Top Baby Names of 2018

What are the most popular names of 2018? 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.

View the "Top Baby Names of 2019" Press Release

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

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Female

1 UP Liam SAME Amelia/Emilia
2 DOWN Oliver SAME Charlotte
3 SAME Henry SAME Aria/Arya
4 DOWN Declan SAME Violet
5 UP Grayson/Greyson UP Aurora
6 UP Owen UP Olivia/Alivia
7 DOWN Finn/Fynn DOWN Hazel
8 DOWN Theodore BIGUP Sophia/Sofia
9 UP Sebastian UP Ava
10 BIGUP Ethan UP Audrey
11 DOWN Benjamin DOWN Isla
12 DOWN Levi DOWN Nora/Norah
13 UP Alexander UP Eleanor
14 DOWN Elliot/Elliott DOWN Luna
15 BIGUP Asher DOWN Genevieve
16 DOWN Caleb UP Ivy
17 UP Everett DOWN Scarlett
18 BIGUP Noah UP Emma
19 UP Jackson/Jaxon BIGUP Avery
20 DOWN Silas UP Lily/Lilly
21 BIGUP James DOWN Penelope
22 UP Elijah DOWN Grace
23 DOWN Jasper BIGUP Evelyn
24 UP Emmett UP Lucy/Lucie
25 DOWN Lucas/Lukas BIGUP Harper
26 UP Aidan/Aiden UP Cora
27 BIGUP Ezra DOWN Elizabeth/Elisabeth
28 DOWN Leo DOWN Vivienne/Vivien/Vivian
29 DOWN Gabriel DOWN Evangeline
30 BIGDOWN William BIGUP Everly/Everleigh
31 BIGUP Rowan DOWN Abigail
32 DOWN Archer UP Claire/Clare
33 DOWN Felix BIGDOWN Adelaide
34 UP Milo BIGUP Alice
35 UP Atticus DOWN Eloise
36 BIGUP Logan DOWN Clara
37 BIGUP Gavin BIGUP Ruby
38 BIGUP Sawyer DOWN Iris
39 BIGDOWN Isaac BIGUP Quinn
40 BIGDOWN Jack DOWN Freya
41 DOWN Wyatt BIGDOWN Adeline
42 BIGDOWN Landon DOWN Mila/Myla
43 SAME Arthur UP Chloe
44 UP Theo BIGUP Adalyn
45 UP Samuel BIGUP Willow
46 BIGDOWN August BIGUP Rose
47 BIGUP Bennett BIGDOWN Lydia
48 BIGDOWN Hudson UP Rosalie
49 DOWN Ronan NEW Rowan
50 DOWN Gideon BIGDOWN Stella
51 BIGUP Connor/Conor BIGUP Eden
52 BIGUP Jude BIGDOWN Ophelia
53 BIGUP Nolan DOWN Isabella
54 BIGUP Carter BIGUP Aurelia
55 BIGUP Wesley DOWN Autumn
56 BIGUP Luca/Luka BIGDOWN Ella
57 UP Miles/Myles BIGDOWN Hannah/Hanna
58 BIGDOWN Luke BIGDOWN Naomi
59 BIGUP Nathan DOWN Maeve
60 DOWN Holden UP Brielle
61 BIGUP Rhys/Reese/Reece BIGUP Elise/Elyse
62 BIGDOWN Thomas BIGDOWN Fiona
63 BIGDOWN Lincoln BIGDOWN Wren
64 NEW Micah UP Esme
65 DOWN Xander/Zander BIGDOWN Caroline
66 BIGDOWN Jacob BIGDOWN Arabella
67 NEW Dylan BIGUP Felicity
68 DOWN Atlas UP Madeline
69 BIGDOWN Andrew UP Mia
70 BIGDOWN Elias BIGUP Anastasia
71 BIGUP Adam BIGUP Margot/Margo
72 DOWN Cole UP Piper
73 NEW Finley/Finlay NEW Addison
74 NEW Parker BIGDOWN Eliza
75 BIGDOWN Arlo DOWN Lorelei
76 BIGDOWN Harrison BIGDOWN Natalie
77 BIGDOWN Daniel DOWN Josephine
78 BIGDOWN Graham NEW Sage
79 BIGDOWN Eli BIGDOWN Gemma/Jemma
80 BIGDOWN Charles BIGDOWN Matilda
81 DOWN Julian UP Sadie
82 NEW Avery UP Jane
83 NEW Kai BIGDOWN Thea
84 BIGDOWN Nathaniel BIGDOWN Victoria
85 NEW Quinn DOWN Astrid
86 UP Axel BIGDOWN Emily
87 DOWN Mason NEW Kaia/Kaya
88 NEW Easton NEW Aubrey
89 NEW Ian DOWN Zoe
90 NEW Blake DOWN Eliana
91 BIGDOWN Xavier NEW Juniper
92 SAME Roman DOWN Beatrice
93 NEW Austin UP Phoebe
94 BIGDOWN Weston NEW Ember
95 NEW Ellis NEW Daphne
96 BIGDOWN Jonah BIGDOWN Cecilia
97 NEW Alaric NEW Georgia
98 UP Callum DOWN Saoirse
99 NEW Harper NEW Jade
100 NEW George NEW Athena

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