The Most Popular Baby Names of 2018 Aren't Surprising

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May 13, 2019

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Are you expecting a baby?

Do you know someone that's pregnant?

The Social Security Administration released a list of most popular baby names for babies born in the US last year. 

For the fifth year in a row, Emma sits atop the list for baby girls. 

Liam took the top spot for the second year in a row. 

The second place names are also the same as last year: Noah and Olivia. 

Check out the full list below and send it to someone who may need some inspiration picking out baby names! 


Most popular names for boys

1. Liam

2. Noah

3. William

4. James

5. Oliver

6. Benjamin

7. Elijah

8. Lucas

9. Mason

10. Logan


Most popular names for girls in 2018

1. Emma

2. Olivia

3. Ava

4. Isabella

5. Sophia

6. Charlotte

7. Mia

8. Amelia

9. Harper

10. Evelyn