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According to Statistics Norway, the most popular baby names in Norway in 2019 were Emma and Jakob/Jacob.
Here are Norway’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2019:
- Emma, 393 baby girls
- Nora/Norah, 379
- Sofie/Sophie, 326
- Ella, 319
- Olivia, 303
- Ada, 291
- Sofia/Sophia, 271
- Sara/Sarah/Zara, 265
- Maja/Maia/Maya, 260
- Ingrid, 258
- Jakob/Jacob, 423 baby boys
- Lucas/Lukas, 392
- Filip/Fillip/Philip/Phillip, 387
- Oskar/Oscar, 358
- Oliver, 353
- Emil, 347
- Henrik, 339
- William, 333
- Noah/Noa, 314
- Aksel/Axel, 311
In the girls’ top 10, Ada, Sofia/Sophia and Ingrid replace Emilie, Leah/Lea, and Amalie. (Ada may have gotten a boost from Norwegian footballer Ada Hegerberg.)
In the boys’ top 10, William replaces Elias.
In the capital city of Oslo, the top names were Mohammad and Nora.
In 2018, the top two names were Emma and Lucas/Lukas.
Sources: Navn – SSB, Dette var de mest populære navnene i 2019, The top 10 Norwegian baby names for boys and girls
According to the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia, the most popular baby names in the country in 2018 were Ema and Luka.
Here are Slovenia’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2018:
- Ema, 268 baby girls
- Zala, 241
- Eva, 220
- Mia, 216
- Sara, 182
- Lara, 170
- Nika, 168
- Maša, 154
- Julija, 151 (tie)
- Lana, 151 (tie)
- Luka, 288 baby boys
- Jakob, 242
- Filip, 227 (tie)
- Nik, 227 (tie)
- Mark, 211
- Žan, 182
- Jan, 168 (tie)
- Tim, 168 (tie)
- Jaka, 166
- Lovro, 156
Lovro is short for Lovrenc, which is the Slovene equivalent of the English name Laurence.
The last set of rankings I posted for Slovenia were the 2015 rankings, which were also topped by Ema and Luka.
Sources: Names – Republic of Slovenia Statistical Office, Lovro – Behind the Name
According to Statistics Austria, the most popular baby names in the country in 2018 were Anna and Paul.
Here are Austria’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2018:
- Anna – used for 869 baby girls (2.1%)
- Lena (2-way tie)
- Mia (2-way tie)
- Paul – used for 830 baby boys (1.9%)
In the girls’ top 10, Valentina replaces Sophie.
In the boys’ top 10, Leon replaces Jonas.
And in 2017, the two top names in the country were Anna and Maximilian.
Source: First Names of newborn babies 2018
According to the Vital Statistics Division of Service NL, the most popular baby names in Newfoundland and Labrador in 2018 were Charlotte and Jack.
Here are the province’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2018:
In 2017, the top names were Ava and Benjamin.
Source: Good Charlotte, happy Jack: Here are 2018’s top baby names in Newfoundland and Labrador