What were the most popular first letters for baby names in 2015?
For girl names, the top first letter was A:
The next-most-popular first letters were M, E, S, and K.
In 2015, the letter R pulled ahead of the letter B in the rankings for girl names.
For boy names, the top first letter was J:
Rounding out the top 5 were the letters A, C, M, and L.
In 2015, the letter E pulled ahead of the letter D in the rankings for boy names.
The top first letter for all baby names (girls and boys combined) was A:
The next-most-popular first letters were J, M, C, and E.
The least popular first letter overall was U, followed by Q, X, Y, and F.
Here are the most (and least) popular first letters of 2014.
U.S. Baby Names 2015: Most Popular Baby Names, Top Debuts: Girl Names, Top Debuts: Boy Names, Biggest Changes in Popularity: Girl Names, Biggest Changes in Popularity: Boy Names, First Letter Popularity, Name Length Popularity