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United States Baby Names 2018
Posted 19 May 2019
The five most popular girls’ name are unchanged in 2018, with Emma in first place, Olivia in second, Ava in third, Isabella in fourth and Sophia in fifth. Charlotte moves up one place to sixth, changing places with Mia who drops to seventh. Amelia remains in eighth place. Harper is a new entry in the top ten, moving up two places to ninth. Evelyn falls one place to tenth, and Abigail drops out of the top ten.
The four most popular boys’ names are unchanged from 2017, with Liam in first place, Noah in second, William in third and James in fourth. Oliver climbs four places to fifth. Benjamin stays in sixth place and Elijah moves up one place to seventh. Lucas is a new entry in the top ten, moving up three places to eighth. Mason drops two places to ninth and Logan falls five places to tenth. Jacob drops out of the top ten.
Visit the name popularity tables page to view the tables in full, and to view tables for other years.Data UpdatesUnited StatesAbigail, Amelia, Aubree, Ava, Axel, Ayden, Benjamin, Charlotte, Chase, Elijah, Emery, Emma, Evelyn, Everett, Gavin, Harper, Isabella, Isabelle, Isla, Ivy, James, Josephine, Liam, Logan, Lucas, Mason, Melanie, Mia, Miles, Noah, Nova, Oliver, Olivia, Peyton, Sophia, William
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