Choosing the name that your baby will wear is usually not an easy task for most parents, every year you can see trends of girls’ names ranging from the most popular to the most original names, so we will try to summarize it in these 25 names most valued by women.
How to choose the name for my daughter?
To carry out this choice, we must first consider that the name is something that will define the little one either in her social sphere or among her acquaintances. Therefore we must take into account if the original name, which we like so much, is not a name that could harm you tomorrow, on the other hand, we must be clear about what its meaning is and how it can reflect what your daughter is and will be.
Questions to ask yourself before the election
Other questions to ask yourself before selecting the name indicated for your girl:
- Do both parents agree with this name? If not, it’s wise to choose one that the 2 like.
- Why do you want to call it that? Being clear about the true reason is essential for it to be a name for the girl.
- How does the pronunciation of the name work out? Is it easy to remember and pronounce?
- Won’t it embarrass the girl once she’s older? Is it modern enough or does it adapts very well to the time?
The most recommended girl names by users
Users of some internet sites have left their voting on a series of names created in a list by them, to highlight the most popular and original of the year 2016. Below you can find out the names of girls who were most chosen.
1. Sara (princess)
Sara, without a doubt is considered the most fashionable name this 2016, reflects femininity and elegance, its meaning is “princess” and is of Hebrew origin. First on the list for its wide acceptance.
2. Mine (the chosen one)
My name is of Hebrew origin, meaning “the chosen woman” or “God’s chosen one.” This name is attributed some feminine characteristics such as the ease of showing emotions, being calm and consistent. It is a more modern adaptation of the name Mary.
3. Maia (mother)
The meaning of the name Maia, is “mother” or “creator”, is of Greek origin and is a very original name in turn a trend for 2016. It describes a woman with impetus and courage, in turn it can define very well a girl with an international air, since it is not a common name and easy to find, but its pronunciation looks very elegant.
4. Emily (prosperity)
The name Emily means “working woman” used to ensure prosperity in the family is a very beautiful name. The sound is romantic and sweet, ideal for a girl born in 2016.
5. Alexa (protective)
This name for a girl is very elegant and feminine, of Greek origin, the name Alexa symbolizes the protective woman, and in addition its meaning alludes to a sweet and loving woman with others. It is being used a lot this year and has been one of the most voted by users.
6. Moon (shining woman)
The name Luna comes from Latin, and has a very special meaning since it calls the woman who is a light in the way of others. It sounds very feminine and warm, and is being a trend in names chosen for girls born in 2016.
7. Brianna (hill)
Brianna is an ideal name for a girl, with a Celtic origin; it gives her a more mythological meaning, as a noble person and who does not decay. With an Irish origin it is being widely used in America, and Europe.
8. April (spring sun)
The name Abril is of Latin origin and has several meanings, the best known is “spring sun” and “clarity of the sun” also has an English version that is “April”. It is a very feminine name and evokes the simplicity and warmth of the day.
9. Paula (interesting)
The name Paula has a meaning that seems to be negative, since it alludes to the fragile, but this is because it describes a woman with many feelings and delicacy. With Latin origin is a name that does not go out of fashion, and makes the difference, without duas one of the most beautiful for a girl.
10. Ainhoa (lucid woman)
Ainhoa is a very original name that is not very used in America, being of Basque origin in honor of the virgin Ainhoa, it means awake and lucid woman.
11. Laila (beautiful)
Laila a name for girls born in 2016 with a great meaning, of Arabic origin is not very common, however it is a name that has won points on the voting list for its pronunciation and meaning: Be creative and art-prone.
12. Dawn (dawn)
A beautiful name for girl, Alba means renewal and rebirth, purity and life force. She sounds very feminine and is of Latin origin. Ideal for a sweet and tender girl.
13. Amira (princess)
Of Arab origin, the name Amira evokes tenderness and crying out. Its meaning is queen and princess, this name is being a trend for girls who have been born in 2016.
14. Anna (compassionate)
Ana is a girl name that has not gone out of style, and is becoming very popular. It means woman full of grace and compassionate. Of Hebrew origin Ana is a very feminine name that adapts very well to our time.
15. Martina (warrior)
The name Martina is very fashionable, and sounds very feminine too, it has a very deep meaning, since it evokes strength and battle as its natural origin to face any situation. A name originating from Latin that you should be aware of.
16. Soul (big heart)
Alma is a name of Latin origin with great meaning; it speaks of a woman with a big heart, who is always at its center.
17. Zoe (life)
A name of Greek origin meaning “life” has a similar meaning to the name Eve, and both sound very feminine.
18. Aylin (Clarity)
The name Aylin is of Mapuche origin and sounds very feminine, it has a meaning that can be translated into transparency or clarity. A beautiful name that despite being used by ancestral cultures, is being used a lot in 2016.
19. Brenda (wrestler)
Brenda is a name of German origin meaning strength and struggle. A very popular name in 2016 and very feminine.
20. Danna (conscious woman)
Danna is a name of biblical origin and means, the woman with the ability to put order, is characterized by being very conscious and very calm. A name to put to your girl that is very fashionable and is very original.
21. Sofia (wise)
Sofia is a name that means wise or wise woman, with a Greek origin it is a very feminine name that is being used a lot in this year.
22. Eve (life)
Eve is a very feminine name that means “the woman who gives life”. A biblical name of Hebrew origin that is trending among the most chosen names in 2016.
23. Olivia (protector)
The name Olivia is of Latin origin and means the “protective woman of peace”. A very feminine and popular name that is setting trends.
24. Zelda (wrestler)
Zelda is a beautiful name very uncommon and of German origin, it means the fighting woman. A name that has been gaining popularity in Latin American countries and in Spain.
25. Tiziana (defender)
Titian is a girl’s name meaning (protective woman) Originating from Latin, it is a very feminine and original name, ideal to consider due to its originality and charm.
These are some of the girl’s names that have been liked the most and have great acceptance, ideal to take into account if you are still undecided. You can leave us in the comments which one you think we should add to the list.