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Girl Names of German usage or origin

German names for baby girls, with 1668 entries. German names are classic favorites. Today they are still very popular as baby girl names, but not as much as they were in the past. Their usage peaked in 1967 with 31.385% of baby girls being given German names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 199 German names. The names have slipped in popularity since then, but they are nevertheless of very heavy use in recent times. In 2015, their total usage was 18.502% with 174 German names listed among the top 1000. Among all German names, Emma (English, Armenian, Catalan, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Polish, Scandinavian, and Spanish) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #1 and a usage of 1.0519%.


Aalt of a noble kind; noble, honorable; ... a Dutch, Frisian, and German name of ... form of Adelheid ...

Aaltje of a noble kind; noble, honorable; ... of Germanic origin ... used mainly in the Dutch, Frisian, and ...

Abbigail my father rejoices, joy of my father ... language of origin is Hebrew, and it is used ...

Abby my father rejoices, joy of my father ... origin is African-Gambian and Hebrew, and its ... form of Abbey ...

Abelina breath, vapor; source of life ... mainly used in the German and Italian ... variant form of Abelia ...

Abigail my father rejoices, joy of my father ... used predominantly in English, German, ... ranked at #6 then ...

Ada noble, honorable; of a noble kind; ... has its origins in the Germanic language ... diminutive of Adela ...

Adala just; honest; noble, honorable; ... primarily used in English and German, ... form of Adalia ...

Adalheid of a noble kind; noble, honorable; ... of Germanic origin and it is used ... variation of Adelheid ...

Adalwolfa noble wolf ... of Germanic origin and it is used ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Adda of a noble kind; noble, honorable; ... primarily used in English and German, and ... form of Ada ...

Addie son of Adam; noble, honorable; of a noble kind; ornament of God; man; woman from Hadria; dark one; ornament, brightness; noble strength ...

Adela noble, honorable; of a noble kind; ... has its origins in the Germanic language ... form of Ada ...

Adelburg noble protector ... language of origin is Germanic and it is ... a rare baby girl name ...

Adele of a noble kind; noble, honorable; ... used chiefly in Czech, English, French, ... Its origin is Germanic ...

Adelgunde noble, honorable; fight ... primarily used in German and it is ... not often used as a baby girl name ...

Adelgundis noble, honorable; fight ... origin is Germanic, and its use, German ... variant transcription of Adelgunde ...

Adelheid of a noble kind; noble, honorable; ... primarily used in the Dutch, German, ... form of Adela ...

Adelheit of a noble kind; noble, honorable; ... of Germanic origin and it is used ... derivative of Adelheid ...

Adelicia of a noble kind; noble, honorable; ... language of origin is Germanic and it is ... derivative of Adela ...

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