Tamil Baby Girl Names

Tamil culture is a treasure house of various traditions followed by Tamilians across the world. One such beautiful tradition is the naming ceremony of a newborn – Peyarsutu or Thottil. Isn’t it? The house is full of relatives, family members and close friends that gather to bless your baby. As they speak the name in the baby’s ear thrice, the dad writes the baby’s name on the rice platter. So hey, new mom-dad, with your baby’s naming ceremony around the corner, have you decided on a baby girl name yet? We understand that selecting a name that perfectly suits your angel can be a little overwhelming. Choosing a name is a team effort, where even the families can get involved. However, so many thoughts will lead to confusion and settling on a name happily would be impossible. Plus, finding a modern Tamil name, which has a touch of traditionality, can be difficult. We have curated a list to ease your task. Here are some factors that you should consider before choosing a baby girl name in Tamil:

  • What alphabet for your girl’s name have you decided on?

  • What type of name are you looking for – traditional or modern?

  • Are you looking for a Tamil name with any relatable specific significance?

  • Is the name too long to write and read?

  • Does the shortened version of the Tamil baby name sound good to you?

  • Can you imagine your baby as an adult with this Tamil name?

  • Are you both happy with the name everyone has agreed upon?

The answers to these questions will help you choose the right unique girl name. Remember, you will receive a lot of suggestions and name ideas from the circle. However, it will always be your decision in the end. After all, your baby’s name will stay with her forever, so pick a name that you both resonate with and adore. Although the whole process might seem a little daunting at first, it’s surely going to be an exciting and memorable journey. Moreover, we’re here to help you hunt the best Tamil baby names. We’ve made a list of about 100 modern Tamil girl baby names from which you can choose. The list also features the meanings along with the names to help you make a quick choice. Keep reading until you stumble upon a name that makes you fall in love with it.

List of Tamil Baby Girl Names with Meanings:



AnoukaThe one with the spirit of God
AriannaThe one who is holy; the one with peace
AyushkaRefers to life
AyotiDenotes hopes for the future
AviraThe one who is brave and strong
BhrithiThe one who is cherished, nourished
BethaniRefers to God's promise
BrijaDenotes seed
BiancaDenotes the colour White
BhavinaThe one who is full of emotions
CanisaThe one who is very dear
CitharaThe one who is beautiful
CynthiaRefers to Moon Goddess
CinthanaThe one who is always smiling
ChitraniRefers to river Ganga
DhariniRefers to the Earth
DayitaThe one who is beloved
DeleenaThe one with good looks
EzhiliRefers to clouds
ElilThe one with beauty
ElinaThe one who is pure and intelligent
ElisaiDenotes the seven musical notes
EnayaDenotes forgiveness
FennaRefers to a feeling of peace
FaloniThe one who is in charge
FirakiRefers to fragrance
FahimaThe one who is intelligent
GeshnaThe one who sings well
GreynaThe one who is beautiful
GenvishaRefers to a truthful princess
GemineRefers to the third sign of Zodiac
HeathuriRefers to a Study Goddess
HemalSomething that is golden
HasitaThe one who is always happy
HitarthiDenotes love; good-thinking
HiranmayeeThe one who is deer-like; something that is golden
HimaadriRefers to a snow mountain or the Himalayas
IthazhDenotes the petals of a flower
ImaniThe one who is trustworthy
IniyaThe one who is sweet
IshvaRefers to a spiritual teacher
InraniRefers to the spouse of Lord Indira
JuanaDenotes the gift from God
JiyanaRefers to the belief 'God is gracious'
JeiyaRefers to sweetheart
JayneThe one who is victorious
KyvalyaRefers to Heaven
KshirsaRefers to Goddess Laxmi
KoyelRefers to the cuckoo bird
KeiyonaRefers to the morning star
KashviSomething that shines brightly with a glow
KalpitaThe one who is imaginative and creative
LinaRefers to the feeling of being alive
LisaRefers to the oath of God
LasyaThe one who is graceful
LatikaSomething that is related to a Rose
LirishaRefers to a beautiful angel
MyshaThe one who is happy for entire life
MythriDenotes friendship
MishtySomeone who is a sweet person
MishayeDenotes gift of love
MedhaviThe one who is wise and very intelligent
NalinaRefers to dainty
NaviraRefers to peak
NitiDenotes rules and morality
NadiaRefers to the caller
NetraRefers to eyes
NaishaThe one who is special
OvyaSomeone who is artistic; Denotes a beautiful drawing
OnellaDenotes light
OlimaniThe one who is brilliant
OnalikaRefers to the daughter of Natraj
OrpitaDenotes an offering
OdathiSomething refreshing
PiraiDenotes the crescent moon
ParinaRefers to a fairy
PavaiRefers to a young lady
PricySomething that is new
PolivuRefers to beauty personified
PrishaRefers to west
RupriyaSomeone who is beautiful or pretty
RuhinRefers to spirituality; sacredness; divinity
RitshikaDenotes traditionalism
RithekaRefers to a small river or stream
RionaSomeone who is royal or queenly; celtic
RenugaRefers to Goddess Durga
RanyaRefers to being pleasant; assertive; aggressive
SelviDenotes richness
SashiSomeone who is talented
SeshaSomeone with a good behaviour
TiaraDenotes life
TrinaRefers to a daughter
TamiliRefers to a Tamil girl
TishyaRefers to a star
UsidhaSomething that is sharp and better
UdichiThe one who grows witth prosperity
UmikaRefers to Goddess Parvati
VenyaRefers to God's gift; the one who is lovable
VincyRefers to victory
VenukaRefers to flute


It was indeed a long list! But we hope it helped you shortlist some of the best suitable Tamil baby names for your little one. Make sure you make a final wise choice. Happy Peyarsutu! You can also expand your baby name search using our Baby Name Generator tool. Looking for more baby names? Have a look at the top 100 popular Indian baby names by Pampers. You could also take a look at our list of cool unisex baby names for your little one OR know that we have a separate list of trending 2021 Baby Girl Names & 2021 Baby Boy Names which you can always refer. For cute baby nicknames, do check out our list of 50 cute baby nicknames to find the special name that would just be for you and your loved ones. Apart from the wide range of Baby Names articles, we also have some useful tools/checklist at your disposal; do check them out below: Pregnancy due date calculator to get an estimation of your baby’s due date & visit our Hospital bag checklist page so that you are prepared for your baby’s arrival.

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