Most Popular Baby Names of 2016

What are the most popular names of 2016? 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 SAMEOliver UP Amelia/Emilia
2 SAMELiam DOWN Charlotte
3 UPFinn/Fynn UP Olivia/Alivia
4 SAMEOwen UP Violet
5 UPGrayson/Greyson DOWN Aria/Arya
6 DOWNBenjamin UP Nora/Norah
7 SAMEDeclan DOWN Ava
8 DOWNJackson/Jaxon UP Audrey
9 DOWNEthan DOWN Scarlett
10 UPAidan/Aiden UP Sophia/Sofia
11 DOWNHenry BIGUP Eleanor
12 DOWNAlexander UP Hazel
13 UPLandon DOWN Aurora
14 UPWilliam SAME Grace
15 DOWNCaleb SAME Lily/Lilly
16 UPTheodore UP Abigail
17 BIGUPHudson UP Penelope
18 UPLucas/Lukas DOWN Emma
19 DOWNGabriel BIGUP Luna
20 BIGUPLincoln UP Elizabeth
21 DOWNElliot/Elliott BIGUP Madeline
22 DOWNLevi DOWN Vivian
23 BIGUPEverett DOWN Ella
24 UPSilas DOWN Lucy
25 UPSebastian UP Genevieve
26 BIGDOWNElijah DOWN Claire/Clare
27 BIGDOWNEmmett DOWN Isla
28 DOWNJack UP Adeline
29 UPLeo UP Clara
30 UPIsaac DOWN Adelaide
31 DOWNGavin BIGUP Eloise
32 UPArcher UP Isabella
33 DOWNJames DOWN Chloe
34 BIGUPEzra UP Ivy
35 BIGDOWNNoah UP Iris
36 DOWNJasper UP Evangeline
37 UPFelix DOWN Stella
38 BIGUPSamuel UP Ruby
39 BIGDOWNAsher UP Layla
40 DOWNJacob BIGDOWN Cora
41 DOWNLuke DOWN Sadie
42 BIGUPAugust BIGUP Arabella
43 BIGDOWNWyatt BIGDOWN Evelyn
44 BIGUPElias UP Mia
45 UPHarrison DOWN Hannah/Hanna
46 BIGDOWNAtticus BIGDOWN Harper
47 UPDaniel SAME Lorelei
48 BIGUPRonan UP Josephine
49 DOWNCole DOWN Caroline
50 UPMilo BIGUP Freya/Freja
51 UPGideon BIGUP Fiona
52 BIGUPThomas BIGUP Mila
53 BIGDOWNHolden UP Rose
54 DOWNNathan DOWN Lydia/Lidia
55 DOWNMiles/Myles BIGUP Eliza
56 UPSawyer BIGDOWN Alice
57 DOWNMatthew BIGUP Felicity
58 BIGDOWNMason BIGUP Maya/Maia
59 BIGUPNathaniel DOWN Juliet/Juliette
60 DOWNAdam BIGUP Quinn
61 UPZachary UP Elise
62 NEWArlo BIGUP Keira/Kira
63 BIGUPXavier NEW Ophelia
64 BIGUPAaron DOWN Anastasia
65 BIGDOWNAndrew NEW Wren
66 UPEli BIGUP Lila/Lilah
67 NEWXander/Zander BIGUP Jane
68 BIGUPArthur BIGDOWN Rosalie
69 BIGDOWNGraham BIGUP Phoebe
70 BIGUPAxel UP Zoe
71 UPCharles NEW Maeve
72 UPJoshua BIGDOWN Emily
73 DOWNJonah UP Anna
74 UPNicholas BIGDOWN Natalie
75 BIGUPIan DOWN Brielle
76 BIGDOWNDominic DOWN Autumn
77 BIGUPMax SAME Gemma/Jemma
78 BIGDOWNChase BIGUP Molly
79 DOWNCarter NEW Daisy
80 UPMicah DOWN Naomi
81 UPTheo BIGDOWN Everly/Everleigh
82 BIGDOWNLogan NEW Margot/Margo
83 NEWAbel DOWN Willow
84 DOWNConnor/Conor BIGDOWN Addison
85 BIGDOWNColton BIGUP Eva
86 DOWNNolan UP Matilda
87 UPVincent BIGDOWN Savannah
88 NEWLuca/Luka BIGDOWN Paige
89 NEWMaddox NEW Annabelle
90 BIGDOWNBennett BIGDOWN Adalyn/Adalynn
91 BIGDOWNIsaiah DOWN Esme
92 DOWNParker UP Sienna
93 NEWRoman BIGDOWN Eden
94 BIGDOWNJude BIGDOWN Piper
95 NEWDean DOWN Eliana
96 DOWNSimon BIGDOWN Lillian/Lilian
97 NEWBeau NEW Kaia/Kaya
98 SAMEChristopher DOWN Leah/Lea
99 NEWRhys NEW Riley
100 NEWPeter BIGDOWN Victoria

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