09/07/2012 02:53 pm ET Updated Sep 09, 2012

Classic Girls' Names From Nameberry: The Hottest Choices Now

Cute pan Asian baby girl eating on white background
Cute pan Asian baby girl eating on white background

Written by Linda Rosenkrantz for Nameberry

The whole idea of classic girls' names that are hot right now might seem like a contradiction in terms: How can a name be both trendy and timeless?

It can if it's an ancient name that's been well and widely used over the centuries but that's also enjoying the heat of attention right now.

The twelve classic girls' names here all have deep roots, yet are also listed on the official U.S. roster of names that were the fastest-rising in the past year.

That makes all of them excellent choices, offering both style and substance. Vote for your favorite below and let us know which classic names you love in the comments!



Classic Girls' Names