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All-American girl names: The new classics

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Top American baby girl names

Are you looking for a classic All-American girl name that will stand the test of time? From feminine names that top the popular baby name lists to unique names that still have that All-American flair, you are sure to find the perfect feminine baby name. Check out our list of popular All-American girl baby names that will never go out of style.

All-American girl names have seen a resurgence among today's parents who are looking for names that are classic and beautiful. We have rounded up popular All-American names that are at the top of the baby name lists, as well as trendy names and classic girl names of the past.

Popular American girl names

Each year, the Social Security Administration rounds up the top baby names taken from birth certificates in America. As of 2014, Sophia is the most popular baby girl name in America, toppling the previous top name of Isabella. The classic All-American name of Elizabeth moved up into the top ten, beating out the name Chloe. This traditional name may be moving up the list due to our fascination with the royal family. Who else made the list? Check out the top 10 below.

>> Check out the entire list of top 100 baby girl names in America here

Old fashioned baby girl names

The Social Security Administration also compiled the top names over the last 100 years, between 1911 and 2010. If you are looking for a classic All-American name, this list if for you. Check out the top most popular girl names in the USA from the past 100 years.

For more ideas, check out our list of retro baby names >>

Trendy American girl names

The Social Security Administration also tracks the names that are climbing the charts the fastest. Thanks to the popular HBO show Game of Thrones, the name girl name Arya (after the character Arya Stark) has made the biggest jump up the list in 2014. We predict the girl names Elsa and Anna, from the popular movie Frozen, will make the next list! If you are looking for a unique and trendy girl name, this list is for you!

Check out the hottest new baby girl names in the US:

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Vintage baby girl names

What's old is new again! If you want a girl's name that is not as popular, check out some of our picks of American names from the past decades, including the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. You are sure to love these old fashioned, yet truly American baby girl names.

Early American baby names

The Pilgrims were the first settlers in America -- and they had some beautiful and meaningful names. Many of these names were virtue names, meaning the names were also a characteristic they hoped their child would also have. Consider using these early American baby names as a first or even a middle name for your baby girl.

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