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The Most Popular Boy and Girl Names in 2013

 
The Most Popular Boy and Girl Names in 2013
Posted May 13th, 2014 @ 5:05am by Chilli Amar

 

Jacob has been the most popular name for boys in the U.S. for 14 years.  But after 14 years on top, there's a new most popular name.

The Social Security Administration just released the top baby names for 2013, and the most popular name for boys was...NOAH.

That's the first time since 1960 that the most popular boys name wasn't Jacob or Michael.  David came in first in 1960.

The top 10 boys names for 2013 are: 

1. Noah

2. Liam

3. Jacob

4. Mason

5. William

6. Ethan

7. Michael

8. Alexander

9. Jayden

10. Daniel

 

The most popular name for girls in 2013 was Sophia, for the third year in a row.

The top 10 girls names for 2013 are: 

1. Sophia

2. Emma

3. Olivia

4. Isabella

5. Ava

6. Mia

7. Emily

8. Abigail

9. Madison

10.Elizabeth

 

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