Old Lady Names

Looking for Old Lady Names?

Wondering why old lady names are becoming cool again for your baby girl? Searching for a cool old lady name for your new daughter? Hopefully we can help you get a few new ideas with some perfectly cool old lady names that sound old fashioned, but are still great baby girl names.

 

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Not only do we list some great baby and old lady names, we also have a voting system for each baby name! We will be adding 1-2 baby names every day in order to keep things interesting.

We have people from all over the world voting on the coolest old lady names, and we encourage you to do the same. All you have to do is click the number of stars you think a name deserves, the names with the most stars will float up towards the top of the page.

This way, the old lady names will be ordered in order of popularity with the internet voters around the globe!

What goes around, comes around!

Just like music, fashion and hairstyles, baby names are cyclical. It seems to come full circle every few generations, or around 80-100 years give or take. Most names that were popular around then are once again becoming chic and en vogue.

It's almost a little bit 'hipster' to name your child with one of these old lady names. She sticks out from the crowd and doesn't get lost in the swarm of similarly named children.

Choosing to name your baby girl with an old lady name also keeps a bit of your family heritage alive. Lots of children are being named after grandparents to honor them. However, this is not something you can take lightly. It's not something just to 'do' because you think it will make grandma happy!

Check out all the names we've got listed here, and come back as we update the lists regularly. If you have an old lady name or just a cool name for a girl you'd like us to  add, simply click on the contact page and let us know!

Just remember, your child has to live with the old lady names for her entire life so choose wisely!

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Cordelia

Cordelia as a girl’s name is pronounced kor-DEEL-yah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Cordelia is “heart”.

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Imogen

Americans may shy away from Imogen because they’re not quite sure how to pronounce it (think short vowels), but we love this Shakespearean name that means “beloved child.” Imogen Cunningham was a pioneering photographer who specialized in botanical and nude subjects.

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Eleanor

A variation of the name Helen, this Greek name means “sun ray, shining light.”

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Della

This German name means “noble.”

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Lucy

A name from Latin, this means “light.”

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Stella

Meaning “star,” this name’s origin is Latin.

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Emma

Hugely popular in the 1880′s and beyond, this name is enjoying a rebirth and is now one of the most popular names in the United States. Its meaning is “entire, universal.”

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Lenora

Leonora is one of several similar names fashionable in Europe and slowly making its way to stylishness in the US. Lilting and lovely, it’s got far more heft than today’s groovy L names like Lola and Lila. Original a shortening of Eleonora, it has the distinction of playing leading roles in three operas.

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Ella

An Old German name, this means “other, foreign.”

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Jane

Originally a feminine form of the name John, this means “the Lord is gracious.”

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