Popular baby names in Luxembourg, 2014

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According to the daily newspaper Luxemburger Wort, the most popular baby names in Luxembourg in 2014 were Emma and Gabriel.

Here are Luxembourg’s top 7 girl names and top 7 boy names of 2014:

Girl Names

  1. Emma
  2. Lara
  3. Zoé
  4. Amy
  5. Sarah
  6. Charlotte
  7. Emily

Boy Names

  1. Gabriel
  2. Leo
  3. Luca
  4. Noah
  5. David
  6. Tom
  7. Ben

In Luxembourg, “[r]egistrars have the right to refuse names they deem ridiculous, discriminating, against the welfare of the child or infringing on the rights of third parties.” One of the rejected baby names of 2014 was Fanta; one of the newly approved names was Mewa.

Luxembourg’s first baby of 2014, born in January 1, was a girl named Sailey.

Source: Luxembourg’s most popular baby names

Image: Adapted from Flag of Luxembourg (public domain)

5 thoughts on “Popular baby names in Luxembourg, 2014

  1. Awesome! Thanks for the link.

    I had assumed it was a mid-year thing because I couln’t find the names at the IRN site, and because Nomes e mais nomes published a copy of the 2013 rankings on “6.1.14,” which…now that I’m thinking about it, must mean January 6th, not June 1st. Duh. :)

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