Girl names that start with Y

Y is for Yanna, Yelena, Yvette, and Yolanda—and a handful of other baby girl names you might want to say yes to.

YvonneJapanese:A town located in Hamana District, Shizuoka, Japan.
YvetteYvette had one moment of glory in the 60s when she got a lot of attention, but has since settled comfortably into the retirement…
YolandaMeaning “violet flower” in Greek, the very midcentury sounding Yolanda was once a flower in full bloom who is now wilting…
YeseniaBasque:Reference to the Virgin Mary
YaraYara is a beautiful name with a beautiful history. Pronounced YAH-rah, it’s the name of a Brazilian goddess with green hair…
YazminArabic Origin
YuliaEnglish:From the yew tree valley; surname; variant of Udell
YasminaRussian:Russian familar form for Jacob or James
YsabelWith Isabel and Isabella sky rocketing up the name charts in the wake of the Twilight Saga, Ysabel is the perfect choice…
YoanaNorse:A mythical giant
YsabelleHebrew Origin
YaakovaGreek Origin
YalenchkaNative American:Blue (Sioux)
YalethaHebrew:Supplanter or siezing by the heel; variant of Jacob
YalgonataEnglish:From the fertile hill; associated with Ivy League Yale University
YamkaRussian:Russian form of Helen light
YanaRussian:Russian form of Helen light
YanamariaHindi:God of death and time in Brahmanism
YanamarieNative American:Blossom (Hopi)
YardenaNative American:Englishman, derived possibly from yankee
YaseminRussian:Appointed by God
YasimanHebrew:He who sings, cry of joy
YedidahHindi Origin
YepaHebrew:Praised; variant of Judah
YevaHebrew:Established by God
YevtsyeSpanish:Meaning unknown; gained popularity in the ”70s as a title character of a Spanish-language soap opera
YgemeEnglish:Generous, giving; possible diminutive of Henrietta
YngvildHebrew:He laughs; popular variant of Isaac