Definition of little girl in English:

little girl

Pronunciation /ˌlɪtl ˈɡəːl/


  • 1A young daughter.

  • 2A girl of relatively short stature, especially a female child not yet approaching puberty but typically above infancy.


  • Of, relating to, suited to, or characteristic of a little girl.


Mid 16th century; earliest use found in William Thomas (d. 1554), scholar, administrator, and alleged traitor. From little + girl.