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According to Statistics South Africa, the most popular baby name in the country last year — for both baby boys and baby girls — was (again) Enzokuhle.
Here are South Africa’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2018:
- Enzokuhle, 3,751 baby girls
- Melokuhle, 3,076
- Amahle, 2,856
- Okuhle, 2,389
- Lethabo, 2,364
- Omphile, 2,205
- Lesedi, 2,092
- Rethabile, 2,050
- Amogelang, 1,849
- Onthatile, 1,810
- Enzokuhle, 4,124 baby boys
- Lethabo, 3,137
- Melokuhle, 2,823
- Lubanzi, 2,801
- Junior, 2,181
- Siyabonga, 2,039
- Bokamoso, 1,988
- Omphile, 1,905
- Amogelang, 1,847
- Thato, 1,808
In the girls’ top 10, Okuhle and Onthatile replace Luthando and Thandolwethu.
In the boys’ top 10, Omphile and Thato replace Bandile and Mpho.
And, looking at middle names, the top three choices per gender are exactly the same as the year before:
- Girls: Precious, Princess, Angel
- Boys: Junior, Blessing, Gift
Source: P0305 – Recorded live births, 2018 – Stats SA, Most popular baby names in South Africa in 2018, Revealed: The most popular baby names in SA
According to Statistics South Africa, the most popular baby names in the country in 2016 were Precious and Junior.
Here are South Africa’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2016:
In the girls’ top 10, Luthando, Siphesihle, and Amogelang replace Minenhle, Faith, and Lesedi.
In the boys’ top 10, Amogelang and Lubanzi replace Benele and Samkelo.
In 2015, the top two names were the same.
Sources: What’s in a name? SA’s most popular baby names revealed, Recorded live births, 2016 – Stats SA