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The most popular given names vary nationally, regionally, and culturally. Lists of widely used given names can consist of those most often bestowed upon infants born within the last year, thus reflecting the current naming trends, or else be composed of the personal names occurring most within the total population.

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Popularity by region

The names listed in the following tables, unless otherwise noted, represent the most current top 10 breakdowns of what newborn children are commonly being named in the various regions of the world.

Africa

Male names

Region (year) No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6 No. 7 No. 8 No. 9 No. 10
Libya[citation needed] Mohammed Ahmed Ali Hamza Ibrahim Mahmoud Abdallah Tareq Hassan Khaled
Morocco[1] Mohamed Ahmed Mohammed Said Rachid Mustapha Youssef Hassan Abdel-salam Ali
Tunisia (2005)[citation needed] Mehdi Youssef Aziz Karim NA NA NA NA NA NA

Female names

Region (year) No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6 No. 7 No. 8 No. 9 No. 10
Libya[citation needed] Aya Rania Sarah Reem Hoda Marwa Mona Fatima Eisha Nesreen
Morocco[2] Fatima Khadija Aicha Malika Naima Rachida Nadia Karima Amina Saida
Tunisia (2005) Mariam Shayma Khawla NA NA NA NA NA NA NA

Asia & Pacific

Male names

Region (year) No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6 No. 7 No. 8 No. 9 No. 10
Australia
(2008) [3]
Jack William Lachlan Joshua Riley Thomas Cooper Oliver James Ethan
Australia
(2009, Baby Center)[4]
Jack Lachlan Cooper William Joshua Thomas Oliver Riley Noah Max
Australian Capital Territory, Australia
(2009)[5]
William Lachlan Riley, Thomas Oliver Liam Jack Samuel James Benjamin NA
Northern Territory, Australia
(2009)[6]
Jack Ethan James William Jacob Joshua Lachlan Riley Xavier Cooper
New South Wales, Australia
(2009)[7]
William Jack Lachlan Cooper Thomas Joshua Oliver Noah Riley Ethan
Queensland, Australia
(2009)[8]
Cooper Jack William Lachlan Riley Oliver Joshua Thomas Ethan Noah
Tasmania, Australia
(2009)[9]
Oliver Lucas William Riley Thomas Lachlan Noah Samuel Harry Jack
Victoria, Australia
(2009)[10]
William Jack Oliver Joshua Thomas Lachlan James Ethan Noah Lucas
Western Australia, Australia
(2009)[11]
Jack Joshua, Riley William Thomas Oliver Lucas Lachlan Benjamin, Ethan, Noah James Jacob
India
(names rising in popularity for infants)[12]
Aditya Hriday Jowar Karan Narayan Navneet Parthasarathy Suresh Saurabh Amit
Iran[13]
(2007)
Mohammad Ali Hossein Abolfazl Mahdi Reza Ehsan Amirali Amirmohammad Abbas
Iraq
(2007)[citation needed]
Ali Muhammed Hussein Hydar Ahmed Omar Hasan Kathem Abdullah Ammar
Israel, Jewish boys (2008)
[14]
No'am Itai Daniel David Idan Moshe Yosef Yonatan NA NA
Israel, Muslim boys (2004)
[14]
Muhammed Ahmed Abd Mahmoud Mahmad Yousouf Ali Omar Amir Adam
Israel, Christian boys (2004)
[14]
Elias George Amir Fadi Yousouf Sharbal Baasal Majd Julian Bashar
Israel, Druze boys (2004)
[14]
Adam Omri Eyal Amir Salman Rani Tamir Yosef Bahah Daniel
Israel, most popular names given to both Jewish boys and girls (2008)[15] Noam Amit Ariel Daniel Adi Ma'ayan Yuval Yahli Omer Lior
Japan
(2009)[16]
Hiroto Shota Ren Sota Sora Yuto Yuto (written with different
characters in Japanese)
Yuma Eita Sho
Mongolia
[17]
Naranbaatar Batukhan Bataar Chuluun Sukhbataar NA NA NA NA NA
New Zealand
(2009)[18]
Jack Oliver James Joshua William Samuel Liam Benjamin Daniel Thomas, Lucas
Pakistan Mohammad Ali Hussain Omar Bilal Usman Zahid Shahid Saqib Nomaan
Philippines (2006) Joshua Christian John Paul Justin John Mark Adrian Angelo John Michael James John Lloyd
South Korea (2008) [19] Min-jun Ji-hun Hyun-woo Jun-suh Woo-jin Gun-woo Ye-jun Hyun-jin NA NA

Female names

Region (year) No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6 No. 7 No. 8 No. 9 No. 10
Australia
(2008) [3]
Mia Chloe Isabella Charlotte Emily Ella Olivia Sienna Ava Sophie
Australia
(2009, Baby Center)[4]
Isabella Olivia Lily Chloe Emily Charlotte Ella Ava Amelia Sophie
Australian Capital Territory, Australia
(2009)[5]
Olivia Chloe Charlotte Emily, Sophie Isabella Grace, Matilda Ruby Emma NA NA
New South Wales, Australia
(2009)[7]
Isabella Chloe Charlotte Mia Olivia Emily Ella Sienna Sophie Amelia
Northern Territory, Australia
(2009)[6]
Isabella Matilda Ruby Lily Olivia Zoe Ava Charlotte Chloe Mia
Queensland, Australia
(2009)[8]
Chloe Mia Isabella Emily Charlotte Ella Sophie Olivia Lily Ruby
Tasmania, Australia
(2009)[9]
Charlotte Ruby Ella Matilda Grace Amelia Lucy Chloe Isabella Sophie
Victoria, Australia
(2009)[10]
Olivia Mia Chloe Ruby Isabella Charlotte Ella Emily Lily Ava
Western Australia, Australia
(2009)[11]
Mia Olivia Ella Isabella Sophie Chloe, Emily Charlotte Sienna Ruby Ava
India
(names rising in popularity for infants)[12]
Arpita Ekta Kanyakumari Kavita Laxmi Mandakranta Mrignayani Parvati Priyamvada Seema
Iran[13]
(2007)
Fatemeh Zahra Sara Zeinab Elham Maryam Mahsa Negâr Hasti Yaldâ
Israel, Jewish girls (2008)
[14]
Noa Shira Yael Tamar Maya Talia Hila Michal Adi Lian
Israel, Muslim girls (2004)
[14]
Eden Shahad Aya Maryam Nur Fatma Malk Halla Lian Bian
Israel, Christian girls (2004)
[14]
Maria Nicol Marian Mariah Lian Dima Hallah Maya Karin Carol
Israel, Druze girls (2004)
[14]
Eden Yarin Nur Sarah Sillin Assil Malk Maya Aya Miyar
Japan
(2009)[16]
Rin Sakura Hina Yua Yuna Miu Yui Aoi Miyu Misaki
Mongolia
[17]
Odval Bolormaa Bayarmaa Oyunbileg Khongordzol NA NA NA NA NA
New Zealand
(2009)[18]
Sophie Ruby Olivia Isabella Ella Emily Charlotte Lily Emma Amelia
Pakistan Fatima Fozia Sadia Sobia Nadia Maryam Farzana Ayesha Sakeena Zainab
Philippines (2006)[20] Angel Nicole Angelica Angela Jasmine Mary Joy Kimberly Mariel Mary Grace Princess
South Korea (2008)[19] Seo-yeon Min-suh Ji-min Seo-hyeon Seo-yun Ye-eun Ha-eun Ji-eun NA NA

Europe

Male names

Region (year) No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6 No. 7 No. 8 No. 9 No. 10
Armenia
(2008)[21]
Narek Davit Haik Erik Gor Arman Armen Arthur Samvel Vahe
Austria
(2008)[22]
Lukas Tobias Julian Simon Maximilian David Sebastian Alexander Felix Florian
Azerbaijan
(2009)[23]
Ali Huseyn Farid Mahammad NA NA NA NA NA NA
Belarus
(2005, Minsk region)[24]
Artem Vladislav Nikita Aleksej Ivan Ilja NA NA NA NA
Belgium
(2008)[25]
Noah Nathan Lucas Thomas Louis Arthur Mohamed Mathis Maxime Simon
Flemish Region, Belgium
(2009)[26]
Lars Kobe Lucas Liam Noah Daan Milan Wout Senne Robbe
Wallonia, Belgium
(2008)[25]
Nathan Noah Lucas Hugo Théo Louis Mathéo Tom Maxime Ethan
Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium
(2008)[27]
Mohamed Adam Rayan Ayoub Gabriel Alexandre Anas Hamza Nathan Amine
Bulgaria
(2008)[28]
Nikolai Georgi Alexander Dimitar Kristian Ivan Daniel Martin Petăr Vasil
Croatia
(2009)[29]
Luka Karlo Filip Antonio Matej Dominik David Lovro Mateo Leon
Czech Republic (2009)[30] Jakub Jan Tomáš Lukáš Filip David Ondřej Matěj Adam Vojtěch
Denmark
(babies born, first half of 2009)[31]
Lucas Mikkel Emil William Oliver Magnus Victor Noah Frederik Mathias
Faroe Islands, Denmark (2008) [32] Dánjal, Dávid, Jónas Elias Bárður, Brandur, Ísakur, Jógvan, Rói, Rókur, Silas, Tummas Aron, Benjamin, Filip, Fríði, Gilli, Hákun, Jákup, Kristian, Markus, Ólavur, Pætur, Páll, Sámuel, Símun, Teitur, Tóki, Tóri Andreas, Baldur, Bartal, Beinir, Bjarni, David, Eli, Gunnar, Hans Dávid, Heini, Hjalti, Hóri, Hugin, Jóan Petur, Jóhannes, Jósef, Kári, Lukas, Martin, Milan, Óli, Rani, William NA NA NA NA NA
Denmark
(total population, 2008)[31]
Jens Peter Lars Michael Henrik Søren Niels Thomas Hans Jørgen
England, United Kingdom(2008)
[33]
Jack Oliver Harry Thomas Joshua Alfie Charlie James Daniel William
England and Wales, United Kingdom
(2008, b.)[34]
Jack Oliver Thomas Harry Joshua Alfie Charlie Daniel James William
Estonia
(2007, including Russian-speakers)[35]
Aleksander/ Alexander/ Aleksandr Markus/ Marcus Martin/ Marthin Artjom Rasmus Kristian/ Kristjan Oskar/ Oscar Mattias/ Matthias N/A N/A
Finland
(2007, among Finnish-speakers)[36]
Eetu Veeti Aleksi Elias Joona Onni Arttu Leevi Juho Lauri
Finland
(2007, among Swedish speakers)[36]
Emil William Axel Anton Robin Oliver Linus Benjamin Alexander Rasmus
Finland
(2009, includes middle names as well as first names)[37]
Juhani Johannes Mikael Matias Olavi Onni Elias Ilmari Oskari Oliver
France
(2009)[38]
Nathan Lucas Enzo Jules Hugo Noah Arthur Mathis Maxime, Léo, Tom Louis
Georgia (first three months of 2008)[39] Giorgi Nikoloz Luka Saba NA NA NA NA NA NA
Georgia (1990s)[39] Giorgi Davit Irakli NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Georgia (entire population)[40] Giorgi David Nikoloz Peter Ivane, Ioann, Vano Ilia NA NA NA NA
Germany
(2009)[41]
Maximilian Alexander Leon Paul Luca Elias Felix Lucas, Lukas Jonas David
Greece
(2004)[42]
Georgios Ioannis (Yiannis) Konstantinos (Kostas) Dimitris Nikolaos (Nikos) Panagiotis Vasilis Christos Athanasios (Thanasis) Michail (Michalis)
Greenland (2000–2003)
[43]
Malik Hans Peter Minik Aputsiaq Nuka Karl Innunguaq Jonas Inuk
Hungary
(2008)[44]
Bence Máté Levente Dániel Balázs Dávid Ádám Péter Bálint Gergő
Iceland
(2004–2007)[45]
Jón Daníel Aron Viktor Alexander Arnar Guðmundur Gabríel Kristján Tómas, Stefán
Iceland
(2005, total population)[45]
Jón Sigurður Guðmundur Gunnar Ólafur Einar Magnús Kristján Stefán Jóhann
Ireland
(2008)[46]
Jack Seán Conor Daniel James Ryan Adam Dylan Luke Alex
Isle of Man
(2009)[47]
Charlie Alfie, Ethan, Jack, Joshua, Lucas, Thomas Cameron, Conor/Connor, Harry, James, Joseph, Ryan, William NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Italy
(2007)[48]
Francesco Alessandro Andrea Matteo Lorenzo Gabriele Mattia Luca Davide Riccardo
Latvia (2005)
[49]
Jānis Andris Juris Edgars Māris Aivars Mārtiņš Pēteris Ivars Kaspars
Liechtenstein
(2008) [50]
David/Davide, Niclas/Nico/Nicola/Nicolas/Niklas Rafael/Raffael/Raphael Elias/Elia, Leo/Leon/Leonard, Linus, Luca, Luis, Maximilian/Max, Michael/Miguel, Noah, Pascal, Simon/Simeon Alecsander/Alessandro/Alex, Dario, Gabriel, Levin, Marco, Philipp Andrea/Andreas, Colin/Collin, Constantin, Cristiano, Ferdinand/Fernando, Jan/Jannick, Julian, Julius, Justin, Leandro, Lorenz, Manuel, Mario, Mathias/Matteo, Muhammed, Sandro, Tim NA NA NA NA NA
Lithuania
(2008, total population)[51]
Jonas Vytautas Antanas Tomas Juozas Mindaugas Kęstutis Darius Andrius Petras
Lithuania
(2008, babies born)[51]
Matas Lukas Nojus Dovydas Kajus Rokas Dominykas Mantas Ignas Arnas
Luxembourg
(2008, babies born)[52]
Noah Luca Tim Tom Yann Sam Fynn NA NA NA
Republic of Macedonia
(2006, babies born)[53]
Aleksandar Zoran Nikola Goran Dragan Dejan Ilija Igor Petar Ljupco
Malta
(2008)[54]
Matthew/Matteo/Matthias Luke/ Luca/Luciano Jake Michael/Michele/Miguel Aiden, Kayden/Kai Kyle Jaden Liam, Daniel/Daniele, Nicholas/Nikolai Isaac Nathan/Nathaniel
Netherlands
(2009)[55]
Daan Sem Tim Jayden Thomas Thijs Jesse Ruben Lars Milan
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
(2009)[56]
Jack Matthew Daniel James Ryan Adam Ethan Charlie Thomas Conor
Norway
(2009)[57]
Lucas/Lukas Emil Alexander/Aleksander Oliver Mathias/Matias Jonas Markus William Magnus, Sander Adrian
Poland
(2008)[58]
Jakub Kacper Mateusz Szymon Bartosz Michał Filip Dawid Wiktor Piotr
Portugal
[59] (2008)
João Rodrigo Martim Diogo Tomás Afonso NA NA NA NA
Romania
(2008)[60]
Andrei Alexandru Stefan David Mihai Ionut Florin Daniel Gabriel Matei
Russia
(general population)[61]
Aleksandr Sergey Vladimir Andrey Aleksey Dmitriy Mikhail Igor Yuri Nikolai
Russia
(St. Petersburg, 2003)[62]
Alexander Alexei Anatoly Andrei Dmitry NA NA NA NA NA
Russia
(Moscow, 2007)[63]
Alexander Ivan Maxim Artyom Mikhail Nikita Daniil Yegor Dmitry Alexei
Russia
(Vladivostok, 2009)[64]
Alexander Artem Vladislav NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Scotland, United Kingdom
(2009)[65]
Jack Lewis James Liam Logan Daniel Aaron Ryan Cameron Callum
Serbia
(2009)[66]
Lazar Nikola Luka Vuk Aleksa Stefan Ognjen Marko Jovan Filip
Slovakia
(2004)[67]
Ján Jozef Peter Štefan Milan Martin Michal Miroslav Ladislav František
Slovenia
(2008, babies born)[68]
Luka Jan Nejc Nik Žiga Žan Jakob Jaka Matic Aljaž
Spain
(2008, excluding Basque Country & Catalonia)[69]
Daniel Alejandro Pablo David Adrián Hugo Álvaro Javier Diego Sergio
Basque Country, Spain
(2008)[69]
Mikel Pablo Iker Aimar Asier Unai Iñigo Javier Aitor Adrián
Catalonia, Spain
(2008)[69]
Marc Àlex Pol Pau Arnau Iker Jan David Eric Daniel
Sweden
(2009)[70]
Lucas Elias Oscar William Hugo Alexander Oliver Viktor Erik Axel
Sweden (total population)
Erik Lars Karl Anders Per Johan Nils Lennart Jan Hans
Switzerland
(2008)[71]
Tim Luca Leon David Noah Nico Jan Simon Lukas Levin
Switzerland
(2008, among German-speakers)[72]
Tim Luca Leon David Noah Nico Jan Simon Lukas Levin
Switzerland
(2008, among French-speakers)
Nathan Luca Lucas Maxime Thomas David Noah Gabriel Matteo Samuel
Switzerland
(2008, among Italian speakers)
Alessandro Matteo Leonardo Mattia Davide Gabriel Elia Enea Gabriele, Nathan, Simone Andrea, Luca
Switzerland
(2008, among Romansch speakers)
Gian Nevio, Simon Mattia Florian, Flurin, Jarno, Leandro, Lucas, Marco, Matteo, Men, Moreno, Silvan, Tim NA NA NA NA NA NA
Turkey
(2006)[73]
Arda Yusuf Mehmet Mustafa Emirhan n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Ukraine
(2009) [74]
Nazar Danylo Maksym Vladyslav Mykyta Artem Kyrylo Egor Ilya Andriy
United Kingdom (2009) (Bounty survey)[75] Jack Oliver Charlie Harry Alfie Thomas Joshua William James Daniel
Wales, United Kingdom
(2008)[33]
Jack Dylan Oliver Rhys Thomas Joshua Daniel, William Alfie, Ethan Charlie Jayden

Female names

Region (year) No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6 No. 7 No. 8 No. 9 No.10
Armenia
(2008)[21]
Milena Ani Mariam Elen Anahit Anna Mary Lilit Marie Gayane
Austria
(2008)[22]
Leonie Sarah Anna Hannah Lena Julia Sophie Katharina Laura Lara
Azerbaijan
(2009)[76]
Fatma Parvana Aysel Aytaj Fidan Parvin NA NA NA NA
Belarus
(2005, Minsk)[24]
Darja Anastasija Maria Polina Anna Ksenija Elizaveta NA NA NA
Belgium
(2008)[25]
Emma Louise Léa Marie Julie Sarah Elise Manon Clara Laura
Flemish Region, Belgium
(2009)[77]
Lore Ella Emma Lotte Noor Marie Louise Elise Julie Amber
Wallonia, Belgium
[78] (2008)[25]
Léa Clara Emma Lucie Manon Chloé Louise, Sarah Camille Zoé Célia
Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium
(2008)[25]
Sarah Lina Aya Sara Yasmine Imane Rania Ines Nour Inès
Bulgaria
(2008)[79]
Victoria Nikol Maria Gabriela Aleksandra Joana Raya Magdalena Gergana Denise
Croatia
(2009)[29]
Petra Sara Lucija Dora Laura Marta Karla Ema Paula Klara
Czech Republic
(2009)[30]
Tereza Natálie Eliška Karolína Adéla Anna Kateřina Barbora Kristýna Lucie
Denmark
(babies born, first half of 2009)[31]
Freja Emma Ida Lærke Caroline Anna Laura Sofie Isabella Sarah
Faroe Islands, Denmark (2008)[32] Anna Sára Ronja Bjarta, Maria, Vár Bjørk, Lív, Silja Andrea, Emilia, Fríða, Jóna, Katrin Angela, Arina, Ása, Bára, Durita, Eva, Hanna, Isabella, Joan, Jonna, Kristina, Marita, Ró, Sandra, Sofía, Tóra Amanda, Annika, Birita, Brá, Elin, Elisa, Elisabet, Ella, Elsa, Emma, Ester, Eydna, Halla, Julia, Karin, Lea, Lilja, Lý, Maia, Natalia, Oda, Rannvá, Rebekka, Rósa, Saranja, Sesilia, Tea, Viktoria NA NA
Denmark
(total population, 2008)[31]
Anne Kirsten Hanne Mette Anna Helle Susanne Lene Karen Inge
England, United Kingdom (2008)
[33]
Olivia Emily Ruby Grace Jessica Chloe Sophie Lily Amelia Evie
England and Wales, United Kingdom
(2008)[34]
Olivia Ruby Emily Grace Jessica Chloe Sophie Lily Amelia Evie
Estonia
(2007, including Russian-speakers)[35]
Anastasia/ Anastassia/ Anastasija Laura Lisete/ Lisette/ Lisett Anete/ Anette Viktoria Maria Carolin/ Caroline/ Karolina Sandra Annabel/ Annabell NA
Finland
(2007, among Finnish-speakers)[36]
Aino Emma Sara Venla Ella Anni Aada Iida Emilia Helmi
Finland
(2007, among Swedish speakers)[36]
Emma Emilia Julia Elin Ida Wilma Ellen Ella Sofia Sara
Finland
(2009, includes middle names as well as first names)[80]
Maria Emilia Sofia Olivia Helmi Aino Matilda Aurora Amanda Ilona
France
(2009)[38]
Emma Léa Manon Chloé Camille Zoé Lola Louise Océane Lilou
Georgia (first three months of 2008)[39] Mariam Ana Nino Tamar Lizi Elene NA NA NA NA
Georgia (1990s)[39] Nino Tamara Mariam NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Georgia
(entire population)[40]
Nino Tamar Mariam Nana Natia Marine Ketevan Ana/ Anna NA NA
Germany
(2009)[41]
Marie Sophie Maria Anna Emma Mia Sophia Leoni Lena Johanna
Greece
(2004)[42]
Maria Eleni Aikaterini (Katerina) Vasiliki, Basiliki (Vaso) Sophia Angeliki Georgia (Giorgia, Gogo) Dimitra Konstantina (Kostantina) Paraskevi, Paraskeui
Greenland
(2000–2003)[43]
Pipaluk Paninnguaq Laila Laura Maja Ane Nina Uiloq Johanne Najaaraq
Hungary
(2008)[44]
Anna Hanna Boglárka Jázmin Nóra Réka Lili Zsófia Petra Viktória
Iceland
(2004–2007)[45]
Sara Anna Emilía Katrín Eva, María Guðrún Kristín Margrét Julia, Júlía Helga
Iceland
(2005, total population)[45]
Guðrún Anna Sigríður Kristín Margrét Helga Sigrún Ingibjörg Jóhanna María
Ireland
(2008)[46]
Ava Katie Sarah Emma Emily Sophie Grace Aoife Chloe Kate
Isle of Man
(2009)[47]
Lilly/Lily/Lilee Olivia Emily Imogen, Isabella, Isla, Phoebe Holly, Lucy, Mia NA NA NA NA NA
Italy
(2007)[48]
Giulia Sofia Martina Sara Chiara Aurora Giorgia Alessia Francesca Alice
Latvia (2005)
[49]
Anna Kristīne Inese Inga Ilze Līga Dace Anita Marija Ieva
Liechtenstein
(2008) [50]
Sara/Sarah Julia/Giulia Lea Anna/Anne, Chiara, Fiona, Hanna/Hana, Lara, Lena, Luana Alessia, Anisa, Aurora, Carlota/Carlotta, Diana, Emilia, Emma, Johanna, Katharina, Leonie, Melanie, Nina, Sophia/Sophie, Vanessa NA NA NA NA NA
Lithuania
(2008, total population)[51]
Ona Irena Janina Kristina Danutė Lina Regina Aldona Rasa Daiva
Lithuania
(2008, babies born)[51]
Emilija Gabija Kamilė Gabrielė Austėja Ugnė Goda Viltė Urtė Karina
Luxembourg
(2008, babies born)[52]
Lena Laura Lea Lara Mara Eva Sara Emily Caroline NA
Republic of Macedonia
(2006, babies born)[53]
Marija Biljana Elena Vesna Snezana Violeta Aleksandra Suzana Ljubica Katerina
Malta
(2008)[54]
Maria/ Mariah Eliza/Elise/Lisa Julia/Giulia Christina/Krista Maya Michela/Michelle Emma, Martina Nicole/Nicola/Nikita Kaya Jade, Ylenia/Elena/Elenia
Netherlands
(2009)[81]
Sophie Julia Lieke Emma Sanne Anna Lotte Eva Anne Lisa
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
(2009)[56]
Katie Sophie Grace Lucy Erin Emily Emma Eva Chloe Anna
Norway
(2009)[57]
Emma Linnea/Linea Nora/Norah Sophie/Sofie Sara/Sahra/Sarah Thea/Tea Emilie Ida Julie, Ingrid/Ingerid/Ingri Anna
Poland
(2008)[58]
Julia Wiktoria Zuzanna Maja Oliwia Natalia Amelia Aleksandra Nikola Martyna
Portugal
(2008)[82]
Maria Beatriz Ana Leonor Mariana Matilde Joana NA NA NA
Romania
(2008)
Ana-Maria Maria Andreea Alexandra Ioana Elena Maria Alexandra Denisa Bianca Maria Georgiana
Russia
(St. Petersburg, 2003)[62]
Yekaterina Yelena Anastasiya Natalya Darya Maria NA NA NA NA
Russia
(Moscow, 2007)[63]
Anastasiya Mariya Dariya Inna Polina Yekaterina Ksenia Viktoria Yelizaveta Sofia
Russia
(Vladivostok, 2009)[64]
Anastasiya Alexandra Anna NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Russia
(general population)[61]
Elena Olga Tatiana Irina Natalia Anna Svetlana Maria Marina Ludmilla
Scotland, United Kingdom
(2009)[65]
Sophie Olivia Ava Emily Lucy Chloe Katie Emma Amy Erin
Serbia
(2009)[66]
Milica Anđela Teodora Jovana Sara Ana Iva Jana Katarina Sofija
Slovakia
(2004)[67]
Mária Anna Zuzana Katarína Eva Jana Helena Alžbeta Marta Monika
Slovenia
(2008, babies born)[68]
Lana Sara Eva Nika Ana Lara Neža Zala Julija Ema, Nina
Spain
(2008, excluding Basque Country & Catalonia)[69]
Lucía María Paula Sara Carla Claudia Laura Marta Irene Alba
Basque Country, Spain
(2008)[69]
Lucía Paula Irati Nahia Uxue Leyre Sara María Ane Ainhoa, Aitana
Catalonia, Spain
(2008)[69]
Paula Carla Júlia Lucia Laia Maria Martina Clàudia Sara Alba
Sweden
(2009)[83]
Alice Maja Ella Emma Elsa Alva Julia Linnea Wilma Ebba
Sweden (total population)
Maria Anna Margareta Elisabeth Eva Birgitta Kristina Karin Elisabet Marie
Switzerland
(2008)
Lara Lena Sara Leonie Laura Nina Anna Elena Alina Lea
Switzerland
(2008, among German-speakers)[72]
Lara Lena Sara Leonie Laura Nina Anna Elena Alina Lea
Switzerland
(2008, among French-speakers)
Emma Chloé Eva Clara Léa Sara Lara Zoé, Sarah Camille
Switzerland
(2008, among Italian-speakers)
Giulia Martina Alice, Emma Elisa Alessia, Anna, Sara, Sofia Giada, Nicole, Valentina Sophie Chiara, Gaia Giorgia, Laura, Lisa Melissa, Michelle
Switzerland
(2008, among Romansch speakers)
Giulia Lina, Lorena Alessia, Clara, Lara, Leonie, Mara, Mia, Samara, Sidonia NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Turkey
(2005)[73]
Elif Zeynep İrem Büşra Merve n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Ukraine
(2009)[74]
Anastasia Sophia Angelina Alina Daryna Diana Kateryna Maria Natalia Yulia
United Kingdom
(2009, Bounty survey)[75]
Olivia Ruby Sophie Chloe Emily Grace Jessica Lily Amelia Evie
Wales, United Kingdom
(2008) [33]
Ruby Olivia Megan Chloe Seren Emily Grace Ffion Mia Ella

North and South America

Male names

Region (year) No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6 No. 7 No. 8 No. 9 No. 10
Argentina
(Córdoba, 2009)[84]
Benjamín Jacob Joaquín Thiago Ignacio Santiago Agustín NA NA NA
Brazil
(2009)[85]
Gabriel Artur/Arthur Mateus/Matheus Davi/David Lucas Guilherme Pedro Miguel Enzo Gustavo
Canada
(2008, among Anglophones, unofficial list, combined spellings, Baby Center[86]
Ethan Aiden Lucas Kaden Jayden Nathan Logan Noah Liam Jack
Alberta, Canada
(2009)[87]
Ethan Liam Jacob Logan Noah Alexander Benjamin Owen William Lucas
British Columbia, Canada
(2008)[88]
Ethan Jacob James Logan Nathan Noah Joshua Matthew Benjamin Liam
Manitoba, Canada (2009)
[89]
Liam Ethan Noah Logan Carter William Owen Lucas Alexander Joshua
Nova Scotia, Canada (2007)
[90]
Noah Ethan Jack Liam Logan NA NA NA NA NA
Québec, Canada (2008)
[91]
Thomas William Gabriel Samuel Alexis Olivier Nathan Félix Antoine Xavier
Saskatchewan, Canada
[92] (2009)
Ethan Liam Carter Jacob Aiden Logan Hunter Ryder Noah Lucas, Owen
Chile
(2009)[93]
Benjamín Vicente Martín Matías Joaquín NA NA NA NA NA
Mexico
(2008)[94]
Miguel Ángel Diego Luis Ángel Santiago Alejandro Emiliano Daniel Jesús Leonardo Eduardo
United States
(2008)[95]
Jacob Michael Ethan Joshua Daniel Alexander Anthony William Christopher Matthew
United States
(Combined spellings, 2007)[96]
Aiden Jayden Jacob Michael Christopher Ethan Joshua Daniel Anthony Matthew
United States
(Baby Center members, 2009)[97]
Aiden Ethan Jackson Jayden Jacob Noah Caden Logan Lucas Jack
United States
(2009, Hispanic Baby Center members), Hispanic boys[98]
Santiago Sebastián Joaquín Matías Samuel Alejandro Mateo Diego Daniel Benjamín
United States
(New York City, black boys, 2008)[99]
Jayden Joshua Elijah Jeremiah Christian Michael Justin Daniel Ethan, Tyler Christopher, Isaiah
United States
(New York City, Asian and Pacific Islander boys, 2008)[99]
Ryan Eric Jason, Matthew Daniel Ethan Kevin Justin Ivan Vincent Kyle
United States
(New York City, Hispanic boys, 2008)[99]
Jayden Justin Angel Anthony Christopher Daniel Joshua Kevin Brandon, David Matthew
United States
(New York City), white boys, 2008)[99]
Daniel Joseph Michael David Matthew Alexander Jacob Nicholas Jack Samuel
United States
(Most common names, total population, 1990 census)[100]
James John Robert Michael William David Richard Charles Joseph Thomas
Uruguay
Agustín Matías Santiago Nicolás Martín Bruno Francisco Rodrigo Mateo Joaquín

Female names

Region (year) No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6 No. 7 No. 8 No. 9 No. 10
Argentina
(Córdoba, 2009)[84]
Valentina Morena Jazmín María Martina NA NA NA NA Abigail
Brazil
(2009)[101]
Júlia / Giulia Sofia / Sophia Maria Eduarda Giovana Isabella Beatriz Manuela / Manoela Yasmin Maria Clara Ana Clara
Canada
(2008, unofficial list, Baby Center, combined spellings[86]
Emma Mikayla Sarah Sophia Maya Danica Emily Ava Isabella Lily
Alberta, Canada
(2009)[87]
Olivia Isabella Ava Emma Hailey Sophia Chloe Madison Ella Lily
British Columbia, Canada
(2008)[102]
Ava Chloe Emma Emily Hannah Olivia Ella Sophie Abigail Isabella
Manitoba, Canada (2009)
[89]
Ava Emma Olivia Emily Isabella Chloe Abigail Madison Alexis Hailey
Nova Scotia, Canada (2007)
[90]
Emma Emily Ava Olivia Madison NA NA NA NA NA
Québec, Canada
(2008)[91]
Léa Florence Rosalie Laurence Emma Jade Juliette Gabrielle Sarah Maika
Saskatchewan, Canada
(2009)[92]
Emma Ava Olivia Emily Brooklyn Chloe Madison Alexis Hailey Hannah
Chile
(2009)[93]
Martina Sofía Valentina Antonia Antonella NA NA NA NA NA
Mexico
(2008)[94]
María Fernanda Valeria Ximena María Guadalupe Daniela Camila Mariana Andréa María José Sofía
United States
(2008)[95]
Emma Isabella Emily Madison Ava Olivia Sophia Abigail Elizabeth Chloe
United States
(Combined spellings, 2007)[96]
Sophia Emily Isabella Madison Olivia Emma Ava Hailey Abigail Kaitlyn
United States
(Baby Center members, 2009)[97]
Isabella Sophia Emma Olivia Ava Madison Madelyn Chloe Lily Addison
United States
(2009, Hispanic Baby Center members), Hispanic girls[98]
Sofía Valentina Camila Isabella Mariana Valeria Sara Daniela Gabriela María José
United States
(New York City, black girls, 2008)[99]
Madison Kayla Makayla Nevaeh Jada Brianna Chloe Destiny Alyssa Gabrielle, Imani
United States
(New York City, Asian and Pacific Islander girls, 2008)[99]
Sophia Chloe Emily Tiffany Fiona Isabella Olivia Sarah Angela, Vivian Nicole, Rachel
United States
(New York City, Hispanic girls, 2008)[99]
Ashley Isabella Emily Brianna Mia Samantha Sophia Melanie Genesis Kimberly
United States
(New York City, white girls, 2008)[99]
Olivia Esther Sarah Sophia Rachel Emma Chaya Ava Leah Miriam
United States
(Most common names, total population, 1990 census)[103]
Mary Patricia Linda Barbara Elizabeth Jennifer Maria Susan Margaret Dorothy
Uruguay
Florencia Lucía Agustina Valentina Camila Julia, Julieta Sofía Abril Ana Paula Micaela

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