Most Popular Names

Here are the 50 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
11 Samuel 1.274 4,624
12 George 1.161 4,214
13 Joseph 1.037 3,764
14 Lewis 0.959 3,482
15 Ethan 0.951 3,451
16 Mohammed 0.948 3,442
17 Dylan 0.929 3,373
18 Benjamin 0.902 3,275
19 Alexander 0.886 3,215
20 Jacob 0.862 3,127
21 Ryan 0.840 3,048
22 Liam 0.823 2,986
23 Jake 0.769 2,793
24 Max 0.746 2,708
25 Luke 0.711 2,582
26 Tyler 0.709 2,575
27 Callum 0.701 2,543
28 Matthew 0.697 2,531
29 Jayden 0.694 2,519
30 Oscar 0.670 2,432
31 Archie 0.638 2,316
32 Adam 0.637 2,313
33 Riley 0.607 2,203
34 Harvey 0.605 2,195
35 Harrison 0.593 2,153
36 Lucas 0.579 2,103
37 Muhammad 0.573 2,081
38 Henry 0.552 2,003
39 Isaac 0.537 1,948
40 Leo 0.524 1,903
41 Connor 0.517 1,877
42 Edward 0.503 1,825
43 Finley 0.498 1,808
44 Logan 0.470 1,707
45 Noah 0.462 1,678
46 Cameron 0.448 1,627
47 Alex 0.444 1,611
48 Owen 0.443 1,607
49 Rhys 0.441 1,600
50 Nathan 0.437 1,586
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
11 Mia 0.903 3,121
12 Ella 0.880 3,042
13 Charlotte 0.850 2,939
14 Lucy 0.832 2,876
15 Megan 0.727 2,515
16 Ellie 0.725 2,505
17 Isabelle 0.712 2,460
18 Isabella 0.701 2,424
19 Hannah 0.675 2,335
20 Katie 0.672 2,324
21 Ava 0.669 2,314
22 Holly 0.658 2,275
23 Summer 0.657 2,270
24 Millie 0.630 2,177
25 Daisy 0.617 2,134
26 Phoebe 0.612 2,116
27 Freya 0.611 2,111
28 Poppy 0.571 1,975
29 Abigail 0.571 1,973
30 Erin 0.526 1,818
31 Emma 0.504 1,744
32 Molly 0.502 1,737
33 Imogen 0.495 1,712
34 Amy 0.492 1,702
35 Jasmine 0.479 1,656
36 Isla 0.462 1,599
37 Scarlett 0.455 1,574
38 Leah 0.451 1,559
39 Sophia 0.437 1,510
40 Elizabeth 0.436 1,509
41 Eva 0.435 1,505
42 Brooke 0.429 1,484
43 Matilda 0.410 1,418
44 Caitlin 0.385 1,330
45 Keira 0.374 1,294
46 Alice 0.371 1,283
47 Lola 0.369 1,276
48 Lilly 0.367 1,268
49 Amber 0.355 1,228
50 Isabel 0.352 1,217