminutive form of Latin Viola meaning violet color or violet flower.-----
VIRGINIEFrenchFrench form of Latin Virginia meaning maiden, virgin.-----
VIVIANEFrenchFrench form of Latin Viviana meaning alive animated lively.-----
VIVIENNEFrenchVariant spelling of French Viviane meaning alive, animated, lively.-----
VIVIETTEFrenchPet form of French Viviane meaning alive, animated, lively.-----
VALDAGermanOld High German name derived from the word waltan meaning power, rule.-----
VERENAGermanSwiss and German name possibly derived from Latin vereri meaning to fear, to respect.-----
VIKTORIAGermanGerman and Scandinavian form of Roman Latin Victoria meaning conqueror or victory.-----
VRENIGermanPet form of Swiss/German Verena possibly meaning to fear, to respect.-----
VASILIKIGreek Feminine form of Greek Vasilis king meaning queen.-----
VADOMAPossiblyGypsy/Romania Romani feminine form of Russian Vadim a name which some etymologists believe must have its root in Slavic vadit vedet or wiedziec meaning to know, because pagan magicians were called veduny the knowing ones.-----
VIOLCAGypsy/RomaniProbably a Romani form of Latin Viola meaning violet color or violet flower.-----
VIOLLCAGypsy/RomaniVariant spelling of Romani Violca probably meaning violet color or violet flower.-----
VARDAHebrew Hebrew name meaning rose.-----
VARDAHHebrewVariant spelling of Hebrew Varda meaning rose.-----
VASHTIYHebrew Hebrew form of Persian Vashti meaning beautiful. In the bible this is the name of the wife of king Ahasuerus who was replaced by Esther.-----
VEREDHebrew Hebrew unisex name meaning rose.-----
VALERIAHungarianHungarian form of Roman Latin Valeria meaning to be healthy, to be strong.-----
VIKTORIAHungarianHungarian form of Roman Latin Victoria meaning conqueror or victory.-----
VILMAFeminineHungarianform of Hungarian Vilmos meaning will helmet.Compare with another form of Vilma.-----
VIRAGHungarianHungarian name meaning flower.-----
VASHTIPersian/Avestan/Iranian Persian name meaning beautiful. In the bible this is the name of the wife of king Ahasuerus who was replaced by Esther.-----

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Baby girl names with meaning

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