Foreign Names for girls

Foreign names and what they mean, for foreign for women.

Babe - Varvara

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Babe 1 .. Derived fr. Greek language. "Foreign." Unusual as a children's name, but Babe is similar to the more conventional Bibi. See also Baba. Diminutive of Barbara ..

Babette 2 .. Based on French, Greek, Hebrew. "Foreign; God is my oath." Rather quirky as a girls' name nowadays, though Babette is still found regularly as a first name for women. See also Babbett. Diminutive of Barbara (Greek) ..

Barbara 3 .. Root fr. Latin word. "Foreign woman." Usage of Barbara, Babb, etc. as girls' names in 2014 was 65.2% more than a year ago. The adjective was originally applied to .. [Bab, Babb, Babbett, Babe, Babita, Babs, Barbera, Barbette, Barbi, Basha, .. 43 more]

Eleanor 4 .. Stems fr. Old French, Old German languages. "Other, foreign." Prominent. Elanor, var., like Nanor, Lienor, end with the common androgynous-sounding -nor. From an Old French respelling of .. [Aleanor, Allinor, Eileanoir, Eileen, El, Elaine, Elanor, Eleanora, Elen, Elena, .. 68 more]

Ella 5 .. Derivative of Old German word. "Other, foreign." Alla (upper 65%), Ela (80%), Ella (5%), Ellie (28%) and Elly (66%) are prevalent as given names. Originally a short form of names .. [Alla, Elle, Ellee, Ellesse, Ellia, Elly, .. 8 more]

Elodie 6 .. Source fr. Old German element. "Foreign riches." Not that common as a birth name. .. from ali meaning "foreign", also found .. [Elodea, Helodea, .. 4 more]

Elva 7 .. .. for Elvira, which means "truly foreign". Uncommon. Elva (cf. Vivva, Aviva) uses the favored feminine-sounding -va suffix. [Ailbhe, Elvie, Elvy, .. 2 more]

Elvina 8 .. .. German name Elvira meaning "truly foreign". Elvina has faded in popularity as a children's name since 1880-1889. [Alveena, Alvine, Elvene, Elvi, Elvine, Elvinia, Vinni, .. 9 more]

Elvira 9 .. Based on Old German language. "Truly foreign." Common as surnames, and Elwira, var. are similar to popular -ira surnames Tira (top 59%), Ancira (21%). .. ali meaning "other, foreign", as in .. [Alvira, Ella, Elva, Elvera, Elvire, Elvyra, .. 7 more]

Luella 10 .. Derivative of Old English, Old German. "Other, foreign." Luella has waned in favor as a birth name since the 1880s. Blend of Louise and Ella .. [Loella, Lu, Luelle, Lulu, .. 3 more]

Rella 11 .. Root fr. Old German. "Other, foreign." Unique. Rella (cf. Drusella, Norella) ends with the favored feminine -ella. See also Raula. Variant of Ella.

Varvara 12 Variant of Barbara (Greek) "foreign woman". Varinka and variants were not Top birth names in 2014. [Varenka, Varina, .. 5 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Foreign names: Barbara, Eleanor, Ella, Elva, Elvina, Elvira, Luella, Rella

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Summary of Foreign names (and variants) for girls.

Babe - Varvara
Babe, Babette, Barbara [53], Eleanor [78], Ella [13], Elodie [6], Elva [5], Elvina [16], Elvira [12], Luella [7], Rella, Varvara [7]