Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1983 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the United States 1983:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 3.651 67,976
2 Christopher 3.186 59,318
3 Matthew 2.695 50,187
4 David 2.105 39,187
5 Joshua 1.971 36,692
6 James 1.951 36,329
7 Jason 1.885 35,095
8 Daniel 1.865 34,733
9 John 1.780 33,141
10 Robert 1.758 32,733
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Jennifer 3.038 54,335
2 Jessica 2.531 45,277
3 Amanda 1.887 33,748
4 Ashley 1.861 33,281
5 Sarah 1.522 27,224
6 Melissa 1.312 23,470
7 Nicole 1.252 22,389
8 Stephanie 1.248 22,316
9 Heather 1.160 20,748
10 Elizabeth 1.109 19,835