Choosing a name for your baby is one of the most important decisions you will make. Names.org recently released a list of the boys and girls names that are currently trending this year. Henry and Alexander are new entries for the boy’s list while Mila has reached the top 10 list for girls.

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These rankings were determined by analyzing the most recent data from the Social Security Administration, trends from the past five years and current user interest from millions of visitors to Names.org

Top 10 Boy Names for 2020:

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

Sebastian comes in just outside the top 10, but it is rising in popularity. Mason, Ethan, Logan, Michael and Daniel also fall just short of the top 10, but they are declining in popularity.

Top 10 Girl Names for 2020:

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

Luna, Camila, and Aria just missed the top 10 list but they are rising in popularity. Evelyn, Abigail and Ella also fall short of the top 10, but they are declining in popularity.

—Jennifer Swartvagher

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