Baby Girl Names Starting With I

Are you looking for a trendy girl baby name starting with letter I? Here’s a list of unique girl names starting with letter I for you to choose from.

By Sherine Paul Solomon  • 7 min read

Baby Girl Names Starting With I

As parents welcome the newborn into the family, they face the challenging task of naming the child. But, choosing a modern and latest Indian name for the baby is not easy. Family members, friends and everyone around come up with their own suggestions, making the job tougher.

To help you out and make your job easier, we present a list of baby girl names that start with I, the ninth letter of the English alphabet. Browse through our list that includes unique Hindu, Christian and Muslim names, and choose the perfect name for your bundle of joy.

Etymology of the names: Etymology refers to the study of the origin and history of words. Most of the Indian names given here (except the pure Tamil names) have their roots in Sanskrit. Likewise, the Christian names have Biblical origin, and the Muslim names have Arabic or Persian origin.

Tamil Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Iyalisai – Melodious music

Inkurali – One with a very sweet voice

Idhaya – Heart

Iniya – Sweet; kind; happy

Ilavalagi – Young and beautiful

Inbha – Happy

Ilavarasi – Princess

Ilakkiya – Proficient in literature

Ishwary– Mother Goddess

Isaikani – Fruit of music

Ilavenil – Spring; youthful

Inia – Sweet

Telugu Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Ikshana – Beautiful; pretty

Ish – Protector

Iliah – Noble

Ishadaya – Sunrise

Ibbani – Honey dew; mist

Iksura – Fragrant grass

Iraja – Daughter of wind

Ihitha – The desired one

Kannada Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Impana – Girl with a melodious voice

Idhitri – One who praises others

Inchara – One with a sweet voice; nature

Irisha – Speech

Ishmika – God's flower; dream

Ishmita – One with an individuality; one who loves God

Ikya – Unique

Inchara – One with a sweet voice

Malayalam Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Ichu – A wish in the mind

Inika – Little earth; energetic; vigorous; glorious

Ishanvi – Goddess of knowledge

Ibha – Hope; elephant

Ithal – Petal

Ilajna – Strong

Ilanji – A flower

Illysa – Something new

Hindi Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Ibha – Hope

Ihina – Desire; enthusiasm

Ikshita – Visible

Isha – One who protects; the female energy

Idenya – Praiseworthy

Iishika – An arrow; dart; an achiever; daughter of God

Ishana – Rich; prosperous; the female energy

Ila – Light; woman from earth

Ishaara – A phenomenon

Marathi Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Ijaya – Sacrifice

Iccha – Wish; desire

Irit – Daffodil

Ishany – A desirable person

Ishira – Fire; active

Bengali Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Ina – Strong; illuminated

Isa – Promise of God; strong-willed

Iditri – Complimentary

Indrina – Deep

Ipsa – Ambition; desire

Iyushi – One with a long life

Itkila – Fragrance

Christian (Biblical) Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Ida – (Name of an old Norse goddess); prosperous; happy; hardworking; diligent

Iscah – (The daughter of Haran and the niece of Abraham in the Book of Genesis); to see; she will look out

Ivy – God’s gift; evergreen climbing ornamental plant

Irene – Peaceful; a Greek Goddess

Ilana – Oak tree; sunshine

Ivaniya – Boldness

Isabelle –Consecrated to God; my God is bountiful; pledged to God; God's promise

English Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Iden – Prosperous

Ibbie – Promise of God

Inger – Beautiful goddess

Iris – Rainbow

Irina – Peace

Irelyn – Beautiful soul; enchanting fairy princess

Irvette – Friend of the sea

Muslim Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Iha – Wish; desire

Iara – Watchful; vigilant

Iaza – Fairy

Ishya – Spring

Izna – Light; energetic

Ifza – Protective angel

Ilisha – Queen of the earth

Inaya – Gift from God; providence; concern; solitude

Imani – Trustworthy; faithful; believer

Inayat – Blessing of God; kindness

Irfana – Thankfulness

Irem – Garden in heaven

Ibriz – Pure gold

Ifana – Joy; happiness

Ikara – Fragrance of rose

Hindu Goddess Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Ishwarya – Goddess Lakshmi

Ipshita – Goddess Lakshmi

Idhika – Goddess Parvati

Ishi – Goddess Durga

Ishita – Goddess Durga

Ishani – Goddess Durga

Ira – Goddess Saraswati

Idaa – Goddess Saraswati

Irshita – Goddess Saraswati

Modern Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Inara – Shining light

Inu – Attractive

Trending Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Ishra – Related to God

Ishika – Sacred; daughter of God; lovely

Traditional Baby Girl Name Starting With I

Indravathi – First or Goddess of the skies; excellent; rain; lightning

Indarupini – Goddess Gayathri

With such a huge collection of names starting with I, your task of choosing the right name for your baby becomes a lot easier. Go ahead and give your little one a name that she will feel proud of, as she grows up.

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About the author:

Written by Sherine Paul Solomon and published on 14 January 2020.

The author is a freelance journalist with twelve years of experience. She covers a variety of topics, with a penchant for sports and lifestyle stories.

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