October 22, 2021

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250+ Names that Mean Beautiful

Baby names that mean “Beautiful” are as diverse as the world itself, and represent a variety of cultures. Beautiful baby names are applicable for any gender, and some are even gender-neutral.

Many parents like to instill a positive attribute into their baby’s name, and names meaning beauty or beautiful is one of the most popular meanings that parents search for! As we all believe our own child is the most beautiful, right?

Check out this comprehensive list of names that mean “beautiful” and let us know if you have any to add!

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Beautiful One

American

Combination of the names Ace and Lynn

Beautiful Girl

African

Ibo

Beautiful or Slender

Hebrew

Adin was the ancestor of a clan that returned to Jerusalem and Judah all to their own towns after years of captivity in Babylon.

Beautiful Air

American

Created from Aer- and Marilyn

Beautiful, Wonderful

Slavic

Beautiful Man

Native American

Paiute tribe

Bright, Beautiful

Japanese

Second, Asia; Beautiful

French

Gracious, Beautiful

English

A combination of the names Anne/Anna and Belle.

Most Beautiful Voice

Greek

Star, beautiful morning

Indian

Beautiful, radiant

Irish

Pronounced “EEf-ya,” originally from the Gaelic word aoibh, meaning beauty. Aoife was a warrior princess in Irish mythology.

Beautiful Lion

English

Combination of the name Ara and Bella.

Beautiful Bird

English

Combination of the names Ava and Lyn.

Beautiful Bird

French

Aveline is the Medieval English form of the more currrent name, Evelyn.

Beautiful as the Moon

Turkish

Beautiful

American

Form of the name Beau

Beautiful, Handsome

French

Beau Bridges, actor

Beautiful Field

English

English surname, from the French. Pronounced “BEE-cham”

Beautiful Mountain

French

Beautiful view

English

Pronounced “BO-regard.” From the French.

Beautiful

Spanish

Belinda Carlisle, lead singer of the Gogos.

Beautiful

Spanish

Short form of Bellisima

Beautiful

English

Probably a diminutive form of Isabel, or an occupational surname for a bell ringer.

Beautiful, God is my Oath

Italian

Short form of Isabella, a form of Elizabeth. Bella Swan, fictional heroine of the Twilight novel series by Stephenie Meyer.

Beautiful Hawk

American

Combination of the names Bella and Shae.

Beautiful

Latin

The name of a character in the Harry Potter series.

Little beautiful one

Italian

Italian surname

Beautiful, Handsome

Italian

Italian surname. Maria Bello, actress.

A Beautiful Sight

Latin

Belvedere is a dog in the Looney Tunes cartoon series. Mr. Belvedere was a television series about a butler/manny.

Pretty, Beautiful

Spanish

Bright and Beautiful

American

Created name from the word bright and the name element -lyn which means “beautiful.”

Beautiful Flower

Greek

Beautiful Flower

Most beautiful

American

American variant of the name Calista, itself a feminine variant of Callistus.

Beautiful

Greek

Calista Flockhart, actress.

Beautiful

French

French variation of the Greek name Calista or Calistus.

Very Beautiful

Greek

A form of CALLISTA

Beautiful

Spanish

Calixto is the name of three popes, one of whom was Callixtus I, regarded as a saint and martyr.

Beautiful

Greek

From the name Callista

Beautiful

Greek

Originally short for Calista.

Beautiful voiced

Greek

Also a musical instrument on a merry-go-round. First of the nine Muses in Greek mythology.

Most Beautiful

Greek

Calista Flockhart, actress.

Beautiful Field

Scottish

From the Latin De Bello Campo meaning “from the beautiful field.” Could also be from a Scottish/Gaelic nickname (cam béul) meaning “crooked or sassy mouth.”

Handsome, Beautiful, Kind

Irish

Form of the name Kevin.

Dear and Beautiful

American

Combination of the names Cara and Lynn or an alternate spelling of Carolyn.

Free/Beautiful Woman

German

German/Latin form of the name Caroline/Carolyn. A variation of the male name Charles with the name element -lin -lyn, meaning “beautiful.”

Free/Beautiful Woman

Latin

Feminine form of Charles, but also a combination of Carol and Line/Lyn meaning “beautiful.”

Womanly, Beautiful

English

Combination of the names Carol and Lyn.

Beautiful, Precious, Dear

American

Form of the name Cherie

Beautiful Christ Follower

Spanish

Beautiful, Clear

English

Combination of the names Clara and Linda. Character in the poem “The Faerie Queene” by Edmund Spenser.

Beautiful Gift

Italian

Donatella Versace, fashion designer

Queen, Beautiful Woman

Turkish

Beautiful Bird

Irish

Irish form of Evelyn.

Beautiful Bird

Irish

Diminutive form of the name Eileen.

Noble and Beautiful

American

Combination of the names Elgin and Lyn

Beautiful Friendship

American

Combination of the names Ella and Ruth.

Fair, Beautiful

Native American

Zuni tribe.

Blessed, Favour, Beautiful

Japanese

Beautiful Bird

Latin

Form of the name EVELYN.

Beautiful Bird

English

The name Evelyn is a result of combing the name Eve with Lynn. Nicknames for the name Evelyn include Eve, Ev, and Evvy, and Lynn. Of note, the name Evelyn is used primarily for female in the United States but in Great Britain it is considered a unisex name.

Beautiful Bird, God is Good

English

Variation of Evelyn or Evan.

Beautiful

English

Old English name meaning “Fair one”

Beautiful, Child

Japanese

Beautiful Pledge

American

Combination of the names GISELLE and BELLE.

God, Beautiful

Scandinavian

Beautiful

Lithuanian

Name created by A. Mickiewicz for the heroine of his novel Grazina. Based on the Lithuanian word: Gražús.

Wide, Broad, Abundant, Beautiful

Japanese

Beautiful Land

Native American

Beautiful Bird

American

Form of the names Jay and Aileen.

Beautiful

Arabic

Form of Jamal

Beautiful, Elegant

Arabic

Beautiful, Elegant

Arabic

Beautiful Jay Bird

American

Combination of the names Jay and Eileen.

Beautiful Jay Bird

American

Beautiful White Wave

American

Created/Combination name from the names Jennifer and Lyn.

Good and Beautiful

Chinese

God is Gracious, Beautiful

American

Combination of the names Jovana and Lyn

Most Beautiful One

Greek

Alternate spelling of the name Calista

Beautiful

American

Alternate spelling of the name Callie

Womanly, Beautiful

Polish

Polish form of the name Caroline, Carolyn.

Patience, Beautiful, Sea

Japanese

Also the name of the 6th Zodiac sign, the snake.

Good, Beautiful, Generation

Japanese

Also a phonetic spelling of the intitials K.O.

Harmony, Peace, Beautiful

Japanese

Beautiful

American

Form of the Irish name Keely.

Kind, Beautiful, Gentle

Irish

Americanized spelling of the Gaelic name, Caoimhe.

Beautiful and Prosperous

American

Combination of Ken and Keisha.

Beautiful

American

Female form of Kenneth.

Handsome, Beautiful

Irish

From the Irish spelling Caoimhín.Saint Caoimhín is the patron saint of Ireland.

Handsome, Beautiful

American

Feminine form of Kevin

Beautiful

Irish

Feminine form of Kevin

Beautiful

American

Combination of the names KEVIN and LYN, which both mean “beauty.”

Delight, Joy, Beautiful

Japanese

Beginning, Beautiful, Child

Japanese

Diminutive form of the name Kimi.

Joy, Beautiful, Blessed

Japanese

Beginning, Generation, Beautiful

Japanese

Beautiful Sunbeam

Indonesian

Gentle, Kind, Beautiful

Irish

Americanized spelling of the Gaelic name, Caoimhe.

Clear, Clean, Beautiful

Japanese

Long Period of Time, Beautiful

Japanese

Long time, Beautiful

Japanese

Beautiful

African

Place in Kenya

Love is Beautiful

African

Little Beautiful One

American

Combination of the names Lyn with the -ika name element, meaning young or little.

Attractive, beautiful

Arabic

Real, True, Flax, Beautiful

Japanese

Love, Affection, Beautiful, Sea, Ocean

Japanese

Love+Beautiful

Become Beautiful

Japanese

Also represents the 6th sign of the Japanese zodiac: the snake.

Beautiful jade

Chinese

Form of Mei Lin

Truth, Reason, Beautiful

Japanese

Blessed, Beautiful

Japanese

Beautiful and delicate

Chinese

Beautiful/True

Japanese

Mei means beautiful (Chinese) & Mao means real or true (Japanese). Mei is the sound the cats make if ask for food, while Mao is the sound the cat makes in mating season.

Black and Beautiful

American

Combination of Mel and Linda.

Established and Beautiful

Greek

Greek form of Egyptian name Menefer.

Established and Beautiful

Egyptian

Charming, Beautiful

Korean

Beautiful, Wisdom, Child

Japanese

Companion, Road, Beautiful, Generation

Japanese

Beautiful Fragrance, Good

Japanese

Beautiful, Scent, Child

Japanese

Beautiful, Scent, Generation

Japanese

Beautiful, Chronicle

Japanese

Beginning, Beautiful, Child

Japanese

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Beautiful, Beginning, Tree Trunk

Japanese

Beautiful Child

Japanese

Beautiful, Sky, Long time

Japanese

Beautiful, Root, Child

Japanese

Beautiful, Cherry Blossom. Thread

Spanish

Beautiful, Admirable

Latin

Beautiful, Admirable

Latin

Combination of the names Miranda and Linda

Beautiful Bloom, Help

Japanese

Beautiful Bloom

Japanese

Beautiful + Bloom/flower

Beautiful, Help, Branch

Japanese

Beautiful, Help, Generation

Japanese

Shine, Light, Beautiful, Harbor

Japanese

Beautiful Feather

Japanese

Beautiful harmony

Japanese

Beautiful, Relax

Japanese

Beautiful, City, Child

Japanese

Beautiful, Blessed, Child

Japanese

Beautiful, Generation, Child

Japanese

Beautiful, Fortune, Happiness

Japanese

Beautiful features

Indian

Beautiful, Red Apple, Wave

Japanese

Beautiful Heaven

Hawaiian

Beautiful, Gentle

Hebrew

Also a Japanese name derived from two kanji: nao, which means honest, correct, or frank; and mi, which means beauty.

Beautiful, Self-Love

Spanish

Summer, Beautiful

Japanese

Summer + Coming/yet meaning a child anticipated as much as a coming summer

Beautiful, Delicate

Arabic

Beautiful Companion

Egyptian

Egyptian queen, wife of Ramses the Great.

Beautiful, Gentle

French

Form of the name Naomi.

Beautiful, Handsome

Hawaiian

Beautiful Oak

American

Combination of the word “oak” with the name element “lyn.”

Lovely, Beautiful

Native American

My Beautiful Child

African

Nigeria

Beautiful

Native American

U.S. State – Possibly from the Algonquin word “wauregan” meaning “beautiful.”

Beautiful Flower

Hawaiian

Beautiful, Wise, Child

Japanese

Reiko Aylesworth, actress.

Beautiful Rose

French

Originally a diminutive for Rose or Rosalyn. Rosalyn is a combination of the names Rose and Lyn.

Beautiful Rose

Spanish

Combination of the names Rosa and Linda.

Perch, Beautiful, Lapiz Lazuli

Japanese

Also a Persian name of unknown meaning.

Village, Wise, Beautiful

Japanese

Lily, Beautiful, or God is Gracious

Hebrew

Shortened version of the Hebrew name Shoshana (a form of the name Susanna) or a variation of the Yiddish name Shayna, which means “beautiful.” Also a feminine form of the Irish name Shane.

Beautiful Hawk

American

Combination of the names Shay and Lynn.

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God is gracious, Beautiful

American

In the U.S., this is most often a feminine form of Shane. However the name also originates from the Yiddish name Shayna, which means “beautiful.”

Beloved, Beautiful

American

Combination of the names Cheryl and Lyn.

Luxury, Growth, Beautiful

Japanese

Kind, Beautiful

Persian

Also the name of a Hindu deity.

Beautiful Woman who leads to Victory

Scandinavian

From the Old Norse

Beautiful Woman who leads to Victory

Scandinavian

Diminutive form of Sigrid. Also means “mystery” or “secret” in Swahili. Name of the automated virtual assistant in Apple’s iOS series of devices.

Beautiful Star

American

Starlin Castro, baseball player.

Longevity, Beautiful

Japanese

Pure, Longevity, Beautiful, Blessed

Japanese

Dutiful, Precious, Beautiful

Japanese

Handsome, Beautiful

American

Derivative of the name Kevin.

Friend, Beautiful, Wisdom

Japanese

Serene, Beautiful

Japanese

Beautiful

Persian

In the Bible, Queen Vashti was married to King Ahasuerus.

Beautiful

American

Derivative of the name Bella.

Young, Harmony, Beautiful

Japanese

Beautiful West

American

Combination of the surname West with the first name Lyn.

Beautiful

Native American

Unknown tribe.

Happy, Beautiful

Chinese

Mandarin.

Elegant, Beautiful

Chinese

Mandarin.

Beautiful, Elegant

Spanish

Form of the Hebrew name Jamilah.

Good, Beautiful, Polite, Child

Japanese

Fondness, Good, Beautiful

Japanese

Pure, Beautiful Jade

Chinese

Mandarin.

Happy, Beautiful

Chinese

Mandarin.

Save, Scent, Reason, Beautiful

Japanese

Reason, Cause, Friend, Beautiful

Japanese

Child, Bow and Arrow, Beautiful

Japanese

Wondrously Beautiful

Arabic

Also “well-born” in Swahili

Beautiful, Ornamental

Arabic

Beautiful

African

Morocco.

Beautiful

African

Nigerian variation of the Muslim name “Zaynab.” Also the Hungarian word for “music.”

Graceful, Beautiful

Chinese

Mandarin. Usually paired with a second name as an adjective.

Beautiful

African

Morocco. A form of the name Zeena.