15 Rare Baby Girl Names From Around The World

Trish ~ Labor Nurse Mama
October 25, 2019

Rare baby girl names are sometimes hard to come by, don't you think?

Whatever your origin is, we can glean some amazing things from other cultures. One of those being baby girl names, which we can embrace and love.

Check out this list of 15 rare baby girl names, which we combed other countries to find. Make sure to save this post and to let us know which one made your baby name list.

Why I am here and who I am:

Hey mama, I am Trish— AKA Labor Nurse Mama. I am a labor and delivery nurse with over 15 years of high-risk OB experience. I am also a mama to 7 kids and have given birth to 6. This means I am quite familiar with the postpartum period and how to navigate it. I am the online birth class educator for Calm Labor Confident Birth and The VBAC Lab birth classes and the mama expert inside our Calm Mama Society, a pregnancy & postpartum membership community! I am passionate about your birth and motherhood journey! You can find me over on IG teaching over 230k mamas daily. I am passionate about your birth and motherhood journey!

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Italian for Amber


Italian for dolphin


Italian for nanny


This is possibly my favorite rare baby girl name on this list. It is a French name which means “breath that is a source of life.” How cool is that? Trust me, your sweet new baby will become your breath that is your source of life.


Italian for a place



Spanish nickname for someone shy.


Italian for heavenly


Italian for ‘wild, weaver'


A rare baby girl name that is a French flair coming from the word ‘Gisel” meaning peace offering.


A French name and it means “thinker.”


This precious baby girl name means “famous warrior.” Yes, please!


A rare baby girl name that is a French name meaning “little violet.”


A Norwegian name meaning noble


A Norwegian name from the flower.


A Norwegian name meaning from the valley.

Did you find a baby girl name to use for your sweet baby girl? I sure hope so. Let us know what type of baby girl name list you would like to see in the future.

In the meantime, be sure to educate yourself before you give birth. Picking a baby name out is the easy part. (I know it doesn't seem that way, but I promise it is.)

Comment and let me know which name is your favorite or least favorite!

Just a little Disclaimer: As always, I am just writing my thoughts and what I’ve learned along the way. Although I am in fact a labor and delivery RN, This is not medical advice. You should always seek and follow the advice of your care provider.

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