Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in England and Wales of 2008 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the England and Wales 2008:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Jack 2.207 8,010
2 Oliver 2.043 7,417
3 Thomas 1.670 6,062
4 Harry 1.655 6,008
5 Joshua 1.575 5,716
6 Alfie 1.533 5,566
7 Charlie 1.458 5,291
8 Daniel 1.430 5,191
9 James 1.424 5,170
10 William 1.424 5,169
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Olivia 1.540 5,325
2 Ruby 1.426 4,931
3 Emily 1.412 4,881
4 Grace 1.381 4,775
5 Jessica 1.351 4,672
6 Chloe 1.332 4,605
7 Sophie 1.267 4,380
8 Lily 1.171 4,047
9 Amelia 0.995 3,440
10 Evie 0.949 3,281