Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1998 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 1998:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 1.807 36,608
2 Jacob 1.776 35,996
3 Matthew 1.536 31,134
4 Joshua 1.386 28,081
5 Christopher 1.332 26,995
6 Nicholas 1.314 26,628
7 Brandon 1.176 23,828
8 Tyler 1.170 23,708
9 Andrew 1.167 23,645
10 Austin 1.159 23,475
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Emily 1.351 26,177
2 Hannah 1.103 21,366
3 Samantha 1.042 20,190
4 Ashley 1.026 19,867
5 Sarah 1.025 19,864
6 Alexis 1.021 19,773
7 Taylor 0.959 18,572
8 Jessica 0.941 18,228
9 Madison 0.918 17,785
10 Elizabeth 0.783 15,174