How popular is the baby name Amelia in the United States right now? How popular was it historically? Find out using the graph below! Plus, check out all the blog posts that mention the name Amelia.
According to data released NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages, the most popular baby names in New South Wales, Australia, in 2018 were (again) Charlotte and Oliver.
Here are NSW’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2018:
- Charlotte, 530 baby girls
- Amelia, 488
- Olivia, 474
- Mia, 471
- Ava, 430
- Isla, 372
- Grace, 361
- Chloe, 358
- Harper, 325
- Emily, 317
- Oliver, 616 baby boys
- William, 567
- Noah, 539
- Jack, 517
- Henry, 405
- Thomas, 404
- Lucas, 394
- Liam, 383
- Leo, 375
- Alexander, 370
In the girls’ top 10, Harper and Emily replace Zoe (now ranked 14th) and Ella (17th).
In the boys’ top 10, Liam and Leo replace James (now ranked 11th) and Ethan (12th).
Source: NSW Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages – Popular Baby Names – 2018 (PDF)
According to Western Australia’s Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, the most popular baby names in Western Australia in 2017 were Ava and Charlotte (tied!) and Oliver.
Here are WA’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2018:
- Ava and Charlotte, 186 baby girls each (tie)
- Mia, 171
- Olivia, 166
- Amelia, 151
- Isla, 149
- Harper, 142
- Grace, 135
- Chloe 125
- Willow, 124
- Zoe, 123
- Oliver, 244 baby boys
- Jack, 223
- Noah, 200
- William, 176
- Leo, 155
- James, 147
- Thomas, 145
- Ethan, 143
- Logan & Charlie, 126 each (tie)
- Lucas, 125
In the girls’ top 10, Willow and Zoe replace Ella (now ranked 12th).
In the boys’ top 10, Leo replaces Liam (now ranked 20th).
The girls’ top 50 includes Imogen (36th), Freya (41st), and Billie (44th).
The boys’ top 50 includes Archer (28th), Arlo (31st), and Bodhi (46th).
In 2017, the top names were Isla and Oliver.
Source: Popular Baby Names – DOJ – Govt of Western Australia
According to the Tasmanian Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, the most popular baby names in Tasmania in 2018 were Charlotte and Oliver.
Here are Tasmania’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2018:
In the girls’ top 10, Grace, Willow, and Amelia replace Mia, Sophie, and Evelyn.
In the boys’ top 10, Mason, Hudson, James, and Leo replace Charlie, Thomas, Oscar, and Max.
In 2017, the top two names were the same.
Source: Tasmanian Top Baby Names
According to the Annual Statement published by Jersey’s Superintendent Registrar, the most popular baby names on the island of Jersey (the largest of the Channel Islands) in 2018 were Sienna and Leo.
Here are Jersey’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2018:
Because this is the first time the government has released an official set of single-year baby name rankings, there’s no direct antecedent for comparison. But we do know that the top names in Jersey from 2014 to 2016 were Emily and Oliver.
In 2018, a total of 933 babies were born on the island.
Sources: Jersey’s most popular baby names for 2018 revealed, Report reveals Jersey’s top baby names
It’s Five-Name Friday! Here’s today’s baby name request:
My husband and I love both Amelia and Emilia, but they sound alike and we don’t want our daughter to have to spell her name out for people all the time. We’re looking for names with the feel or style of Amelia and Emilia.
Can you come up with five solid baby name suggestions for this person?
Here are the rules:
- Be independent. Choose your five names before looking at anyone else’s five names.
- Be sincere. Stick to legit recommendations you would offer a real-life friend.
- Five names total in your comment. If you go over, I will have to delete the extras.
Which five baby names are you going to suggest?
[You can also send me your own 2-sentence baby name request using the contact form.]