Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States 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 United States 2008:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Jacob 1.036 22,547
2 Michael 0.946 20,572
3 Ethan 0.928 20,186
4 Joshua 0.881 19,164
5 Daniel 0.872 18,968
6 Alexander 0.858 18,668
7 Anthony 0.844 18,365
8 William 0.844 18,362
9 Christopher 0.823 17,915
10 Matthew 0.807 17,556
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Emma 0.904 18,787
2 Isabella 0.894 18,590
3 Emily 0.838 17,415
4 Olivia 0.821 17,059
5 Ava 0.819 17,021
6 Madison 0.818 17,006
7 Sophia 0.773 16,064
8 Abigail 0.725 15,067
9 Elizabeth 0.576 11,971
10 Chloe 0.568 11,812