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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.




Most Popular Names For 2014

Name
Origin
Meaning
1  Emma
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Whole; Complete
2  Olivia
Origin:   French
Meaning:  Olive tree
1  Noah
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Comfort; peaceful
3  Sophia
Origin:   Greek
Meaning:  Wisdom
2  Liam
Origin:   Irish
Meaning:  Resolute protector
3  Mason
Origin:   French
Meaning:  Stone worker
Origin:   German
Meaning:  God's oath
4  Jacob
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Supplanter; he who supplants
Origin:   Irish
Meaning:  Resolute protector
6  Ethan
Origin:   Latin
Meaning:  Strong; Firm; Constant
5  Ava
Origin:   Unknown
Meaning:  sky, heaven
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Like God; One who resembles God.
Origin:   Literary
Meaning:  Appeared in Troilus & Cressida
9  James
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Replace
10  Daniel
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  My judge is the Lord
11  Elijah
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Jehovah is God; the Lord is my God
12  Benjamin
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Son of the right hand; son of the south; son of my old age
13  Logan
Origin:   Scottish
Meaning:  Little hollow
6  Mia
Origin:   Italian
Meaning:  Mine
14  Aiden
Origin:   Irish
Meaning:  Fiery.
15  Jayden
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Heard by God.
16  Matthew
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Gift of God; gift of God
7  Emily
Origin:   French
Meaning:  Hardworking
17  Jackson
Origin:   Scottish
Meaning:  God is gracious
18  David
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Beloved one; beloved
19  Lucas
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Light; Illumination
20  Joseph
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  God wiIl multiply; Jehovah increases
Origin:   Latin
Meaning:  Head of a monastery
21  Anthony
Origin:   Latin
Meaning:  Priceless; Flourishing; Flower
22  Andrew
Origin:   French
Meaning:  Manly; Valiant; Courageous
23  Samuel
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Asked of God; God heard
24  Gabriel
Origin:   Spanish
Meaning:  God is my strength
25  Joshua
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  God is salvation; Jehovah is salvation
26  John
Origin:   English
Meaning:  God is merciful
27  Carter
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Cart driver; one who transports goods
28  Luke
Origin:   Latin
Meaning:  Bringer of light
29  Dylan
Origin:   Welsh
Meaning:  Sea God; Son of the waves; son of the sea
Origin:   Greek
Meaning:  Christ bearer; bearing Christ
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Gift of God; Strong fighter
Origin:   French
Meaning:  Petite; Feminine
31  Isaac
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Laughing one; laughter
11  Harper
Origin:   English
Meaning:  Harpist, minstrel
12  Sofia
Origin:   Spanish
Meaning:  Wise
13  Avery
Origin:   Anglo Saxon
Meaning:  Ruler of the elves
Origin:   French
Meaning:  Stranger; Lovely
32  Oliver
Origin:   French
Meaning:  Olive tree
33  Henry
Origin:   French
Meaning:  Rules the home
Origin:   Greek
Meaning:  revered; revered
35  Caleb
Origin:   Hebrew
Meaning:  Brave; faith, devotion, whole hearted
36  Owen
Origin:   Welsh
Meaning:  Warrior; born of yew; youth

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