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174 Indian Baby Girl Names for Your Little Daughter

Team Peanut5 months ago5 min read

We really are spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing Indian baby girl names. As a vast country with a huge population and centuries of culture, there’s quite the choice of Indian names for girls. You’ll find many themes, for example, Hindu girl names pay homage to deities, while others are simple nods to the elements or human qualities.

Indian baby girl names

Whether she’s a ray of sunshine or a gift from God, here are some of the best traditional and modern Indian girl names for your newborn.

In this article: 📝

  • What are popular Indian girl names?
  • Which is the most popular girl name in India?
  • What are some Aztec girl names?
  • What is a unique girl name in India?
  • Just for fun – 129 more Indian baby girl names
  • Need more Indian baby girl name inspiration?

What are popular Indian girl names?

If you want your little girl to exude certain qualities, you might want to choose a name that refers to just that. Consider names such as:

  1. Aadhila – meaning ‘honesty.’
  2. Bhakti – meaning ‘faithfulness.’
  3. Chetana – meaning ‘intelligence.’
  4. Dayamai – meaning ‘compassionate.’
  5. Eesha – meaning ‘powerful.’
  6. Harshita – meaning ‘always happy.’
  7. Iniya – meaning ‘sweet.’
  8. Kaira – meaning ‘peaceful’ or ‘unique.’
  9. Laboni – meaning ‘grace.’
  10. Manya – meaning ‘respectable.’
  11. Nitara – meaning ‘deeply rooted.’
  12. Parul – meaning ‘graceful.’
  13. Ranya – meaning ‘joyful.’
  14. Saachi – meaning ‘beloved.’
  15. Trayi – meaning ‘clever.’
  16. Vineeta – meaning ‘modesty.’
  17. Yukta – meaning ‘attentive.’
  18. Zoya – meaning ‘sharing.’

Which is the most popular girl name in India?

Of course, you might be looking for something a little more popular that’s memorable in the classroom. Thankfully, there are annual surveys assessing the most common Indian baby girl names each year. The latest results show these big hitters:

  1. Aarya
  2. Anika
  3. Fatima
  4. Ira
  5. Kiara
  6. Maryam
  7. Pari
  8. Saanvi
  9. Rose
  10. Rea

Then of course, we have other interpretations of the term ‘Indian’ – for example, American Indians. Some parents might be looking for tribal names from way over the other side of the globe: The Americas. For something a little different, try these tribal names for your baby girl.

What are some Aztec girl names?

  1. Anacoana
    This nature-inspired name means ‘golden flower.’

  2. Chantico
    Perfect for teenagers locking themselves in their rooms, this means ‘she who dwells in the house.’

  3. Metztli
    Another perfect one for teenagers – but those who leave the house! This one means ‘goddess of night.’

  4. Tayanna
    Like many other cultures using this reference, Tayanna means ‘gift from God.’

  5. Xoco
    Great if you’ve already got a few in your brood, Xoco means ‘youngest child.’

What is a unique girl name in India?

If you’d sooner stay away from the more common Indian girl names, you can try these unique alternatives instead:

  1. Azarin
  2. Bahraman
  3. Chiti
  4. Dolkar
  5. Eshana
  6. Gurnoor
  7. Jannat
  8. Kakoli
  9. Mrinal
  10. Priyala
  11. Sangmu
  12. Vedha

Just for fun – 129 more Indian baby girl names

We told you there was a lot of variety in Indian baby names! Long or short, modern, or celestial, you’ll find a comprehensive list right here. If you still can’t find the perfect moniker for your little girl, why not reach out to other moms on the platform or check out our blog?

  1. Amar
  2. Amarjaa
  3. Amata
  4. Ambar
  5. Amberlie
  6. Amirthini
  7. Amisha
  8. Amoli
  9. Amulya
  10. Amutha
  11. Anaka
  12. Anala
  13. Anandita
  14. Anbarasi
  15. Anganaa
  16. Angayarkanni
  17. Angee
  18. Anila
  19. Anjali
  20. Anju
  21. Anjuli
  22. Anuka
  23. Anupa
  24. Anupriyaa
  25. Anura
  26. Anuradha
  27. Anusha
  28. Anusheela
  29. Apsara
  30. Aradhana
  31. Arivazhagi
  32. Arpana
  33. Artha
  34. Arvindaa
  35. Asmee
  36. Azha
  37. Bakul
  38. Banhi
  39. Banita
  40. Beeja
  41. Bhamini
  42. Bhanumati
  43. Bharati
  44. Bhavika
  45. Bhuma
  46. Bhumika
  47. Candy
  48. Chahna
  49. Chaitali
  50. Chameli
  51. Chandaa
  52. Chandani
  53. Chandrakanta
  54. Chandrima
  55. Charita
  56. Charu
  57. Charumati
  58. Chella
  59. Damayanti
  60. Darpitaa
  61. Darsha
  62. Dayanita
  63. Deva
  64. Devahuti
  65. Devaki
  66. Devi
  67. Devika
  68. Dhanadaa
  69. Dhara
  70. Dharinee
  71. Dharitri
  72. Dhavala
  73. Dhheiba
  74. Divya
  75. Draupadi
  76. Drisana
  77. Dularee
  78. Durga
  79. Gambhira
  80. Hanita
  81. Hansika
  82. Indu
  83. Ishana
  84. Ishani
  85. Jaya
  86. Kaeya
  87. Kalinda
  88. Kalindi
  89. Kalynda
  90. Lalika
  91. Lata
  92. Monisha
  93. Neena
  94. Neesha
  95. Niesha
  96. Nisha
  97. Rachana
  98. Rachanna
  99. Rashana
  100. Rashanda
  101. Sagara
  102. Saleena
  103. Salena
  104. Salina
  105. Sana
  106. Shaila
  107. Shaili
  108. Shakeela
  109. Shakila
  110. Shalee
  111. Shaleena
  112. Shalena
  113. Shalene
  114. Shalina
  115. Shalini
  116. Shanta
  117. Shantae
  118. Shantai
  119. Shantay
  120. Shante
  121. Shantee
  122. Shanti
  123. Shyla
  124. Shylah
  125. Soma
  126. Tanaia
  127. Tanaya
  128. Tanea
  129. Tenaya

Need more Indian baby girl name inspiration?

We’ve got tons of baby name ideas on our blog, or if you’d like to put your ideas forward to other mamas, you’ve found the right place! Join Peanut to connect with other like-minded mamas and pick your perfect baby name.

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