Total Nerd The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV  

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List of the greatest female geeky TV characters. The best and nerdiest women on television are ranked on this page based on their level of geekdom. These female TV geeks are good at what they do - and they studied damn hard to make it happen. Who are the best and most famous female nerd characters? You know and love them, so why not vote up your favorite famous female geeks?

As much as Lindsay Weir on Freaks and Geeks tried to escape her geek label, it is impossible to fully un-nerd yourself. Even Screech found himself a match in Jessie Spano in the realm of Saved by the Bell. And one of the best geek girls on television is the character of Topanga Lawrence, of Boy Meets World fame. Amy Poehler and Tina Fey have also created television characters with such geeky qualities, it should inspire every young lady in America to follow suit. These women could outsmart their male counterparts any day of the week, even if sometimes they out-awkward them as well.

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Willow Rosenberg is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Willow Rosenberg Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Buffy the Animated Series

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Abby Sciuto is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV

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Liz Lemon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Liz Lemon 30 Rock

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Dana Scully is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Dana Scully The X-Files

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Velma Dinkley is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Velma Dinkley Scooby Doo universe

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Bernadette Rostenkowski is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Bernadette Rostenkowski The Big Bang Theory

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Penelope Garcia is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Penelope Garcia Criminal Minds

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Lisa Simpson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Rinkydink added Lisa Simpson The Simpsons, The Tracey Ullman Show

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Temperance

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Amy Farrah Fowler is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
bojanthebest added Amy Farrah Fowler The Big Bang Theory

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Leslie Knope is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Leslie Knope Parks and Recreation

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Cosima Neihaus is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Cosima Neihaus Orphan Black

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Veronica Mars is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Veronica Mars Veronica Mars

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Daria Morgendorffer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Coolza added Daria Morgendorffer Daria, Beavis and Butt-head

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Rory Gilmore is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Rory Gilmore Gilmore Girls

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Winnie Cooper is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Winnie Cooper The Wonder Years

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Diane Chambers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV

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Winifred Burkle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV

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Felicity Smoak is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV

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Topanga Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Topanga Lawrence Girl Meets World, Boy Meets World

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Betty Suarez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Betty Suarez Ugly Betty

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Claudia Donovan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
wiabux added Claudia Donovan Warehouse 13, Warehouse 13: Of Monsters and Men

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Jessica

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Lindsay Weir is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Lindsay Weir Freaks and Geeks

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Kaylee Frye is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Smoovious added Kaylee Frye Firefly

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Pam Halpert is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Pam Halpert The Office

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Wendy Testaburger is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
LanaYoshii added Wendy Testaburger South Park

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Saffron Monsoon is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Chickypoo added Saffron Monsoon Absolutely Fabulous

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Sara Sidle is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Sara Sidle CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

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Alex Dunphy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
LanaYoshii added Alex Dunphy Modern Family

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Charlie Bradbury is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
spn_destiel_and_sugacubes added Charlie Bradbury Supernatural

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Charlie Bradbury is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
AlexYoung added Charlie Bradbury Supernatural

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Chloe Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Chloe Sullivan Smallville

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JordanMc added Liv Moore iZombie

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Annie Edison is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Annie Edison Community

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Molly Hooper is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
lyndyloo added Molly Hooper Sherlock

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Sabrina Spellman is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
jenndubya added Sabrina Spellman Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Sabrina Goes to Rome, Sabrina Down Under

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Cindy
Cindy "Mac" Mackenzie Veronica Mars

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Caitlin Snow is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
NessySheep added Caitlin Snow The Flash

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Lizzie McGuire is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Lizzie McGuire Lizzie McGuire

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Samantha Carter is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Samantha Carter Stargate SG-1

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Amy Pond is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
brimal added Amy Pond

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Sarah MacKenzie is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV

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Jemma Simmons is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Tim Schild added Jemma Simmons Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

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Bulma is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Bulma Dragon Ball Z Kai, Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball

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Blossom Russo is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
BrunaBordoni added Blossom Russo Blossom

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Jessie Spano is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Jessie Spano Saved by the Bell

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Taylor Townsend is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
Taylor Townsend The O.C.

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Kalinda Sharma is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
adm402 added Kalinda Sharma The Good Wife

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Tina Belcher is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Geeky Girls on TV
wilder368 added Tina Belcher Bob's Burgers