Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1988 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 1988:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 3.204 64,095
2 Christopher 2.648 52,976
3 Matthew 2.293 45,859
4 Joshua 2.132 42,638
5 Andrew 1.785 35,712
6 David 1.764 35,292
7 Justin 1.751 35,034
8 Daniel 1.734 34,677
9 James 1.624 32,486
10 Robert 1.515 30,297
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Jessica 2.681 51,523
2 Ashley 2.600 49,958
3 Amanda 2.052 39,443
4 Sarah 1.475 28,352
5 Jennifer 1.451 27,882
6 Brittany 1.395 26,815
7 Stephanie 1.188 22,830
8 Samantha 1.077 20,694
9 Nicole 1.056 20,302
10 Elizabeth 1.042 20,019