Baby Girl Names Starting With J

If you want a unique girl baby name starting with letter J, look no further. Here’s a list of names for you to choose from.

By V Saravana Kumar

Baby Girl Names Starting With J

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 J, the tenth letter of the English alphabet. Browse through our list that includes unique Hindu, Christian (Biblical) 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.

Telugu baby girl names starting with J

Jagvi – Worldly

Jaivi – Victory; pure and divine

Jagati – The universe

Jivina – One who gives life

Javeshi – Related to God

Jethina – Undefeatable; the conqueror

Janu – The loved one; sweetheart

Jagna – Chaste; sacred

Jitya – Victorious

Jashna – Celebration

Jayati – Victorious

Jivani – The divine mother; one who gives life; brave

Jagrati – Awakening

Jananya – Earth

Janisha – Dispeller of ignorance

Janusri – Loved one

Jashika – Loveable; cute

Jasitha – Successful

Jasmika – Fragrant

Jeshita – Joyful; pleased

Jyotsna – One with a smiling face; moonlight

Jyotika – Light; flame

Janvitha – Noble; a jewel; accepting

Jishwitha – Angel

Kannada baby girl names starting with J

Jeshna – Victory

Jiveeka – Humble; lively

Jahnvika – River Ganga

Jashmika – Flowers of God

Jithanya – Winner

Malayalam baby girl names starting with J

Jeyesha – Winner; glory

Jinisha – A genius

Jijeesha – One who will win anything she desires

Jinadevi – Goddess of victory

Hindi baby girl names starting with J

Jisa – Respect

Jiya – Sweetheart; lucky

Jahal – Goddess of power

Jaika – Conqueror

Jasna – Beautiful

Jasvi – Determined

Javya – Queen

Jivesha – Goddess of life

Jareesha – One with a sweet smile

Jeshvika – Victorious

Jitaisha – Winner

Jiyani – Reborn

Jayita – Victorious; rejoicing

Julika – Youthful

Marathi baby girl names starting with J

Jaivati – Victorious

Jivanti – One with a long life

Jashistha – Precious gem

Jiara – Heart

Bengali baby girl names starting with J

Jiu – A small flower

Jhuma – Enjoyment

Jital – Winter

Jorina – Vigilant

Joyita – Winner; happy

Junali – Moonlight; bright light

Joymati – A victorious mind

Jhillika – Brilliance

Jyotirmay – Ray of hope

Christian (Biblical) baby girl names starting with J

Judith – (Heroine of one of the books of the Apocrypha, who saved her native town by defeating Holofernes); woman of Judea

Jerusha – (Daughter of Zadok and mother of king Jotham of Judah); possession; inheritance

Jaana – (One of the apostles in the bible); God is gracious

Jael – (Wife of Heber the Kenite, in the Old Testament): ibex, a mountain goat

Jemima – (The oldest of the three daughters of Job in the Old Testament); dove

Joanna – (Feminine form of Saint Joannes, a follower of Jesus); Yahweh is gracious

Julia – (Feminine form of the Roman family name Julius); youthful

English baby girl names starting with J

Jacinta – Hyacinth flower

Jacqueline – One who supplants

Jadzia – Fighting a battle

Janelle – God is merciful

Janice – God is merciful

Jaylyn – Jay bird

Jeana – Queen

Jemima – Warm like a dove

Jennifer – The fair one

Jerica – Ruler with spear

Jerusha – Inheritance; possession

Jessica – One who can foresee

Jillian – Daughter of Jupiter

Jirina – Farming woman

Joanna – God is merciful

Jolie – Lovely girl

Jonelle – God is merciful

Jorie – Pearl

Julia – Soft-haired

Juno – Young woman

Justine – Fair; rightful

Jytte – Judea woman

Muslim baby girl names starting with J

Jaan – Life; soul

Jabaa – Slim; slender

Jabira – Consoler; comforter

Jadida – New; fresh

Jadwa – Gift; present

Jahida – One who helps the vulnerable

Jaleela – Magnificent; glorious

Jamala – Moon-faced; beautiful; pretty

Jameerah – Beautiful

Janina – A garden

Jasia – God is gracious

Jazilah – Majestic; great

Jemina – Dove

Jessenia – Flower

Jina – Princess; lucky

Juhanah – Young girl

Jumaana – Pearl

Junainah – The garden of paradise

Junnut – Heaven

Juzla – To become happy

Hindu Goddess baby girl names starting with J

Janvi – Goddess Parvati

Jaydevi – Goddess Durga

Jogmaya – Goddess Durga

Jayashwika – Goddess Durga

Jyothishmathi – Goddess Durga

Jashwika – Goddess Santoshi

Jigi – Goddess Lakshmi

Jeshta – Goddess Lakshmi

Jasrita – Goddess Lakshmi

Jashkitha – Goddess Lakshmi

Modern baby girl names starting with J

Juhi – Jasmine flower; strong

Jia – Sweetheart; lively; prosperous; beautiful; friend

Jina – One's self; victorious

Jassu – Lovable

Trending baby Girl names starting with J

Jigna – Intellectual curiosity

Jisha – One who loves life

Jasika – God's grace; warrior; foresighted; wealthy

Jasima – Beautiful

Traditional baby girl names starting with J

Janaki – Goddess Sita; Lord Rama’s wife

Jayalakshmi – Goddess Lakshmi; Goddess of victory

Jeevitha – One who lives forever; lively; spirited

Jamunarani – River Yamuna

With such a huge collection of names starting with J, 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 V Saravana Kumar and published on 29 December 2019.

The author is a writer, translator, editor, artist, graphic designer and startup enthusiast. He is also learning the art of parenting through his two teenaged children.

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