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A lot of babies were born in 2021, and with only two months left in the year, we can now get a better picture of the trends when it comes to what everyone named their tots.

Baby Center just revealed their list of the Most Popular Baby Names of 2021. The girl list is pretty similar to last year’s with Olivia the most popular girl’s name, followed by Emma. Liam is the most popular boy’s name, although new to the Top 10 are Levi and Asher, with Mateo and Logan dropping out of the Top 10.

Top 10 Girl Names of 2021

  1. Olivia
  2. Emma
  3. Amelia
  4. Eva
  5. Sophia
  6. Charlotte
  7. Isabella
  8. Mia
  9. Luna
  10. Harper

Top 10 Boy Names of 2021

  1. Liam
  2. Noah
  3. Oliver
  4. Elijah
  5. Lucas
  6. Levi
  7. Mason
  8. Asher
  9. James
  10. Ethan

As for some of the most popular 2021 baby-naming trends, 40% of parents say they avoid using traditional spellings of names so their child’s name would be unique. While gender-neutral names have been popular for a while, more parents this year went for names that challenged traditional gender stereotypes, with traditionally female names like Tatum, and Eden seeing increases on the boy’s list, and more masculine names like Lennon, Remington, and Stevie rising on the girl’s list.

Read the full article here.

SOURCE: Baby Center