Monday, July 22, 2019

More Unusual Names from 2018


Name nerds like to peruse lists of names. It's a proven fact! Here is a list of unusual names of babies born in the USA in (mostly) 2018 (there may be a few from a couple of years before that, or early 2019). These names were culled from online birth announcements from all around the country. Last names are not included.


GIRLS
BOYS
Aabriella Dorothy
A’King Eli
Aaris Evelyn
Ace Duane 
Aida Sue
Achillies Milo
Alma Betty
Adler Benjamin
Alma Debra
Aerick Leon
Amalia Margot
Allister Fox
Amaria Dixie Artis
Alyais Wayne
Analeigh Vondean
Amari Mathews Raiden
Ariel Goldie
Ansel Birk
Aryia Arlene Rosalynn 
Arlin Jon
Athena Terese Ortiz
Arlo Mazer
Austyn Ellen
Atlas Camon
Avalynne Aaryn
Augustus Ivan
Aviya Raziel
Austin Jade-Rae
Aybilene Jane
Averix Jacob Ray
Bernadette Dakota
Avery Kipp
Bexley Diane
Avian Wilmer
Blakely Denette
Axel Slade
Blythe Aurora
Barrington Gaines
Bowie Eileen
Baylor Hayes
Brighton Resse
Bellamy Nieko Storm
Brystal Rosalee Maelynn
Bennett Hugo
Caisley Lynn
Benson Pierce
Capella Evelyn
Benton Ridge
Carmen Jewel
Bishop Kyle
Cassia Ruth
Bjorn Heath
Chanslee Le’Ann
Bowen Abbot
Charity Jane
Brahms Jo
Charlie Joe
Brezden Ole
Charlie’Ann James
Briggs Archer
Chevelle Charlee
Bristol Lane
Chrystal Moon
Brock Emmitt
Collins Pamela
Brotey Anthony (parents are Brenda & Cotey)
Constance Rose 
Burk Rich
Copeland Waverly Marie
Caeian John
Cora Loudelle
Callan Montgomery
Coraline Violet
Cannon Jaxon
Cova Mae
Caspen Oliver
Cricket Elise
Cassian Deckard
D`Laney Ellen
Cedar Jame
Dahlia Devon (bro De'Lorean and sis Dion) Chaney Maverick
Damoni Ja'Niyla D'Mazi
Chatham Kenneth
Dani California
Clyde Cooper
Debra Jessica
Collin Corby
Delilah Adsila
Colsin Wilder
Demin Jane
Conley Donald
Destinee Vitula
Cortez Steven
Deveah Isabella
Cota Zade
Devonny Lorna
Daelen Carl
Dream Alexander
Dak Daniel
Echo Rain
Daklin Wade
Ellenova Rose
Damascus Thorne
Emmie Ivly
Damon Quill
Emyrson Antoinette
Dansby Lorne
Erabelle Renee
Dax Coan
Ezlyn Raine
Deaghlan Daniel Arlen
Fathom Mae
Decker Kane
Gemini Lily
Delynn Semaj
Ginevra Anna Miriam
Demitri Atticus-Lee
Goldie Louise
Dexter Terry
Gwyneth Dru
Diesel Ray
Harmani Lanae
Duke Jacob
Harmony Marie Antoinette
Dutch
Henley James
Dy’zere Rontrell
Holden Ann
Easton Corant 
Hudson Augusta
Emeryk John
Indie Palmer
Emory Judah
Iscely Reign
Epictetus Aquila
Ja`Lakyn Armoni
Ernest Kenneth
Jahnaely
Ero Fisher
Jaynn Kember Lee
Ever Allen Joseph
Jazanae Jemini
Ezra Ambrose 
Jinova Candace Natshmi
Fennec Scott
Juniper Wren
Finnegan Loxley
Kadyn Imya
Fitzberger Robbins
Karleelynn Faith
Flint Allen
Kasenna Raymes
Gannon Aaron
Keladry Pearl 
Gatlin Joseph
Keltah Etolin
Grey Miro
Khalees Lavaye
Hank Louis
Khiloh Brynn
Harlem Jamin
Kimber Irene
Harrison Buelow
KinlLeigh Raigen
Hatter
Kinzington Grace
Hayes Merlin
Kori Brielle
Hayne Michael
Koribella Ann Rose
Hazence Dean
Kova Jae
Heisman Allen
Laeklie Finn
Hollis Brooks
Laurel Adriel
Huxley Jimmie-Joe
Laytan Kate
Israel Joseph Malaki 
Leeann Yvette
Jackson Jesse
Lettie Marie
Jamanson Philip
Liesel Violet
Janeth William
Lilith Persephone Odette
Jarick De’lyn Wayne
Lolabelle Gray
Jelani Makai
Lorenza Felix Matias
Jensen Michael Fate
Lucia Prudence
Jeremih Ahmir
Lupine June
Jeriah Floyd
MaDonna Davla
Joah Amir
Makensli ReĆ­
John Maxim Cincinnatus
Mamie Delilah
Jordy Craig
Maxine Vivian
Josiyah Victorious
Mazikeen Li-Raine
Journey Liam-James
Mildred Claire
Jream
Minerva Joy
Judah Emmaus
MonRoe Gene 
Julian Randolph
Natalie Saralyse Maddox
Justus Knox
Nealee Ann
Kai Rey
Nic'Kynzie Jae
Kamarian Ny`Mir'
Nola Pearl
Kasen Del
November
Kashton Nikolas Lee
November Grace
Kaysen Ledgen
O’riana Kailee
Keaton Grover
Oaklin Gloria
Kenlin Drew
Olive Price
Kenlyn James
Olivette Louise
Kenton Jake
Ona Jewell
Keyton Irish
Opal MaryAnn
Kingston Osiris Alexander
Parker Jolee
Kinzer Jay
Payln Rae
Knightwolf Lyle
Presleigh Jagger
Kohah Quentin
Quinlan Aurora 
Kohen Michael Tozer
Radiance Paj Lug 
Krew D.J.
Ramona Odessa Ann Denari
Kyrie Jream
Ramsey Kate
Lachlan Ollivander
Reagan Ophelia
Lain Victor
Remedy Sky
Landis Neil
Remington Juliette
Lathan Kelly
Rheagan Danyla
Layten Joseph
Rheign Syni Alisse
Lenox Joseph
Roni Mae
Leonidas Joseph
Rowyn Esra Anne
Levi Leroy
Roxa Mary Ann
Lincoln Patrick Tyberious
Roxlynn Paige
Linus Siegfried
Sa’Maira Noelle Loko’Lucille
Logan Wolfgang
Sabrie Jesslynn
London Martize
Salem Alexandria
Loran Douglas
Sarran J.
Loyal Abram
Sayuri Ivy
Ludo Alexander
Scarlytt Rynae
Lux Conrad
ShaeLynn Juleigh
Malakai Rhoan
Sharnel Annie
Maliki Blade
Sheila Loraine
Mars Itachi Mancilla
Shyla Jaden (sister Skyla)
Mathias Adonis
Si'nia Adriana
Maynard James Keenan
Sonny Wylder
McCoy Wright
Sunile Yao
Mickey Love
Sunny Adele
Montgomery Scott
Susan Stacy
Moxen James
Sybil Sadie
Murphy Bernard
Syderra Skye
Nasir Khorie Isaac
Symphony Ann Kahealani (sisters Melody and Harmony) Navy Layne
Taina Lareina
Nicodemus Austin
Talitha Bethel
Ocean Bishop Wallace
Tally Lynn
Odin Jay
Taytum Adonna
Orien Alister
Tovah Rose
Orion Riv
Townsend Fitzgerald
Owain Jon
Truleigh Mae
Piers Michael
Violet Azalea
Porter Lynn
Waverleigh Anne
Presley Ivan
Zabrina Eliza Rose
Quealvin Maurice
Zaylee Rae
Quentin Theodore
Zelda Jean
Quill Logan
Zelie Marie
Quincy Raul
Zhavia Caroline
Quinn Toler
Ziniya M’Kaela
Quintyn Gable Bleck
Zsofya Grace Maxine
Raiden Dexter


Raydyn Kenyatta


Reagan Wilson


Redding Mack


Rhyden Valor


Robert Mantle Patten


Ronin Jett


Ronsen Michael


Rorke Kyle


Roscoe Ray Glenn Sarabia


Rourke Patrick Harold 


Roy Augustus


Sterling Hayes


Stetson Scott


Taran Preston


Tarico LaShaun


Taylin Malhai


Teddy Boone


Teixeira Franklin LaVern


Terrin Bradley


Thaddeus Micha


Theo Ignatius


Theren Lawson


Tidus Xander


Torsten Scott


Traiden Thomas


Traver Daniel


Tucker Terry


Waelen Shane


Wailyen Ryan Koribyn


Wake Henson


Wakeman Cole


Warner Banks


Warrick Michael Wayne


Watson Mark


Wells Southern


Wilbur Devon


Zayek Lee

MULTIPLES
Koa John & Keen Daniel (boys)
Magan Starr and Madison Starr (girls)
Derek Hunter & Dexter Aethemerris (boys) 

Thursday, June 27, 2019

2018 Boys' Names: Biggest Falling in Popularity

Here are the Boys' Names from 2018 that lost the most namesakes from 2017-2018:

Name                             % total lost since 2017

Zevan -79%
Neizan -78%
Gurtaj -75%
Momen -75%
Baden -74%
Baraa -74%
Thierno -74%
Aldrich -72%
Borna -71%
Amran -71%
Jevin -70%
Igor -69%
Fedor -69%
Keita -69%
Joangel -69%
Morocco -68%
Dak -68%
Boomer -67%
Deontray -67%
Froylan -67%
Haleem -67%
Jayze -67%
Mudasir -67%
Taz -67%
Kimi -66%
Omran -65%
Jameis -65%
Brazen -65%
Sajad -65%
Viliami -65%
Yoniel -65%
Reznor -65%
Suhas -65%
Winson -65%
Abanoub -64%
Faheem -64%
Javis -64%
Johnhenry -64%
Mako -63%
Adis -63%
Arnez -63%
Barnabas -63%
Endy -63%
Gaston -63%
Murdock -63%
Jabin -62%
Vic -62%
Arthas -62%
Bryshere -62%
Gaurav -62%
Lexton -62%
Matrim -62%
Maxie -62%
Savio -62%
Thaxton -62%
Alezander -61%
Oluwasemilore -61%
Toretto -61%
Bexley -61%
Jolan -61%
Kentavious -60%
Mishael -60%
Redford -60%
Suhail -60%
Vladislav -60%
Zadiel -60%
Taseen -59%
Wrangler -59%
Faiz -59%
Bevan -58%
Django -58%
Hanish -58%
Jahongir -58%
Oluwatise -58%
Samba -58%
Sharvil -58%
Zee -58%
Amrit -58%
Kasra -57%
Shafer -57%
Zebastian -57%
Nuchem -56%
Osmani -56%
Rasul -56%
Tanish -56%
Jazion -55%
Isley -55%
Abimelec -55%
Acelin -55%
Albus -55%
Alma -55%
Antron -55%
Cub -55%
Gedeon -55%
Gunnison -55%
Raynav -55%
Renard -55%
Savino -55%
Taniela -55%
Tavius -55%
Temiloluwa -55%
Garen -54%
Adair -54%
Arinze -54%
Arlind -54%
Baldemar -54%
Dahir -54%
Fuller -54%
Isaid -54%
Macaulay -54%
Romaine -54%
Treyon -54%
Artyom -53%
Davison -53%
Franciszek -53%
Lyman -53%
Eero -53%
Marty -53%
Keahi -53%
Satya -53%
Abdulraheem -53%
Rupert -52%
Dillinger -52%
Dodge -52%
Maui -51%
Anden -51%
Alwaleed -50%
Anzar -50%
Arnell -50%
Avish -50%
Azavion -50%
Bran -50%
Carrington -50%
Dhanvin -50%
Divyansh -50%
Duran -50%
Edgard -50%
Elston -50%
Emilian -50%
Ezequias -50%
Galvin -50%
Gehrig -50%
Gianfranco -50%
Godson -50%
Great -50%
Guilherme -50%
Heinrich -50%
Jader -50%
Jahaire -50%
Jaquavis -50%
Mahith -50%
Messi -50%
Montre -50%
Munachimso -50%
Nello -50%
Olamide -50%
Oluwanifemi -50%
Otoniel -50%
Paulino -50%
Pesach -50%
Peterson -50%
Quantavius -50%
Roma -50%
Ruxin -50%
Seiji -50%
Siraj -50%
Stefanos -50%
Tully -50%
Tykeem -50%
Vashawn -50%
Virgilio -50%
Weber -50%
Yeudiel -50%
Zichen -50%
Rajon -48%
Keldon -48%
Mannix -48%
Wright -48%
Zafar -48%
Nawaf -48%
Snyder -48%
Argenis -48%
Cruzito -48%
Washington -48%
Hatim -48%
Smayan -48%
Tymon -48%
Varian -48%

2018 Name Highlights: Boys' names gaining most popularity

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The biggest upward move this year was Atreus for boys; a name from the video game God of War.
(for complete list, see: 2018 Boys' Names, Grouped By Spelling)

Name                        %Change from 2017

Atreus 1950%
Deluca 420%
Jiren 400%
Nilo 400%
Jaquae 388%
Daire 350%
Dasan 267%
Georgie 267%
Ireoluwa 260%
Tae 260%
Koven 258%
Andrus 250%
Jaydence 250%
Hudhayfah 240%
Keno 240%
Achilleus 240%
Azul 233%
Iniyan 233%
Lux 230%
Averett 229%
Kobyn 229%
Asani 220%
Woody 220%
Yenziel 220%
Izel 217%
Dior 207%
Abdulahad 200%
Ario 200%
Bernardino 200%
Erdem 200%
Kova 200%
Muntasir 200%
Sway 200%
Swayde 200%
Nahmir 194%
Braven 193%
Edric 190%
Chipper 183%
Joyner 183%
Leovanni 182%
Acie 180%
Camelo 180%
Deavon 180%
Griff 180%
Hassen 180%
Marquavious 180%
Mordche 180%
Raymir 180%
Saber 180%
Santiel 180%
Gianlucas 175%
Romir 170%
Kelian 167%
Bohannon 163%
Kalev 163%
Albion 160%
Emmaus 160%
Hyland 160%
Jacarion 160%
Knoxley 160%
Manas 160%
Ananias 158%
Liangelo 158%
Soul 157%
Melchizedek 156%
Quadir 155%
Zuri 155%
Quill 153%
Adharv 150%
Erez 150%
Helio 150%
Kentlee 150%
Miqueas 150%
Nazari 150%
Prem 150%
Rigo 150%
Theodoro 150%
Nihit 146%
Braun 143%
Motty 42%
Treston 143%
Graylen 141%
Kedan 140%
Kwasi 140%
Leniel 140%
Ned 140%
Timothee 140%
Zyel 140%
Corion 138%
Haseeb 138%
Ridhaan 135%
Giannis 135%
Benedetto 133%
Cardell 133%
Cavani 133%
Edrian 133%
Gaspard 133%
Kiansh 133%
Master 133%
Rafiq 133%
Solace 133%
Vasily 133%
Yogi 133%
Yugan 133%
Pryor 131%
Taiga 129%
Bren 125%
Willow 125%
Jaquavious 122%
Priest 122%
Prophet 122%
Ahsan 121%
Brexley 120%
Daley 120%
Dyami 120%
Elix 120%
Gamal 120%
Ghazi 120%
Icarus 120%
Jaquavion 120%
Kahlo 120%
Maan 120%
Marvelous 120%
Tiam 120%
Mazi 119%
Abdur 117%
Alexios 117%
Carnell 117%
Deuce 117%
Juniper 117%
Lonzo 117%
Mohan 117%
Olajuwon 117%
Tavarious 117%
Tien 117%
York 117%
Young 117%
Cyril 114%
Ezekiah 114%
Fawkes 114%
Lyden 114%
Manvik 114%
Arseniy 113%
Genesis 111%
Usman 110%
Bruin 110%
Shayden 109%
Aashir 108%
Draxton 108%
Vitaliy 108%
Wylan 108%
Hutton 107%
Willian 106%
Yurem 106%
Iman 105%
Treylon 105%
Sir 102%
Akoni 100%
Amel 100%
Aqib 100%
Arif 100%
Ashford 100%
Azarion 100%
Azhar 100%
Caldwell 100%
Casanova 100%
Eladio 100%
Harshiv 100%
Hensley 100%
Hercules 100%
Honest 100%
Hux 100%
Ifeoluwa 100%
Jamori 100%
Javarion 100%
Jex 100%
Johnston 100%
Karma 100%
Kensington 100%
Kermit 100%
Koki 100%
Kwabena 100%
Kyndall 100%
Leanthony 100%
Lyfe 100%
Martavis 100%
Mihailo 100%
Myson 100%
Nakari 100%
Nalu 100%
Nesta 100%
Nikodem 100%
Nyree 100%
Patterson 100%
Peace 100%
Potter 100%
Rasmus 100%
Sahan 100%
Sherwood 100%
Shloma 100%
Tobechukwu 100%
Treasure 100%
Tremon 100%
Tri 100%
Ugonna 100%
Yujin 100%
Zahran 100%