Most Popular Baby Names of 2008

What are the most popular names of 2008? Below we have listed the top most popular baby names by year, as calculated from the names added to our users' favorite name lists. Our popularity lists tend to predict the U.S. Social Security baby names popularity lists because our members are naming future babies!

Note: Rankings combine the stats for different spellings of the same name, like Sophia and Sofia.

For regional name popularity, check out the Top Baby Names by U.S. State.

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Rank movement from previous year:
Upup   Downdown   Big Jump Upup more than 10 ranks   Big Jump Downdown more than 10 ranks  Same as Last Yearsame rank    New On Chartsnew on charts

Male

Female

1 SAMEAidan/Aiden SAME Ava
2 UPEthan UP Isabella
3 UPNoah UP Madeline
4 DOWNCade UP Emma
5 SAMECaleb DOWN Abigail
6 DOWNBrayden UP Olivia/Alivia
7 UPJacob UP Lily/Lilly
8 UPLandon UP Sophia/Sofia
9 BIGUPLiam SAME Chloe
10 UPLucas/Lukas UP Ella
11 DOWNConnor/Conor BIGUP Amelia/Emilia
12 UPBenjamin DOWN Hannah/Hanna
13 DOWNJackson/Jaxon DOWN Caitlyn/Kaitlyn
14 UPAlexander UP Addison
15 DOWNGavin BIGUP Audrey
16 UPGabriel BIGUP Charlotte
17 DOWNElijah UP Grace
18 UPOwen UP Elizabeth
19 DOWNTristan DOWN Isabelle
20 BIGUPOliver DOWN Arianna
21 BIGUPWilliam BIGUP Emily
22 UPLogan UP Madison
23 DOWNDylan BIGUP Layla
24 DOWNJack BIGUP Claire/Clare
25 DOWNNathan DOWN Hailey
26 DOWNAndrew BIGUP Bella
27 UPMatthew BIGUP Payton/Peyton
28 BIGDOWNJayden BIGUP Sophie
29 DOWNJoshua BIGUP Natalie
30 BIGUPChase DOWN Alissa/Alyssa
31 BIGDOWNAaron BIGUP Sadie
32 DOWNCole DOWN Paige
33 UPJames BIGDOWN Adrianna
34 DOWNNicholas DOWN Savannah
35 DOWNZachary BIGUP Scarlett
36 UPColin BIGUP Riley
37 UPRyan BIGUP Avery
38 DOWNDominic BIGUP Mia
39 BIGUPNathaniel BIGUP Lucy
40 DOWNAdam BIGDOWN Keira/Kira
41 BIGUPSamuel BIGDOWN Aaliyah
42 DOWNIsaac UP Sarah/Sara
43 BIGUPMason BIGUP Leah/Lea
44 UPLuke UP Gabriella
45 NEWElliot/Elliott DOWN Cadence
46 BIGUPGrayson/Greyson BIGDOWN Brianna
47 BIGUPAsher BIGUP Violet
48 BIGUPCarter UP Eva
49 DOWNDaniel BIGUP Aubrey
50 UPEvan NEW Kaylee/Kailey
51 BIGUPWyatt BIGUP Anna
52 BIGDOWNIan BIGUP Zoe
53 DOWNSebastian BIGUP Callie
54 UPMichael BIGUP Alexis
55 UPMicah UP Lauren/Lauryn
56 DOWNSeth BIGDOWN Michaela
57 BIGUPHenry BIGDOWN Kylie
58 DOWNChristopher DOWN Samantha
59 BIGDOWNAdrian/Adrien BIGUP Catherine
60 BIGDOWNDamian/Damien BIGUP Aurora
61 DOWNHayden DOWN Ashlyn
62 UPTyler BIGUP Sienna
63 DOWNXavier BIGDOWN Maya/Maia
64 BIGUPParker BIGDOWN Cailyn
65 BIGUPJoseph NEW Lila/Lilah
66 UPDavid BIGDOWN Faith
67 BIGUPColton DOWN Alexa
68 BIGUPFinn/Fynn BIGDOWN Alanna
69 BIGUPRiley DOWN Alexandra
70 BIGDOWNIsaiah DOWN Reagan/Regan
71 BIGDOWNBrandon BIGUP Victoria
72 BIGUPBrody BIGUP Lillian/Lilian
73 BIGUPJonah BIGDOWN Gabrielle
74 BIGDOWNAnthony UP Brook/Brooke
75 BIGUPHunter BIGUP Annabelle
76 BIGUPMiles/Myles BIGDOWN Jayden
77 DOWNThomas DOWN Autumn
78 DOWNCameron BIGUP Jillian/Gillian
79 BIGUPHolden BIGDOWN Bailey
80 DOWNJason/Jayson NEW Brooklyn
81 DOWNBlake BIGDOWN Kayla
82 BIGDOWNBrice/Bryce DOWN Mackenzie
83 NEWMax NEW Nora/Norah
84 NEWJohn BIGUP Taylor
85 DOWNAustin NEW Sydney
86 BIGDOWNJake UP Julia
87 NEWLevi NEW Alice
88 UPGage NEW Ruby
89 BIGDOWNJustin DOWN Julianna
90 SAMEChristian NEW Caroline
91 NEWEli BIGDOWN Allison/Alison
92 NEWCarson BIGDOWN Amy
93 DOWNGarrett NEW Lydia/Lidia
94 NEWEdward NEW Juliet/Juliette
95 NEWJoel BIGDOWN Abby
96 BIGDOWNMaddox DOWN Jasmine
97 NEWCooper DOWN Megan/Meghan
98 BIGDOWNXander/Zander BIGDOWN Ashley
99 NEWRyder/Rider BIGDOWN Amber
100 NEWJasper NEW Evelyn

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