Baby Girl Names that Start with the Letter Y

Including Top Baby Girl Names and Unique Baby Girl Names Beginning with Y

From Yachi to Yejide and everything in between, dozens of baby girl names starting with the letter Y along with the meanings and origin of each name.   

Baby Naming Tip - When you're looking for a baby name, the sheer number of choices can be overwhelming, as are the number of sources to get them from. Keep a separate list of the names you like, either on your phone or handwritten on a notepad. You'll have all your favorite baby girl names in one easily accessible place to narrow down as time goes on.

Baby Girl Names Y

Baby Girl Names Y

Yachi Japanese Eight thousand. A number name.
Yachne Hebrew gracious
Yael Hebrew A wild goat. A boy or girl's name.
Yaffa Hebrew Beautiful.
Yaffah Hebrew Beautiful.
Yaksha Hindu a sister of Daksha
Yamini Hindu Yamni
Yamuna Hindi A sacred river.
Yamura Hindu  
Yangchen Tibetan/Sherpa The sacred one.
Yani Aboriginal Peace.
Yanira Hebrew  
Yara Aboriginal A seagull.
Yaralla Aboriginal A camp.
Yaravi Yari, Yara  
Yarmilla Slavic merchant
Yarrah Aboriginal A river red gum.
Yasmeen Persian A fragrant flower.
Yasmin Persian A fragrant flower.
Yasmina Persian A fragrant flower.
Yasmine Persian A fragrant flower.
Yasu Japanese Tranquil.
Yavonna Hebrew  
Yayoi Japanese March
Ydel Hebrew praise
Yedda Old English A singer, one with a melodious voice.
Yehudi Hebrew Praise to the Lord or aperson from Judah. A boy or girl's name.
Yehudit Jewish A modern form of Judith.
Yejide Yoruba image of her mother
Yelena Russian The light of the sun. Also see Eileen, Elaine, Eleanor and Ellen.
Yeliz Turkish  
Yemena Hebrew  
Yenene Miwok Indian wizard poisoning a sleeping person
Yesmina Hebrew right hand, strength
Yetta Old English/German To give. Also a diminutive of the name Henrietta.
Yeva Russian live-giving
Yevon Hebrew  

Yi through Yv

Yindi Aboriginal The sun.
Ylwa Scandinavian she-wolf
Ynes Spanish Pure, chaste. Forms of the girl's name Agnes.
Ynez Spanish Pure, chaste. Forms of the girl's name Agnes.
Yogini Hindu  
Yogita Hindu  
Yoko Japanese Positive.
Yolanda Greek/Old French A violet flower. Also see Violet and Iolanthe.
Yomaris Spanish I am the sun
Yon Korean A lotus blossom.
Yona Hebrew/Native American Hebrew: A dove. Native American: A bear. A boy or girl's name.
Yoninah Hebrew dove
Yooralla Aboriginal Love.
Yootha   Thirsty.
Yori Japanese Trustworthy.
Yoshi Japanese Good.
Yoshiko Japanese child of Yoshi
Yovela Hebrew Rejoicing.
Yrsa Scandinavian  
Ysabel   A form of Elizabeth, meaning consecrated to God.
Yseult   The fair one.
Ysobel Spanish A form of Elizabeth, meaning consecrated to God.
Ysolda   The fair one.
Ysolde   The fair one.
Ytha   Thirsty.
Yukako Japanese child of Yuka
Yukiko Japanese child of Yuki
Yumako Japanese child of Yuma
Yumi Japanese beauty
Yumiko Japanese child of Yumi
Yungara Aboriginal A wife.
Yuri Aboriginal/Japanese/Russian Aboriginal: To hear. Also the Russian form of George. A boy or girl's name.
Yuriko Japanese child of Yuri
Yusra Arabic The prosperous one.
Yutsuko Japanese child of Yutso
Yvette French From the name Yvonne. The feminine form of Yves. The little archer.
Yvonne French/Greek French: An archer. Greek: The wood of the Yew tree.

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