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Girl Names Starting with Li-

Li- baby names and what they mean, with 96 results. Li- names are used more often as feminine names. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity in the 1960s (USAGE OF 4.21%) and are now significantly less common (USAGE 1.67%, 60% LESS), with names such as Lissette becoming somewhat outmoded. The most fashionable names for newborns among these are Lia (#246), Lilith (#521), Liliana (#109), Liv (#684) and Liana (#486), while Lien (TOP 3%) and Lima (2%) are common Li- surnames. Here is the list of Li- names for boys.

Li- names

Lia - Lienor | Liesbeth - Lin | Lin - Linett | Linette - Lita | Lita - Lizette

Lia - Lienor

Lia and variants

Lia1, var. Liya
Based on Latin element. Short form of names like Amelia .. Adoption of Lia and forms peaked in 2018.


Var. of Leah. Derived fr. Hebrew. "Delicate; weary." Lian is also a marginally favored girl's name. See also Liz.

Liana and variants

Liana1, var. Lianne1, Lianna1, Liann, Liane1, Liahna
Derivative of French language. "To twine around." Liana (cf. Lapiana, Viana) is a common -iana suffix surname.

Aileen and variants

Linah, Lina1, Liannah, Lianna2, Liana2
Forms of Aileen. Derived fr. Norman language. Scottish variant of Eileen, which possibly .. Liana, Lianna and Lina are more commonplace as birth names among the forms of Aileen.

Liane and variants

Liane2, var. Lianne2, Liahne
.. Also a spelling variant of Lee .. Liahne is exclusive as a girls' name among the variations of Liane.

Eileen and variants

Lina2, Lianna3
Var. of Eileen. .. The other form is Evelyn or .. Prominent, with usage of 0.034% for Lianna and Lina as birth names in 2018, higher than 0.034% the previous year.


Form of Leanna. Origin fr. English language. .. most likely a blend of Lee .. Less common today. Lianne was last found in 1980-1989 in the Top 2000. See also Luannie.

Elizabeth and variants

Lizzy, Lizzie, Lizzi, Lizz, Lizveth, Lizy, Lizette, Lizeth, Lizbiff, Lizbeth, Lizbett, Lizbet, Lizaveta, Lizabeth, Liz, Liza, Lissy, Lissie, Lissi, Lissa1, Lissette, Lisl, Lisel, Lisette, Lisbette, Lise, Lisbetta, Lisbett, Lisbeth, Lisabeth, Lisbet, Lisa, Lis, Lily, Lilibeth1, Lilo, Lilibet1, Lili, Liesja, Liese, Liesel, Liesa, Lies, Liesbeth, Libby1, Libbye, Libbie1, Libbi, Libbey1, Lib1
Forms of Elizabeth. Source fr. Hebrew. "God is my oath." Prominent, with usage of 0.397% for Lib and variants as baby names in 2018, though lower than 0.402% the previous year.

Libena, Liba
Var. of Luba. Derivative of Yiddish language. "Dear." Liba and Libena are rarely used as female names, and Liba is found frequently (UPPER 84%) as a last name.

Libby and variants

Libby2, var. Lilibeth2, Lilibet2, Liby, Libet, Libbey2, Libbie2, Libbee, Lib2
Based on English, Hebrew elements. "God is my oath." Libby and variants became less trendy in 2018, dropping -20 positions as birth names with Libby dropping the most.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Li- names: Lia, Liana, Liane, Lianna, Lianne

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Li- names: Libbie, Libby, Liberty, Lida, Lidia

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Li- names: Lidie, Lili, Lilibeth, Lily, Lina

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Li- names: Lisa, Lisabeth, Lisbet, Lisbeth, Lise

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Li- names: Lisette, Lissa, Lissette, Lissie, Lita

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Li- names: Liya, Liz, Liza, Lizabeth, Lizbet

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Li- names: Lizbeth, Lizeth, Lizette, Lizzie


Derivative of Middle English element. "Freedom." Adoption of Liberty was up 14 years ago and is almost as widespread now. See also Laberta.

Alice and variants

Lissa2, Lichah, Licha
Forms of Alice. Based on Old German element. "Noble, exalted." Lissa and variants were favored as birth names during 1960-1969.

Var. of Alicia. Root fr. Old German. "Noble, exalted." Licina (TOP 96%), Lica (90%) are common last names. See also Lexia.

Licia2, var. Lisia
Stems fr. Latin word. "From Lycia." Licia and Lisia are unusual given names.


Form of Leda. Derived fr. Greek element. Possibly short form of Letitia (Latin) .. Somewhat uncommon as a baby name, Lida is however used fairly frequently as a surname. See also Lidie.

Lida2, var. Lidah1
Derivative of Slavic language. "Loved by the people." Lida is a common (TOP 37%) female name, while Lidah is uncommon.

Alida and variants

Lita, Lidah2, Lida3
Var. of Alida. Derivative of Latin element. "Small winged one." Lida and Lita are more common as girls' names compared to Lidah.

Lydia and variants

Lidija, Lidie, Lidia
Forms of Lydia. Based on Greek language. "From Lydia." Lidija is rare as a birth name among the versions of Lydia.

Lidwina, var. Lidwine, Lidwien, Lidweina, Lidweena
Derived fr. Dutch, German words. "The people's friend." Lidwila and Lidwira are creative variations.

Helen and variants

Lina3, Lienor
Forms of Helen. Origin fr. Greek word. "Sun ray." Lina is commonly used as a baby name compared to Lienor.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Li- names for girls.

1. Lia - Lienor
Lia [Liya], Leah [Lia], Liana [Lianne, Lianna, ..], Aileen [Lina, Linah, ..], Liane [Lianne, Liahne], Eileen [Lina, Lianna], Leanna [Lianne], Elizabeth [Lizzy, Lizzie, ..], Luba [Liba, Libena], Libby [Lilibet, Lilibeth, ..], Liberty, Alice [Lissa, Lichah, ..], Alicia [Licia], Licia [Lisia], Leda [Lida], Lida [Lidah], Alida [Lita, Lidah, ..], Lydia [Lidie, Lidija, ..], Lidwina [Lidwine, Lidwien, ..], Helen [Lina, Lienor]

Elisabeth [Liseth, Lisolette, ..], Elise [Lize, Lison, ..], Lieselotte, Liesl [Lisl, Liezl, ..], Eligia [Ligia], Ligia, Delilah [Lila, Lilah], Lyla [Lila, Lilah], Lila [Lilah], Leila [Lila, Lilah], Dalila [Lila], Lilac [Lilach], Lelia [Lilia], Lilias [Lillas, Lillias, ..], Lilibeth [Lilybell, Lilybeth, ..], Lilith [Lillith], Lillian [Lilyan, Lilyann, ..], Lily [Lilyan, Lilyanne, ..], Limor, Lin

Lynn [Linn, Linnell, ..], Lena [Lina], Karolina [Lina], Eleanor [Lina], Caroline [Lina], Carmel [Lita, Lina], Eliana [Lina], Arlene [Lina], Adeline [Lina], Madeline [Lina], Alina [Lina, Linah], Lina, Linda [Linn, Lindy, ..], Melinda [Lindy, Linnie, ..], Adelinde [Linda], Belinda [Lindy, Lindie, ..], Linden [Lindon, Lindynn, ..], Lindsay [Linzy, Linzee, ..], Eluned [Linet, Linette], Lynette [Linnet, Linette, ..]

Linette [Linnet, Linnette, ..], Linnea [Linnae, Linnaea, ..], Liora [Lior, Liorit], Leora [Liora], Elvira [Lira], Lirit [Liri], Melissa [Lisa], Lisa [Liza, Liszka, ..], Lisandra [Lizandra, Lissandra], Melisande [Lisandra], Alexandra [Lissandre, Lissandrine, ..], Lysandra [Lissandrine, Lissandrina, ..], Lecia [Lisha], Millicent [Lissa], Alyssa [Lissa, Lissie], Elissa [Lissy, Lissie, ..], Larissa [Lissa], Lissa [Lissette], Alix [Lissandre], Lita

Elita [Lita], Leta [Lita], Carmen [Lita], Olivia [Livvy, Livvie, ..], Liv, Levana [Livaun, Livanna, ..], Lewana [Livana], Livia [Livy, Livya, ..], Lavinia [Livinia], Liya, Liz [Lizz, Lizette, ..], Eliza [Liz, Liza], Liza [Liz, Lizzie, ..], Lizbeth [Lizbet, Lizabeth, ..], Lizena, Lizette [Lizeth, Lissette, ..]

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