Here are all of the “100+” debut names of the 1990s:
- Isamar: 446 baby girls in 1990
- Moesha: 426 baby girls in 1996
- Erykah: 279 baby girls in 1997
- Ajee: 185 baby girls in 1994
- Shyheim: 168 baby boys in 1994
- Yamilex: 130 baby girls in 1995
- Izamar: 107 baby girls in 1990
And here are the pop culture explanations:
- Isamar & Izamar come from telenovela La Revancha.
- Moesha comes from sitcom Moesha.
- Erykah comes from singer Erykah Badu.
- Ajee comes from Revlon perfume Ajee.
- Shyheim comes from rapper Shyheim.
- Yamilex comes from telenovela Como Tú, Ninguna.
The 2000s are next. And here are the top baby name debuts, year by year.