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According to the Government of South Australia, the most popular baby names in the state in 2019 were (again) Charlotte and Oliver.
Here are South Australia’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2019:
- Charlotte, 119 baby girls
- Ava, 112
- Olivia, 103
- Grace, 93
- Amelia, 86 (tie)
- Willow, 86 (tie)
- Isla, 83
- Ivy, 79 (tie)
- Sophie, 79 (tie)
- Mia, 69
- Oliver, 152 baby boys
- Leo, 106
- William, 102
- Jack, 101 (tie)
- Noah, 101 (tie)
- Henry, 99
- Charlie, 94
- Oscar, 90
- Harvey, 81 (tie)
- Mason, 81 (tie)
In the girls’ top 10, Ivy replaces Harper.
In the boys’ top 10, Oscar, Harvey and Mason replace Harrison, Lucas and Harry. Notably, Oscar’s usage increased by three dozen baby boys, and Harvey’s usage increased by 20.
Source: Popular Baby Names – Data.SA
According to data from Ireland’s Central Statistics Office (CSO), the most popular baby names in the country in 2019 were — yet again! — Emily and Jack.
Here are Ireland’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2019:
- Emily, 452 baby girls
- Grace, 426
- Fiadh, 334
- Sophie, 330
- Hannah, 321
- Amelia, 315
- Ava, 313 (tie)
- Ellie, 313 (tie)
- Ella, 292
- Mia, 289
- Jack, 677 baby boys
- James, 534
- Noah, 502
- Conor, 427
- Daniel, 399
- Adam, 345
- Liam, 334
- Tadhg, 318
- Luke, 317
- Charlie, 316
Jack has been the top boy name since 2007 (with the exception of 2016) and Emily has been the top girl name since 2011.
In the girls’ top 10, Hannah returned and Emma dropped out.
In the boys’ top 10, Liam and Tadhg (pronounced tyeg, like the first syllable of “tiger”) replaced Harry and Michael.
The fastest-rising names in the top 100 in terms of numbers of babies were:
- Éabha (+57 baby girls), Caoimhe (+36), Molly (+32), Erin (+31), Sadhbh (+31)
- Rían (+69 baby boys), Bobby (+50), Senan (+46), Darragh (+38), Tadhg (+38), Theo (+38)
And the fastest-rising in terms of rank were:
- Alexandra (+25 spots), Heidi (+20), Hollie (+20), Bonnie (+19), Éabha (+19)
- Odhrán (+41 spots), Odhran (+39), Eli (+37), Kayden (+30), Ruairí (+27)
Source: Irish Babies’ Names 2019 – CSO
According to Cabin Radio, the most popular* baby names in the Canadian territory of Northwest Territories in 2019 were Zoey and Elias/John/Joseph/Michael (4-way tie).
Here are Northwest Territories’ top girl names and top boy names of 2019:
- Zoey (4 girls)
- Emily, Hazel, Kinsley, Lily (3 girls each)
- Adeline, Alexandra, Amelia, Anastasia, Ashley, Aurora, Blair, Edie, Ella, Evelyn, Everly, Helena, Josie, Lexie, Lilah, Madeline, Madison, Miley, Myla, Nevaeh, Neve, Ruby, Ruth, Sadie, Serenity, Sofia, Sophie, Victoria, Willa (2 girls each)
- Elias, John, Joseph, Michael (3 boys each)
- Aiden, Benjamin, Bodhi, Carter, Charles, David, Dominic, Dylan, Edward, Elliott, Felix, Hudson, Iverson, Jack, Jeremiah, Jimmy, Jonah, Joshua, Lennox, Levi, Mackenzie, Maverick, Nate, Nathan, Nicholas, Noah, Riel, Theo, Timothy, Walker, Wesley (2 boys each)
In 2018, the top names in NWT were Carter, John, Olivia, and Peyton (with 4 babies each). In 2015, the top names were Abigail and Liam. And in 2020, the very first baby born in NWT was named Axel.
Sources: Zoey is the NWT’s most popular baby name of 2019, The NWT’s top baby names of 2018
*These rankings only cover NWT births through early December.
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 Netherlands’ Sociale Verzekeringsbank (SVB), the most popular baby names in the country in 2019 were Emma and Noah.
Here are the Netherlands’ top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2019:
Girl Names (“Meisjesnamen”)
- Emma, 731 baby girls
- Mila, 671
- Sophie, 645
- Zoë, 644
- Julia, 630
- Tess, 596
- Sara, 593
- Anna, 586
- Evi, 530
- Saar, 516
Boy Names (“Jongensnamen”)
- Noah, 785 baby boys
- Daan, 717
- Lucas, 672
- Levi, 654
- Sem, 624
- Finn, 596
- Liam, 583
- James, 576
- Milan, 541
- Luuk, 533
In the girls’ top 10, Evi and Saar (a short form of Sarah) replace Eva and Noor/Nora.
In the boys’ top 10, Liam and James replace Bram and Mees.
In 2018, the top two names were Julia and Lucas.
Sources: De populairste meisjesnamen van 2019, De populairste jongensnamen van 2019