Christian Baby Girl Names

Christian Baby Girl Names list given here contains names or words found in the Bible, or Christian names derived from biblical names and words, including the language origin of the name, location of the word in the Bible, and the meaning of the name. Check each Christian baby girl name before you decide one for that cute girl you have now.

A

Abigail (Hebrew) – 1 Sam. 25:3 – the father’s joy.
Abihail (Hebrew) – 1 Chron. 2:29 – the father is strength.
Abishai (Hebrew) – 1 Sam. 26:6 – the present of my father.
Adah (Hebrew) – Gen. 4:19 – an assembly.
Adina (Hebrew) – 1 Chron. 11:42 – adorned; voluptuous; dainty; slender.
Adriel (Hebrew) – 1 Sam. 18:19 – the flock of God.
Angela (Greek) – Gen. 16:7 – Angelic.
Anna (Greek, from Hebrew) – Luke 2:36 – gracious; one who gives.
Ariel (Hebrew) – Ezra 8:16 – altar; light or lion of God.
Artemis (Greek) – Acts 19:24 – whole, sound.
Atarah (Hebrew) – 1 Chron. 2:26 – a crown.

B

Bathsheba (Hebrew) – 2 Sam. 11:3 – the seventh daughter; the daughter of satiety.
Bernice (Greek) – Acts 25:13 – one that brings victory.
Bethany (Hebrew) – Matt. 21:17 – the house of song; the house of affliction.
Bethel (Hebrew) – Gen. 12:8 – the house of God.
Beulah (Hebrew) – Isaiah 62:4 – married.
Bilhah (Hebrew) – Gen. 29:29 – who is old or confused.

C

Candace (Ethiopian) – Acts 8:27 – who possesses contrition.
Carmel (Hebrew) – Joshua 12:22 – circumcised lamb; harvest; full of ears of corn.
Charity (Latin) – 1 Cor. 13:1-13 – dear.
Chloe (Greek) – 1 Cor. 1:11 – green herb.
Claudia (Latin) – 2 Tim. 4:21 – lame.

D

Damaris (Greek, Latin) – Acts 17:34 – a little woman.
Deborah (Hebrew) – Judges 4:4 – word; thing; a bee.
Delilah (Hebrew) – Judges 16:4 – poor; small; head of hair.
Diana (Latin) – Acts 19:27 – luminous, perfect.
Dinah (Hebrew) – Gen. 30:21 – judgment; who judges.
Dorcas (Greek) – Acts 9:36 – a female roe-deer.
Drusilla (Latin) – Acts 24:24 – watered by the dew.

E

Eden (Hebrew) – Gen. 2:8 – pleasure; delight.
Edna (Hebrew) – Gen. 2:8 – pleasure; delight.
Elisha (Latin) – Luke 1:5 – salvation of God.
Elizabeth (Hebrew) – Luke 1:5 – the oath, or fullness, of God.
Esther (Hebrew) – Esther 2:7 – secret; hidden.
Eunice (Greek) – 2 Tim. 1:5 – good victory.
Eva (Hebrew) – Gen. 3:20 – living; enlivening.
Eve (Hebrew) – Gen. 3:20 – living; enlivening.

F

Faith (Latin) – 1 Cor. 13:13 – loyalty; belief.

G

Grace (Latin) – Prov. 3:34 – favor; blessing.

H

Hadassah (Hebrew) – Esther 2:7 – a myrtle; joy.
Hagar (Hebrew) – Gen. 16:1 – a stranger; one that fears.
Hannah (Hebrew) – 1 Sam. 1:2 – gracious; merciful; he that gives.
Honey (Old English) – Psalm 19:10 – nectar.
Hope (Old English) – Psalm 25:21 – expectation; belief.
Huldah (Hebrew) – 2 Kings 22:14 – the world.

J

Jael (Hebrew) – Judges 4:17 – one that ascends.
Jasper (Greek) – Exodus 28:20 – treasure holder.
Jemimah (Hebrew) – Job 42:14 – handsome as the day.
Jewel (Old French) – Prov. 20:15 – delight.
Joanna (Hebrew) – Luke 8:3 – grace or gift of the Lord.
Jochebed (Hebrew) – Exodus 6:20 – glorious; honorable.
Joy (Old French, Latin) – Heb. 1:9 – happiness.
Judith (Hebrew) – Gen. 26:34 – the praise of the Lord; confession.
Julia (Latin) – Romans 16:15 – downy; soft and tender hair.

K

Keturah (Hebrew) – Gen. 25:1 – incense; fragrance.

L

Leah (Hebrew) – Gen. 29:16 – weary; tired.
Lillian or Lily (Latin) – Songs 2:1 – elegant flower; innocence; purity; beauty.
Lois (Greek) – 2 Tim. 1:5 – better.
Lydia (Greek) – Acts 16:14 – a standing pool.

M

Magdalene (Greek) – Matt. 27:56 – a person from Magdala.
Mara (Hebrew) – Exodus 15:23 – bitter; bitterness.
Marah (Hebrew) – Exodus 15:23 – bitter; bitterness.
Martha (Aramaic) – Luke 10:38 – who becomes bitter; provoking.
Mary (Hebrew) – Matt. 1:16 – rebellion; sea of bitterness.
Mercy (English) – Gen. 43:14 – compassion, forbearance.
Merry (Old English) – Job 21:12 – joyful, lighthearted.
Michal (Hebrew) – 1 Sam. 18:20 – who is perfect?; who resembles God?
Miriam (Hebrew) – Exodus 15:20 – rebellion.
Myra (Greek) – Acts 27:5 – I flow; pour out; weep.

N

Naomi (Hebrew) – Ruth 1:2 – beautiful; agreeable.
Neriah (Hebrew) – Jer. 32:12 – light; lamp of the Lord.

O

Olive (Latin) – Gen. 8:11 – fruitfulness; beauty; dignity.
Ophrah (Hebrew) – Judges 6:11 – dust; lead; a fawn.
Oprah (Hebrew) – Judges 6:11 – dust; lead; a fawn.
Orpah (Hebrew) – Ruth 1:4 – the neck or skull.

P

Paula (Latin) – Acts 13:9 – small; little.
Phoebe (Greek) – Rom. 16:1 – shining; pure.
Prisca (Latin) – Acts 18:2 – ancient.
Priscilla (Latin) – Acts 18:2 – ancient.

R

Rachel (Hebrew) – Gen. 29:6 – sheep.
Rebecca (Hebrew) – Gen. 22:23 – fat; fattened; a quarrel appeased.
Rebekah (Hebrew) – Gen. 22:23 – fat; fattened; a quarrel appeased.
Rhoda (Greek, Latin) – Acts 12:13 – a rose.
Rose (Latin) – Song of Sol. 2:1 – a rose.
Ruby (English) – Exodus 28:17 – the red gemstone.
Ruth (Hebrew) – Ruth 1:4 – drunk; satisfied.

S

Sapphira (English) – Acts 5:1 – that relates or tells.
Sarah (Hebrew) – Gen. 17:15 – lady; princess; princess of the multitude.
Sarai (Hebrew) – Gen. 17:15 – my lady; my princess.
Selah (Hebrew) – Psalm 3:2 – the end; a pause.
Serah (Hebrew) – Gen. 46:17 – lady of scent; song; the morning star.
Sharon (Hebrew) – 1 Chron. 5:16 – his plain; his song.
Sherah (Hebrew) – 1 Chron. 7:24 – flesh; relationship.
Shiloh (Hebrew) – Joshua 18:8 – peace; abundance; his gift.
Shiphrah (Hebrew) – Exodus 1:15 – handsome; trumpet; that does good.
Susanna (Hebrew) – Luke 8:3 – lily; rose; joy.
Susannah (Hebrew) – Luke – lily; rose; joy.

T

Tabitha (Aramaic)- Acts 9:36 – clear-sighted; a roe-deer.
Talitha (Aramaic)- Mark 5:41 – little girl; young woman.
Tamar (Hebrew)- Gen. 38:6 – palm or date palm; palm-tree.
Tamara (Hebrew) – Gen. 38:6 – palm or date palm; palm-tree.
Terah (Hebrew) – Num. 33:27 – to breathe; scent; blow.
Tirzah (Hebrew) – Numbers 26:33 – benevolent; complaisant; pleasing.

V

Victoria (Latin) – Deut. 20:4 – victory.

Z

Zemira (Hebrew) – 1 Chron. 7:8 – song; vine; palm.
Zilpah (Hebrew) – Gen. 29:24 – distillation from the mouth.
Zina (Greek) – 1 Chron. 23:10 – shining; going back.
Zipporah (Hebrew) – Exodus 2:21 – beauty; trumpet; mourning.

A new born baby at your home? Is it a girl? Then waste no time in giving her an apt Christian baby girl name. The above list of names, their meanings and Bible verses will help you to choose a fitting Christian baby name very easily. God bless your newborn kid.


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