Cute Baby Girl Nicknames

Hey mom and dad, congratulations! Your baby has finally arrived, and you must be so excited to hold her in your arms while gazing into her beautiful eyes. Looking at how adorable she is, your heart may be melting, making you call her with different cute girl nicknames most of the time.

But hey, nicknames no longer have to be any random word that strikes your mind at the moment. You can call your baby a nickname that feels relatable or best describes your little tot. Here are some tips that you can refer to before finalising some pet names for baby girl:

  1. Shorten the official name

    Picking a nickname for your baby can be as daunting as selecting your original baby's name. But, we've got you an easy way out – go for a short and straightforward nickname by selecting the initial or the last letters of your baby boy’s or baby girl’s name. In the case of a very long name, you can also choose the middle letters of you baby girl’s or baby boy’s name. For example, Alex from Alexandria, Ritu from Ritika, or Avi from Bhavishya.

  2. The combination can do the trick

    When it comes to choosing a unique name, you can always try fun combinations like combining the first and the middle names or the first and the last names.

  3. Try synonyms

    You can also select the synonyms of your baby's original name as a nickname if you know the meaning of the original name. This can make for a perfect baby girl nickname without affecting the meaning of the original name. For example, if you named your daughter Priya, you could select a pet name like Dearie or Lovely for her.

  4. The first impression is the last

    If you're a believer, then it's best to go for the idea that first hit your mind. This means you can choose a nickname for your baby girl based on the word or idea that struck your mind when you first saw your daughter.

  5. Go for a fictitious name

    Love a character from a movie or book? Use it as your baby's nickname, then be it a popular cartoon character or a lead character from your favourite movie or book. For example, Cinderella, Bella, Chutki, Doraemi, Dora, etc.

  6. Pass on the legacy

    If you wish to call your daughter by the same nickname that your parents gave you, feel free to use it as is or make a few modifications here and there. For example, if you were called by the name Cindy, you could call your baby Cindy, Cinderella, Ella, or if it was Sona, you can call her the same or Sonu.

Things to Remember

As you will be calling your baby by her nickname every day, it's good to remember certain things before picking a pet name for your little one:

  • Acceptance:

Calling your baby a unique and distinct name is all good, but it should not be unacceptable for her. When your little one grows up, she shouldn't mind you calling her by the nickname you've chosen (if you plan to continue calling her with the nickname forever).

  • Avoid further twists:

Altering the original nickname multiple times to make it more unique can result in losing its essence and relevance

  • Short-n-sweet:

Choose a nickname that is easy to pronounce and remember and that it sounds soothing to the ears.

  • Non-abusive:

Make sure the nickname you choose for your baby girl does not give others a chance to tease her. So, select the one that doesn't embarrass her in public.

  • Unique or popular:

The final decision lies in your hands. So, go for a perfectly balanced name as an absolute unique name can sometimes make it awkward, and a popular name may be boring.

We've curated a list of cute and funny baby girl nicknames that you can call your newborn until she grows up to be a toddler.

Nickname list for girls:

 

 

AlphabetBaby girl nicknames
AAdorable
Adorbs
Angel
Angel cake
Angel eyes
Angel face
Apple
Apple pie
Aqua
BBabushka
Baby beluga
Babycake
Babyface
Baby girl
Babykins
Bambina
Banana bread
Banana muffin
Banana pie
Birdie
Biscuit
Bitsy
Bitsy-boo
Bitsy bop
Blossom
Blue eyes
Blueberry
Bonbon
Brown eyes
Brownie
Bubbles
Bud
Buttercup
CCandy cane
Captain cutie
Caramel
Charm
Charming
Cherry
Cherry pie
Chickpea
Chocolate chip
Chubbs
Chubby cheeks
Chuckles
Cinnamon
Cookie
Coco puff
Cuddle bunny
Cuddle bug
Cupcake
Cutie
Cutie Patootie
DDaffodil
Dahlia
Daisy
Dearie
Dandelion
Delight
Dimples
Doughnut
Doodles
Dory
Dora
Dottie
Dove
Duckling
FFennel
Fishie
Frosting
GGiggle machine
Giggle monster
Giggles
Ginger
Gummy bear
HHatchling
Hazel eyes
Her highness
Hershey
Hobbit
Honey
Honey bear
Honeybunch
Hug-a-bug
Huggy buggy
IIce pop
Icee
Iris
Itty bitty
Itsy bitsy
JJellybean
Jolly
KKit-kat
Kitten
LLittle lady
Lady baby
Lemon
Lilac
Little bird
Little girl
Little madam
MMadam
Madam babyface
Maple
Marigold
Marshmallow
Mini-me
Mini mouse
Minty
Miss Priss
Missy
Moonflower
Moonshine
Muffin
Munchkin
Mushroom
Mulberry
NNugget
OOreo
Owlet
PPanda
Princess
Peaches
Pebbles
Pecan pie
Peppermint
Petals
Pie
Piggie
Piglet
Pixie
Plum
Polka-dot
Pony
Pop tart
Popsicle
Power puff
Pudding
Pumpkin
Puppy
QQueen
RRainbow
Rollie-pollie
Rose
Rosie
Royalty
SScooby-doo
Sherry
Shortbread
Shortcake
Sienna
Sierra
Skittle
Smartie
Smiley
Snickers
Snowdrop
Snowflake
Snuggles
Sprinkles
Starburst
Strawberry
Sugarpie
Sugarplum
Sunflower
Susie
Sweet girl
Sweet pea
Sweet tooth
Sweetie pie
Sweetie
Sweetiekins
TTadpole
Taffy
Tart
Tater tot
Tigress
Tigger
Tootsie
Tootsie pop
Tootsie roll
Tulip
VVanilla bean
Vamperina
WWhirly
Wiggle worm
Wiggle bum
Wild rose
Wildberry
Willow
Winnie the Pooh

 

There you go! Which one do you think suits your baby girl?

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