Baby Girl Names Start With W

Name Origin meaning Popularname
WAFAArabic complete fulfil.-----
WAHEEDAArabic unique. -----
WAHIDAArabic one. -----
WALIDAH Arabic procreator. -----
WIDADArabic affection friendship.-----
WORKNESHAfrican she is gold. -----
WENChinesewarm genial.-----
WENLINGChinesemild jade tinkling.-----
WENQIANChineserefined and modest.-----
WENNACornishthe fair or a woman.-----
WILMETTCornishresolute helmet.-----
WILHELMINADutchresolute helmet.-----
WILLEMINADutchresolute helmet.-----
WANDAProbablyEnglisha feminine form of German Wendel meaning a Wend a wanderer, a term used to refer to migrant Slavs in the sixth century.-----
WENDAEnglishVariant form of English Wendy meaning friend.-----
WENDIEnglishVariant spelling of English Wendy meaning friend.-----
WENDYEnglishFrom the name of a J. M. Barrie character derived from a pet name fwendy meaning friend.-----
WENONAEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Native American Dakota Winona meaning firstborn daughter.-----
WENONAHEnglishVariant spelling of English Wenona meaning firstborn daughter.-----
WHITNEYEnglishEnglishhabitational surname transferred to unisex forename use from the name of various places derived from the Middle English phrase atten whiten ey by the white island hence white island.-----
WILDAEnglishGerman surname transferred to forename use meaning wild.-----
WILFREDAFeminineEnglishform of Middle English Wilfred meaning desires peace. Compare with another form of Wilfreda.-----
WILLAEnglishFeminine form of English Will meaning will helmet.-----
WILLOWEnglishEnglish name derived from the tree name willow.-----
WILMAFeminineEnglishform of English William meaning will helmet.Compare with another form of Wilma.-----
WINEnglishShort form of English Winfred and Winifred both meaning holy reconciliation, and other names beginning with Win .-----
WINIFREDAnglicizedEnglishform of Welsh Gwenfrewi meaning holy reconciliation.-----
WINNIEEnglishPet form of English Winifred meaning holy reconciliation.-----
WINONAEnglishNative American Dakota name meaning firstborn daughter.-----
WINTEREnglishEnglish name derived from the season name winter. The word may derive from Proto Indo European *wind meaning white.-----
WISDOMEnglishEnglish unisex name derived from the vocabulary word meaning simply wisdom.-----
WRENEnglishEnglish name derived from the vocabulary word for the bird wren from Old English wrenna meaning simply wren.In many other languages the name of this bird denotes royalty.-----
WYNNEEnglishElaborated form of English Win meaning holy reconciliation. Compare with masculine Wynne.-----
WYNONNAEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Native American Dakota Winona meaning firstborn daughter.-----
WYNTEREnglishVariant spelling of English Winter meaning winter.-----
WELLAMOFinnishVariant spelling of Finnish Vellamo 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.-----
WALBORGVariantGermanspelling of Old High German Walburg meaning salvation of the slain in battle.-----
WALBURGGermanContracted form of Old High German Waldeburg meaning salvation of the slain in battle.-----
WALBURGAGermanVariant spelling of Old High German Walburg meaning salvation of the slain in battle.-----
WALDEBURGGermanOld High German name composed of the elements wala dead, slain in battle and burg help, protection, salvation, hence salvation of the slain in battle.-----
WALTRAUDGermanGerman name composed of the elements walah Celtic, foreigner and thrud strength, hence foreign strength.-----
WANDAProbablyGermana feminine form of German Wendel meaning a Wend a wanderer, a term used to refer to migrant Slavs in the sixth century.-----
WIBEKEGermanFeminine form of German Wiebe meaning war.-----
WIEBKEGermanFeminine form of German Wiebe meaning war.-----
WIGBURGGermanGerman name composed of the elements wig battle, war and burg help, protection, salvation, hence war protection.-----
WILDAGermanGermansurname transferred to forename use meaning wild. Compare with another form of Wilda.-----
WILFREDAFeminineGermanform of German Wilfried meaning desires peace. Compare with another form of Wilfreda.-----
WILHELMINAFeminineGermanform of German Wilhelm meaning will helmet.-----
WILHELMINEGermanFeminine form of German Wilhelm meaning will helmet.-----
WILMAContractedGermanform of German Wilhelmina meaning will helmet. Compare with another form of Wilma.-----
WIKOLIAHawaiianHawaiian form of Roman Latin Victoria meaning conqueror.-----

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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.

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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.