The top names in the Ireland last year were:
|Boy Names||Girl Names|
According to the CSO press release, “girls are given a wider a variety of names than boys are, with 42.3% of girls given a name not in the top 100, compared with 32.8% of boys.”
In terms of the top 100, there were 6 first-time entries for both boys and girls:
In Northern Ireland (which is part of the UK) the top names were Jack and Katie.