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Girl Names That Start With M

M is for May, Mabel, Melissa, Monique, and more! Find the perfect M name for your baby girl right here.

Marie

Marie is the French version of the classic Mary. It's a very royal name with several European queens bearing the name, most... Read More

Michelle

You can thank The Beatles for Michelle's entrace into the girl name hall of fame in the 70s and 80s. Their song "Michelle"... Read More

Mia

Mamma Mia, is Mia a hot hot name right now! Short and sweet, parents seem to be gravitating towards this name by the boatload... Read More

Melissa

There's a great story with this name: the word Melissa originates from a mythological Greek nymph who fed honey to the infant... Read More

Mary

Mary is the mother of all girl names (get it?). Being the name of several significant women in the Bible–including Mary... Read More

Maria

If you can get past the definition of the name's origin (see above), Maria really is a lovely girls name... and anything... Read More

Madison

Most always given as a girl's name today, Madison is wildly popular: know that yours will share her name with many others!... Read More

Megan

Want to name your baby Pearl but think it's too old-fashioned? Try Megan instead, a Welsh name that means "pearl." It's not... Read More

Mariah

Are you hoping for a diva baby with a set of golden pipes? Then Mariah away! The name is indelibly associated with glamorous... Read More

Molly

Molly, a pet form of the classic Mary, has been around since the Middle Ages and has been a consistently popular name in... Read More

Mercy

Mercy is one of those virtue names that has never quite achieved the fame of Grace and Faith—in fact, it's downright obscure... Read More

Madeline

Madeline is a variation of Magdalene which references the biblical Mary Magdalene. This sweetly old-fashioned name has been... Read More

Monica

English Origin

Greek Origin

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Margaret

From the Shakespearean play Much Ado About Nothing. Also the name of Queen Elizabeth's spirited only sister and the name... Read More

Melanie

French: Dark.

Greek: Dark; the name of a Roman saint who became a great religious philanthropist

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Mackenzie

The name Mackenzie for a girl seemingly appeared out of nowhere in the mid-70s. Most contribute its popularity to the actress... Read More

Miranda

From the Shakespearean play The Tempest Read More

Marissa

Marissa is the friendlier, girlier version of the far less popular Maris. It's a great name choice if you are looking for... Read More

Miriam

Armenian: Biblical name meaning rebellious

Hebrew: Rebellious; an original variant of Mary

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Mae

English Origin

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Mallory

French: Unfortunate. Ill-fated.

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Meredith

Celtic Origin

Welsh: Magnificent chief or protector

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Mara

English: Bitter. The biblical Naomi claimed the name Mara as an expression of grief after the deaths of her husband and sons. Also...

Hebrew: Bitter; The biblical Naomi claimed the name Mara as an expression of grief after the deaths of her husband and sons. Mara...

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Mikayla

Mikayla is the phonetic version of the Hebrew Michaela and a feminine form of Michael. It's really gained in popularity in... Read More

Myra

English: Derived from the Latin word for myrrh, and possibly a variant of the name Myrna; Myra may also have been invented by the...

Greek Origin

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Martha

Aramaic: Lady; The biblical Martha was sister to Lazarus and Mary.

Hebrew Origin

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Mckenzie

Mckenzie is an alternate spelling of the ever-popular Mackenzie, and less commonly used. Read More

Maggie

Maggie is the spunky, tomboyish form of Margaret. It feels very fun and modern, but is still a good throwback to it's classic... Read More

Michaela

Though the popular perception is that Michaela is a relatively new name, and a version of Michelle, the exact opposite is... Read More

Meghan

What's the point of creating a spelling variation with a silent letter? Who knows, maybe Meghan. This pearl of a name is... Read More