25 Adorable Old-Fashioned Baby Names For Girls

Deciding on your baby's name and looking for something an old-fashioned or maybe even a bit vintage?

Deciding on your baby's name and looking for something an old-fashioned or maybe even a bit vintage? Well, you're in the right place.
Here we have listed 25 pretty adorable vintage names for girls that we absolutely love right now.
  • Dorothy - from the movie classic, Wizard of Oz. A stunning name that means gift from God.
  • Eleanor - an old French form of the Occitan name Aliénor.
  • Penelope - a Greek mythology classic. Penelope was the ever so faithful wife of Odysseus in Homer's Odyssey. In Greek the name means bobbin.
  • Theodora - a fabulous name also meaning gift from God and is very popular amongst the royal family.
  • Eliza - a shortened version of Elizabeth which means consecrated to God.
  • Kitty - an old pet form of the Greek name Katherine meaning pure.
  • Polly - the star of the sea.
  • Priscilla - of Latin origin meaning ancient or venerable.
  • Edith - a beautiful old-fashioned name that means riches or blessed. The short form of Edith is Edie and we love that too.
  • Birdie - an English baby name meaning little bird or birdlike.
  • Trixie - a Latin baby name meaning the bringer of joy or brings joy.
  • Betsy - an old English name taken from the name Betty.
  • Mabel - a beautiful vintage girls name meaning lovable.
  • Stella - taken from the name Estella, Stella is the Latin for a star.
  • Tillie - a diminutive of Matilda which means battle mighty.
  • Suki - a normal Japanese girls name that means to like or to love.
  • Wendy -  a German baby name meaning wanderer.
  • Lily - can be short for Lillian or Liliana. The names come from the lily flower and mean pure, passion or rebirth.
  • Etta - a French baby name which means keeper of the heart.
  • Flora - the Roman Goddess of flowers and spring. The name derives from Latin 'flos' meaning flower.
  • Esme - a stunning name made popular again from the movie Twilight. Esme means loved or to love.
  • Hattie - sometimes a shortened version of Harriet.
  • Sadie - a Hebrew name which means princess. It is also a nickname for Sarah.
  • Carrie - a shortened version of Carol and Caroline.
  • Effy - a pet form of Euphemia us mostly in the 1800's. Effie means well-spoken.
Kellie Kearney is a Dublin mammy of kids aged 2, 3, 4 and 8. A self-confessed procrastinator and picker-upper of things, Kellie's love include coffee, doughnuts, travel and sharing every day true to life moments on Instagram of her expanding family. Follow her on Instagram.

 

Kellie Kearney

Kellie Kearney is a Dublin mammy of five kids aged newborn right up to nine. She loves coffee, cloth nappies, travel and sharing her every day true to life family moments on Instagram.

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