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Female Versions of Male Names

100 Names to Use If You Want to Name Your Baby Girl After Her Dad

There are plenty of places to find inspiration for your daughter's name including from the men in her life. In fact, research (unfortunately) shows that résumés with traditionally female names are less likely to be selected than an identical résumé with a male name. But not every dad has a name that he can easily share with his baby girl. Ahead, discover our list of names that are similar to popular male names, with a feminine twist.

  • Adam: Aida, Addison
  • Aaron: Erin, Arin, Aeron
  • Andrew: Andrea, Drew, Andra, Andi
  • Anthony: Tonya, Antonia, Toinette, Antonella
  • Benjamin: Mina, Benazir, Benicia, Zelah
  • Bradley: Braelyn, Bradleigh
  • Brendan: Brea, Breanna, Brenna
  • Christopher: Christine, Chrissie, Christabel, Steena,
  • Daniel: Danielle, Daniella, Danica
  • David: Tavi, Lavinia, Davida, Vida
  • James: Jamie, Jaymes, Jay
  • Jason: Jacey, Jade, Jacinta
  • Joshua: Elisha, Jocelyn
  • John: Johanna, Jonquil, Joni
  • Justin: Justine, Tina, Justyn
  • Luke: Lucia, Lucy, Lucienne, Luca
  • Matthew: Matilda, Mattie
  • Mark: Marci, Marcella, Marley
  • Michael: Michaele, Mikala, Mikki
  • Nathan: Thandie, Natalia, Natalya
  • Nicholas: Nicole, Nicola, Neko
  • Paul: Paola, Pavina, Pauleta
  • Peter: Petra, Peta,
  • Robert: Robina, Bobbi, Robyn, Berta
  • Ryan: Rhiane, Rihanna
  • Samuel: Samantha, Samia, Sameh
  • Scott: Scotia, Scotta, Scout
  • Shane: Sian, Shania, Shaena
  • Simon: Simone, Simi, Simona
  • Steven/Stephen: Stephanie, Stevie, Stavra
  • Thomas: Tamsin, Tami, Thomasin
  • Timothy: Dimity, Timmi, Thea
  • William: Willa, Willow, Wilhemina
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