23 biblical girls names that never go out of style

by Georgia Aspinall |

Biblical baby girl names always run at the top of the baby name charts. Not only are they meaningful, they maintain their charm for generations. Our 23 biblical baby girls names are perfect if you want something traditional yet stylish...

  1. Abigail- An Old Testament name, Abigail was renowned for her beauty, wisdom and prophetic powers. With an abundance of spelling options for short form Abi, this name is beautiful and versatile.

  2. Ava- We love this adorable biblical name, and it fits perfectly into the trend towards Isla and Mila. A variant on Eve, Ava means living and breathing and is a modern twist on a classic Christian name.

  3. Dinah- A charming, underused name from the Old Testament, Dinah means God will judge. It should rise in popularity thanks to Fifth Harmony singer Dinah Jane Hansen.

  4. Eve- If you’re looking for a classic Biblical name, there’s nothing more traditional than Eve. Meaning life, Eve has stormed back into fashion with the trend towards shorter names like Ava.

  5. Lydia- A more modern biblical name, Lydia is used in the New Testament as the first European convert of Saint Paul. We love the nickname choices of Lyd or Lydie.

  6. Naomi- An under-used Old Testament name, Naomi is more unique than the more traditional Ruth or Sarah. Meaning pleasantness, it burst into fashion with supermodel Naomi Campbell.

  7. Ahlai- We love this unusual biblical baby name! It's gender-neutral, and while its rarely mentioned in the Bible it makes a great unique choice for unconventional parents.

  8. Diana- This beautiful name means divine. It may not be as popular in recent years, but it will always have a charming place in our hearts thanks to the stunning late Princess Diana.

  9. Lois-  A New Testament name, Lois stands apart from the crowd meaning more desirable. It can be pronounced 'loyce' or 'LO-iss' and is a great unique choice.

  10. Chloe- In the New Testament, Chloe is a convert of St. Paul and means blooming. The traditional name has had a style revival in recent years thanks to Khloe Kardashian.

  11. Sapphira- This amazing unusual option is an ode to the beautiful Sapphire gem meaning beautiful. In the bible, Sapphira is a member of the early Christian church although falls out of favour for lying about money. It's still a beautiful name to us!

  12. Gabrielle- A name that is not only beautiful but also has an amazing meaning for any baby girl: God's bravest woman. The best of both worlds, and the name of the amazing gymnast Gabrielle Douglas, your baby girl will join a host of fabulous Gabrielle's.

  13. Rachel- A very traditional biblical name, Rachel is always a top baby name. In the bible, Rachel was a beautiful and cherished family woman. There is also an abundance of famous Rachel’s your baby girl can look up to.

  14. Hannah- Another traditionally religious name, Hannah means grace of God. Never falling out of style, Hannah is an endlessly elegant name with a touching meaning.

  15. Claudia- A beautiful name mentioned in the New Testament, Claudia was a common name in ancient Rome. The name of supermodel Claudia Schiffer, it’s as fashionable as it is fabulous.

  16. Elizabeth- Possibly one of the most versatile names you could choose, Elizabeth can be shortened to Liz, Beth or Eli. Meaning 'my God is bountiful' Elizabeth is always in style thanks to the royal lineage and actor Elizabeth Taylor.

  17. Lourdes- Another more unusual option, Lourdes is the name of a French town as well as having religious meaning. In the bible, the message of Lourdes is heard as 'God is love and he loves us'.

  18. Maria- The Latin form of Mary, Maria is a beautiful twist on a classic biblical name. It means rebellious woman and is popular all over the world.

  19. Angel- As biblical as it can get, Angel is a still underused and so has a unique air to it. Meaning messenger, it is charming and meaningful.

  20. Grace- A very traditional biblical name, Grace means elegant woman and rose in popularity thanks to legendary Grace Kelly. This name will always be in style.

  21. Sarai- In the Old Testament, God changed Sarai's name to Sara, the more conventional option. However, we love how quirky this spelling variation is and its great meaning of princess.

  22. Candace- A name fit for a queen, Candace was Queen of the Ethiopians in the New Testament. Yet another supermodel name, Candice Swanepoel is a beauty your baby girl will be happy to share her name with.

  23. Amaris- This beautiful, unique name means given by God. We love the nickname possibilities of Amari or even just Mari.

If none of these names are the perfect fit for your new arrival, why not try our baby name generator?

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