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46 Modern Girl Names that Start with L (with Meanings!)

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Inside: Looking for girl names that start with L? You’ll love these modern names real moms are using from Lacey to Lyric.

Check out these adorable and sweet L names for girls like Laken, Lennox and London. These beautiful names are sure to stand out and are perfect for any mom and baby to be.

This post includes only the most modern L names, curated from the other baby name lists on my site. (No need to scroll through 100’s of names real moms would never use!)

So here are the best L names for girls with meanings and don’t forget girl names that start with J and girl names that start with K.

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L Names for Girls

  1. Lacey – English origin, From Lassey, France
  2. Laelynn – Irish origin, Combination of Lae and Lynn, From the lake
  3. Lainey/Laney/Lainie – English origin, From the lane
  4. Lakelynn – American origin, Beautiful lake
  5. Laken – American origin, From the lake
  6. Lana – Slavic origin, Light
  7. LaRue – French origin, Dweller by the road
  8. Laticia – African American origin, Variant of Latisha
  9. Layla – Arabic origin, Night, Black
  10. Layne – English origin, Dweller by the road
  11. Leda – Greek origin, Lady
  12. Leddy/Lettie – English origin, Joy Happiness
  13. Lei’nani – Hawaiian origin, Beautiful child
  14. Leigha – American origin, Form of Leigh or Leah
  15. Leighton/Leyton – English origin, From the town by the meadow
  16. Lennon – Irish origin, Dear One
  17. Lennox – Scottish origin, From Levenach, Scotland
  18. Lenni/Lennie/Lenny – English origin, Brave as a lion
  19. Lexi – Greek origin, Diminutive form of Alexander or Alexis
  20. Lila/Lylah/Lyla/Lylla/Lyllah – Persian origin, Lilac tree
  21. Lillie/Lily – English origin, Lily Flower
  22. Lilybelle – English/French origin, Beautiful lily
  23. Linda – Spanish origin, Pretty one
  24. Lindley – English origin, From the limewood
  25. Liv – Scandinavian origin, Cover, Shield or life
  26. Livia – Latin origin, Envious
  27. LockLynn – Irish origin, From the land of lakes
  28. Logan – Scottish origin, Little hallow
  29. London – English origin, From the great river
  30. Luba – Russian origin, Love
  31. Lucie/Lucile – French, Light
  32. Lucy – English Light
  33. Lula – English origin, Famous warrior
  34. Luna – Italian origin, The moon
  35. Luxley – English origin, Surname
  36. Lyanna – American origin, Gracious, Field
  37. Lydia – Greek origin, From Lydia, Greece
  38. Lylia/Lyliah – American origin, Variant of Lily
  39. Lynae – English origin, Twinflower
  40. Lyric – English origin, Words of a song

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Your Turn

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