Most Popular Baby Names of 2001

What are the most popular names of 2001? 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, for example Aidan and Aiden.

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

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1 NEW Jacob NEW Emily
2 NEW Michael NEW Madison
3 NEW Matthew NEW Hannah/Hanna
4 NEW Joshua NEW Ashley
5 NEW Christopher NEW Alexis
6 NEW Nicholas NEW Samantha
7 NEW Andrew NEW Sarah/Sara
8 NEW Joseph NEW Abigail
9 NEW Daniel NEW Elizabeth/Elisabeth
10 NEW William NEW Jessica
11 NEW Anthony NEW Olivia/Alivia
12 NEW David NEW Taylor
13 NEW Tyler NEW Emma
14 NEW John NEW Alissa/Alyssa
15 NEW Ryan NEW Lauren/Lauryn
16 NEW Zachary NEW Grace
17 NEW Ethan NEW Kayla
18 NEW Brandon NEW Brianna
19 NEW James NEW Anna/Ana
20 NEW Alexander NEW Megan/Meghan

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