What’s in a name? Everything! Picking the perfect first name for your beautiful daughter is no easy task. There are so many things to consider! Like how it rolls off the tongue, paying homage to family traditions, starting a new trend to ah, yes, nicknames. The task seems near impossible which is why we’ve created this comprehensive list of 5-letter girl names. We’ve found that 5-letter first names pair perfectly with long and short last names (phew, one last thing to worry about).
We covered all the bases from popular and trending, to romantic, unique, inspired by nature, and gender-neutral. It’s our hope this list will spark you and your partner and help you ultimately make the big decision.
150 Amazing 5-Letter Girl Names
POPULAR AND CURRENTLY TRENDING 5-LETTER GIRL NAMES
There are some seriously gorgeous girl names growing in popularity over the past few years. Many are a nod to the past but current enough so they feel fresh and exciting. We’re loving names like “Leela,” “Naomi” and “Olive” because they represent absolute femininity with a twist of strength and grit.
CLASSIC AND TIMELESS ( BUT NOT DATED OR BORING!)
These names never go out of style. More and more we are seeing baby girls taking on classic and timeless names like “Alice” and “Ester.” It is absolutely adorable. Names on this list are incredibly fun and modern. Plus, you may even appease some family members as these choices may go back a few generations.
WHIMSICAL AND ROMANTIC
We’re obsessed with the recent surge in romantic girl names. They just ooze grace, beauty and elegance. Pleasant to say and hear, names on this list like, “Amara,” “Delia” and “Viola,” evoke a warm and angelic feeling. Don’t worry they don’t all end with a vowel, we made sure to include some unique romantic names.
UNIQUE AND MEMORABLE 5-LETTER GIRL NAMES
When thumbing through baby name lists leave you uninspired, it may be time to consider a non-traditional option. We’ve compiled a list of unique names that are really pretty but don’t push the envelope too far. Grandma won’t raise her eyebrow with stand-out first names like, “Capri,” “Haven,” or “Twila.”
INSPIRED BY NATURE
You don’t have to be a tree hugger to be inspired by Mother Nature. This list runs the gamut from soft and delicate names like “Daisy” and “Lotus” to strong and hear-me-roar names like “Raven” and “Venus.” If you’ve already zeroed in on a first name, consider one of these for a middle name.
Whether you are waiting to be surprised or prefer a gender neutral name, this list provides tons of great possibilities. Use as written or get creative with spelling variations to make it your own like, “Casey/Kasey,” “Jamie/Jayme” or “Shawn/Shaun.”
When you bring your baby girl home and look into her sweet face, whatever name you choose, just know it’s perfect for her (whether you chose from our list of 5-letter girl names or not!). All that searching, talking about, and stressing out was worth it. In that moment, life will simply be better because she’s in it.
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