The 20 Most Popular Baby Names of 2020 (so Far)

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OK, we know we’re not too far into this year just yet (although it already seems like 2020 has lasted an eternity). However, has already released predictions for the Most Popular Baby Names of 2020.

According to a press release, the rankings were determined by analyzing the most recent data from the Social Security Administration, trends from the past five years as well as current user interest from millions of visitors. And while some of the predictions were similar to 2019’s most popular names (we’re looking at you Emma, Olivia and Oliver), a few new entries made their way onto the list, including Henry and Alexander for boys and Mila for girls. 

Here, the top ten names for boys and girls (so far):

Top 10 most popular male names

1. Liam
2. Noah
3. William
4. Oliver
5.  Lucas
6. Benjamin
7. Elijah
8. James
9. Henry
10. Alexander

Top 10 most popular female names

1. Emma
2. Olivia
3. Ava
4. Isabella
5. Charlotte
6. Sophia
7. Amelia
8. Mia
9. Mila
10. Harper

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