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Most Popular Names in the United States

Here is a list of the top baby names for boys and girls in the United States. This list is based off of the official Social Security Administration data. You can also take a look at the top baby names by state.

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Most Popular Names For 2016

Name
66  Easton
Origin:   English
Meaning:  From East town; east settlement
67  Jordan
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  To descend; To flow; down-flowing
68  Colton
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Town of colt-breeding; swarthy person; coal town or settlement
69  Evan
Origin:   Scottish
Meaning:  Right handed
36  Nora
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Honor; Light
70  Angel
Origin:   Greek
Meaning:  messenger; messenger of God
71  Asher
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Fortunate; Lucky; Blessed; Happy; happy
72  Dominic
Origin:   Latin
Meaning:  Of the Lord; lord
37  Leah
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Meadow
38  Savannah
Origin:   Spanish
Meaning:  From the open plain; treeless plain
73  Austin
Origin:   Latin
Meaning:  Exalted
39  Audrey
Origin:   Anglo Saxon
Meaning:  Noble strength
74  Leo
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Lion
40  Claire
Origin:   French
Meaning:  Bright; Shining; Clear
75  Adam
Origin:   Literary
Meaning:  Appeared in As You Like It
76  Jace
Origin:   Unknown
Meaning:  Healer
41  Eleanor
Origin:   French
Meaning:  Shining light
42  Skylar
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Phonetic spelling of Schuyler.
77  Jose
Origin:   Spanish
Meaning:  May God give increase
78  Ian
Origin:   Scottish
Meaning:  Gift from God; God is gracious
43  Ellie
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Beautiful fairy woman
79  Cooper
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Barrel maker; barrel maker
44  Samantha
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Name of God
80  Gavin
Origin:   Scottish
Meaning:  White hawk
45  Stella
Origin:   Latin
Meaning:  star
81  Carson
Origin:   Scottish
Meaning:  Surname; son of the marsh-dwellers
82  Jaxson
Origin:   English
Meaning:  son of Jack
83  Theodore
Origin:   Latin
Meaning:  Gift from God.
84  Jason
Origin:   Greek
Meaning:  Healer
46  Paisley
Origin:   Scottish
Meaning:  Unknown
47  Violet
Origin:   Latin
Meaning:  Violet; purple
85  Ezra
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Helper; Salvation; helper
86  Chase
Origin:   French
Meaning:  Hunter; huntsman
48  Mila
Origin:   Latin
Meaning:  Soldier
49  Allison
Origin:   English
Meaning:  son of the noble
50  Alexa
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Protector of mankind
51  Anna
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Favor; Grace
87  Parker
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Keeper of the forest; Forest ranger; Cultivated land; park keeper
52  Hazel
Origin:   English
Meaning:  headland with the hazel trees
53  Aaliyah
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  To ascend; rising, ascending
54  Ariana
Origin:   Latin
Meaning:  Very holy one
55  Lucy
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Light; Illumination
88  Xavier
Origin:   French
Meaning:  January; enlightened
89  Kevin
Origin:   Irish
Meaning:  Handsome child; handsome beloved
90  Zachary
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Remembered by God
91  Tyler
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Tiler; Roofer; a worker in roof tiles
92  Ayden
Origin:   Irish
Meaning:  Fiery. Alternate Spelling: Aiden.
93  Elias
Origin:   Spanish
Meaning:  Jehovah is God
56  Caroline
Origin:   French
Meaning:  Joy; Song of happiness
57  Sarah
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Princess; princess

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