125+ Girl Names That Start With F (Fierce to Feminine)

Published December 1, 2020
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Girl names that start with F can range from delicate floral-inspired feminine choices to adorable old-fashioned names with the nickname of Frank. There are fierce names inspired by fire and ice, as well as meaningful names inspired by famous writers and artists. These ideas will inspire you as you choose the perfect F name for your little girl.

Unique Girl Names That Start With F

It's not difficult to find some unique F names. In fact, according to the Social Security Administration, the top 100 baby names of 2019 contained no F names for girls. This means any F name you choose is already less common than most of the names out there. Here are some gorgeous and unique options:

  • Fabienne - This unique name has Latin origins and may mean "noble."
  • Fable - A fable is a special story, which makes it a special name.
  • Faedra - This name is an alternate spelling of Phaedra, a character in Greek mythology.
  • Faelyn - This name means "beautiful fairy."
  • Farlyn - A created name, this has a unique feminine sound.
  • Feliciana - A unique version of the more popular Felicity, this name means "happiness."
  • Fiammetta - This name means "little flame."
  • Fianna - This is a less common version of Fiona.
  • Florida - Name your little girl after your home state.
  • Fynlee - This has an on-trend sound without being a name you'll see anywhere else.
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Old-Fashioned F Names for Girls

A few F names for girls have been popular in past decades. These are some of the classics:

  • Fannie - While it was the 49th most popular girls' name in 1880, this is a name you rarely hear today.
  • Faye - Faye is a classic name that has been a favorite for decades.
  • Flora - This flower-inspired name is a beautiful and old-fashioned choice.
  • Flossie - This name appears on the most popular names of 1880, but it's almost never heard today.
  • Freda - This name has a beautiful, classic sound.

Feminine, Flower-Inspired F Names for Girls

There are several F names for girls that are inspired by flowers:

  • Fiala - This Czech baby name means "violet."
  • Fiore - This baby name means flower.
  • Fleur - This French baby name means "flower."
  • Fleurette - A diminutive version of Fleur, this means "little flower."
  • Florabella - This name means "beautiful flower."
  • Forsythia - A forsythia is a type of plant with pretty yellow flowers.
  • Freesia - Freesia is a flower with a beautiful smell.
  • Fuchsia - Both a color and a flower, this is a feminine and beautiful name.
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Fierce F Names for Girls

Show off her tough nature with these fierce names:

  • Fallon - This name means "in charge."
  • Farran - An Irish name, this means "adventurous."
  • Farryn - This is a variation on Farran.
  • Fiamma - This Italian baby name means "little one full of fire."
  • Firese - This is a created name that some parents say means "fire and ice."
  • Flame - This would be perfect if you think she'll have a fiery temper.
  • Flicka - This Old German baby name means "one who rules in peace."
  • Franziska - This baby name means "one who is free."
  • Fury - This name for purposeful anger could be perfect for a little girl with a temper.

Meaningful F Names for Baby Girls

If you want an F name with deeper meaning, try one of these:

  • Fairy - This is a magical being.
  • Faith - This is belief in something without proof.
  • Fantasia - This name means something fantastical.
  • Faustine - This name is a feminine version of the Latin name Faust, and it means "fortunate."
  • Favour - This is a British spelling of "favor," which can mean good luck, resemblance, or a gift.
  • Fate - This means destiny.
  • Felicity - This classic name means "happiness."
  • Fidelia - This name comes from the idea of fidelity or faithfulness.
  • Flannery - This was the name of Flannery O'Connor, an American writer.
  • Forever - This name means something that endures without end.
  • Fortune - This can mean good luck.
  • Freedom - This name can mean liberty.
  • Freya - This mythological baby name honors the Norse goddess of fertility, love, and battle.
  • Frida - This is the first name of the famous painter Frida Kahlo.
  • Frigg - This is another Norse goddess, this time of housekeeping and motherhood.
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Girl Names That Start With F From Around the World

There are many gorgeous f names for girls from cultures all over the world. These are a few of them:

  • Faahima - This Arabic baby name means "one who is perceptive."
  • Fabiola - This Italian name means "grower of beans."
  • Fabrizia - Another Italian name, this means "skillful."
  • Faiga - This Yiddish baby name means "bird."
  • Fajr - An Arabic name for girls as well as boys, this means "daybreak."
  • Fala - This Native American name means "crow."
  • Falala - An African name, this means "abundant."
  • Fareena - A name of Latin origin, this means "flour."
  • Fariha - A Muslim baby name, this means "joyous."
  • Farishta - This is a girl name that starts with F in Hindu culture and means "angel."
  • Fatima - This Arabic baby name means "daughter of the prophet."
  • Felicidad - This Spanish baby name means "happiness."
  • Femke - This Dutch name means "peace."
  • Fenella - This Celtic name means "girl with while shoulders."
  • Fernanda - A name popular in Spain, Italy, and Portugal, this means "a journey full of adventure."
  • Filomena - This Greek name means "strong friend."
  • Fineena - This Irish name means "fair newborn."
  • Fiorella - This charming Italian baby name means "little flower."
  • Firenze - This Hungarian name means "small flower."
  • Fiza - This Arabic name means "silver."
  • Flavia - A name from Ancient Rome, this means "blond."
  • Fukayna - This Egyptian name means "one who has knowledge."
  • Fumiko - This Japanese name means "beautiful child."

F Names for Girls With "Frank" as a Nickname

Frank, Franky, and Franki make adorable nicknames for girls with F names. If you want a girl name for Frank, try one of these options:

  • Frances
  • Francelle
  • Francelli
  • Franchesca
  • Francia
  • Francine
  • Francina
  • Francique
  • Francyne
  • Franklinia
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More F Names for Girls With Specific Letter Combinations

If you have a specific combination of letters in mind for a baby name that starts with F, there are plenty of choices. Whether you need an Fa name or an Fr name, these are some good options.

Girl Names That Start With Fa

Try one of these for an Fa name:

  • Fabiella
  • Fabirenne
  • Fairamay
  • Fairlee
  • Fairlight
  • Faithlynn
  • Faline
  • Fania
  • Farine
  • Farrah
  • Fauna
  • Fawn
  • Fayelyn
  • Fayla

Girl Names That Start With Fe

These Fe names are beautiful and unique:

  • Feather
  • February
  • Felicia
  • Felixa
  • Fenix
  • Fenya
  • Feodora
  • Ferelith
  • Fern
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Girl Names That Start With Fi

One of the Fi names might be perfect for your baby girl:

  • Fia
  • Fidelma
  • Fifi
  • Fiera
  • Filipa
  • Finlee
  • Finnella
  • Finola
  • Fiona
  • Fiora

Girl Names That Start With Fl

Many lovely F names start with an Fl blend:

  • Flanna
  • Fleta
  • Floreen
  • Florence
  • Florencia
  • Florimel
  • Florrie
  • Floy

Girl Names That Start With Fo

Fo names are less common, but these are some nice ones:

  • Forba
  • Fordleigh
  • Fortuna
  • Foxglove
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Girl Names That Start With Fr

There are lots of Fr names that can be beautiful:

  • Fran
  • Franya
  • Frederica
  • Freyde
  • Frideriki

Your Name for Her Will Be Perfect

No matter which F name you choose for your baby girl, choosing the ideal name is a big decision. Review some tips to help you pick the best baby name, and then simply trust your instincts. Even though you may not have met her yet, you know her best. Your name for her will be perfect.

125+ Girl Names That Start With F (Fierce to Feminine)