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Most Popular Baby Names

Facts of Life

BY The Editors

June 15-28, 2014 Issue | Posted 6/9/14 at 11:33 AM


Last month, the top baby-names list for 2013 was released.

Noah came in No. 1 for boys; it was the first time that Michael or Jacob hasn’t topped the list since 1960, according to the Social Security Administration.

Sophia was No. 1 for girls, for the third year in a row.

The rest of the Top 10 names for boys were: Liam, Jacob, Mason, William, Ethan, Michael, Alexander, Jayden and Daniel. The other top names for girls were: Emma, Olivia, Isabella, Ava, Mia, Emily, Abigail, Madison and Elizabeth.