Most Popular Baby Names

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The Social Security Administration releases the official list of the most popular baby names in the U.S. each year. The list for 2017 was just released and has a few changes from last year.

Male names:

  1. Liam
  2. Noah
  3. William
  4. James
  5. Logan
  6. Benjamin
  7. Mason
  8. Elijah
  9. Oliver
  10. Jacob

Female names:

  1. Emma
  2. Olivia
  3. Ava
  4. Isabella
  5. Sophia
  6. Mia
  7. Charlotte
  8. Amelia
  9. Evelyn
  10. Abigail

What are the NEWLY popular names for 2017? The names that are gaining quickly in popularity?

For males:

  1. Wells
  2. Kairo
  3. Caspian
  4. Nova
  5. Colson

For females:

  1. Ensley (because of Teen Mom???)
  2. Oaklynn
  3. Dream (because of Dream Kardashian???)
  4. Oaklyn
  5. Melania

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