54 One Syllable Girl Names

One syllable names have become incredibly popular in the middle name spot for little girls. One syllable names seem to flow so nicely with so many first name possibilities, it is no wonder they are such big hits. This list of 54 one syllable girl names will hopefully inspire and offer a few new choices that may have not yet been thought of.

Bea – a short form of names like Beatrice and Beatrix, the name Bea means traveller.

Bess – Bess is traditionally a nickname for the names Elizabeth and Bessie. Bess itself means oath.

Blaire – Blaire is short and sweet, and means battlefield.

Bliss – taken from the word bliss, it means happiness.

Blythe – a virture name, Blythe means cheerful.

Bloom – kind of nature inspired, Bloom makes a nice alternative to floral names such as Rose and Lily.

Bless – taken from the word bless.

Claire – the name Claire means clear and bright.

Cam – Cam is the short form of names such as Cameron, Camden and Camilla, and means crooked.

Dot – a short form of the name Dorothy, Dot means gift.

Day – taken from the word day, this makes a cheerful choice for a first or middle name.

Dust – Dust is a nature inspired name.

Dusk – taken from the word dusk, which is used to describe the early evening.

Dove – a nature inspired name, Dove is taken from the name of a bird.

Daze – taken from the word, Daze means stunned confusion.

Faith – Faith is a virtue name.

Faye – the name Faye means fairy.

Fern – a nature inspired name taken from a type of plant.

Fleur – a floral name meaning flower.

Fate – taken from the word fate.

Fliss – a short form of the name Felicity, which means happiness.

Grace – a virtue name.

Gwen – Gwen is a short form of names such as Gwendolen and Guinevere, and means fair and blessed.

Hope – Hope is a virtue name.

Jade – the name of a greenish coloured stone.

Jane – Jane is a classic name meaning god is gracious.

June – June is taken from the name of the month. The month itself was named after Juno.

Jaye – Jaye was traditionally a nickname for names beginning with J, but it is a sweet name all on its own.

Layne – the name Layne means path.

Lark – a nature inspired name taken from the name of a bird.

Maeve – the name Maeve means intoxicating, and makes a nice alternative to names like Eve and Ava.

Mauve – taken from the colour, a shade of purple.

Myth – taken from the word myth.

Mirth – a virtue inspired name meaning amusement.

Muse – from the word muse meaning inspiration.

Niamh – the name Niamh, pronounced n-eev, means bright.

Nox – the name Nox means night.

Prose – taken from the word prose, meaning written or spoken word.

Paige – the name Paige is derived from an occupation name, and means servant.

Pearl – a white coloured stone.

Prue – a short form of the name Prudence, Prue means careful.

Perth – a city in Australia, the name Perth means hedge.

Rose – taken from the name of the flower.

Rain – a nature inspired name meaning rain.

Rise – taken from the word rise, this makes a fresh alternative to the name Dawn.

Rune – the name Rune means secret lore.

Rue – a nature inspired name taken from the name of a herb.

Sage – a nature inspired name taken from the name of a herb.

Shay – the name Shay means majestic.

Skye – a nature inspired name meaning sky. Skye is also a place inspired name, from the Isle of Skye.

Sloane – Sloane is derived from a last name meaning raid.

Wren – a nature inspired name taken from the name of a bird.

Wisp – Wisp is taken from the word meaning strand.

Whit – usually a short form of names such as Whitney and Whittaker, the name Whit means white.

Let me know your favourite names on this list in the comments.

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