In 2008, the Canadian province of Alberta welcomed 24,526 baby girls and 26,017 baby boys. The baby girls shared a total of 6,829 names, while the baby boys shared a total of 5,513.
Here are the top five baby names, per gender, of 2008:
- Ava & Olivia [tied]
And here are a handful of the unique names bestowed just once in Alberta last year:
|Unique Girl Names||Unique Boy Names|
*Je t’aime means “I love you” in French, and Rexall is a drugstore chain in Canada.
Sources: Service Alberta, Edmonton Sun