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Top 100 Baby Names in Wales Last Year

Top 100 Baby Names in Wales Last Year

It’s that time of year again when the Office for National Statistics (ONS) release the most popular Baby Names for Last Year and we have the Top 100 Baby Names listed here for you to see

Each Year the Office for National Statistics (ONS) release the most popular Baby Names for the previous year in England and Wales by using registrar details. Below we have segregated the stats to just show you what was popular in Wales in 2017.

Here are the Top 100 Boys and Girls Baby Names in 2017:

 

 Boys

  1. Oliver
  2. Noah
  3. Jacob
  4. George
  5. Theo
  6. Jack
  7. Charlie
  8. Leo
  9. Alfie
  10. Harry
  11. Oscar
  12. Logan
  13. William
  14. Thomas
  15. Archie
  16. Dylan
  17. Isaac
  18. Harri
  19. Harrison
  20. Finley
  21. Freddie
  22. Osian
  23. Arthur
  24. Joshua
  25. James
  26. Lucas
  27. Mason
  28. Jaxon
  29. Joseph
  30. Elijah
  31. Riley
  32. Henry
  33. Ollie
  34. Arlo
  35. Ethan
  36. Carter
  37. Harley
  38. Reuben
  39. Evan
  40. Max
  41. Benjamin
  42. Toby
  43. Alexander
  44. Elis
  45. Jenson
  46. Caleb
  47. Daniel
  48. Jake
  49. Blake
  50. Samuel
  51. Theodore
  52. Jac
  53. Rhys
  54. Sebastian
  55. Rowan
  56. Tomos
  57. Reggie
  58. Cai
  59. Louie
  60. Ezra
  61. Morgan
  62. Zachary
  63. Edward
  64. Rory
  65. Hugo
  66. Jayden
  67. Eli
  68. Luca
  69. Teddy
  70. Ellis
  71. Ioan
  72. Macsen
  73. Roman
  74. Harvey
  75. Jackson
  76. Owen
  77. Jesse
  78. Hunter
  79. Albie
  80. Elliot
  81. Alex
  82. Tommy
  83. Connor
  84. Dexter
  85. Frankie
  86. Hari
  87. Hudson
  88. Cole
  89. Elliott
  90. Muhammad
  91. Adam
  92. David
  93. Gruffydd
  94. Jude
  95. Lincoln
  96. Parker
  97. Ryan
  98. Seth
  99. Sonny
  100. Austin

Girls

  1. Olivia
  2. Amelia
  3. Ava
  4. Isla
  5. Ella
  6. Emily
  7. Sophia
  8. Evie
  9. Mia
  10. Poppy
  11. Isabella
  12. Isabelle
  13. Freya
  14. Lily
  15. Grace
  16. Willow
  17. Ruby
  18. Aria
  19. Harper
  20. Phoebe
  21. Charlotte
  22. Elsie
  23. Evelyn
  24. Daisy
  25. Erin
  26. Scarlett
  27. Ffion
  28. Millie
  29. Sienna
  30. Ivy
  31. Jessica
  32. Rosie
  33. Seren
  34. Megan
  35. Esme
  36. Sophie
  37. Layla
  38. Ellie
  39. Alice
  40. Lola
  41. Mali
  42. Imogen
  43. Sofia
  44. Thea
  45. Florence
  46. Eva
  47. Hallie
  48. Bella
  49. Lottie
  50. Maisie
  51. Holly
  52. Matilda
  53. Alys
  54. Emilia
  55. Chloe
  56. Mila
  57. Molly
  58. Eliza
  59. Aurora
  60. Darcie
  61. Lilly
  62. Nia
  63. Gracie
  64. Lexi
  65. Cadi
  66. Eira
  67. Luna
  68. Amber
  69. Martha
  70. Lowri
  71. Lucy
  72. Penelope
  73. Robyn
  74. Efa
  75. Eleanor
  76. Nancy
  77. Harriet
  78. Madison
  79. Elin
  80. Maddison
  81. Rose
  82. Violet
  83. Nansi
  84. Summer
  85. Ariana
  86. Eleri
  87. Gwen
  88. Hannah
  89. Darcey
  90. Elizabeth
  91. Maya
  92. Mollie
  93. Brooke
  94. Jasmine
  95. Lili
  96. Bonnie
  97. Darcy
  98. Faith
  99. Georgia
  100. Lacey

 

Which Names Entered the Top 20 in 2017?

There were four new entries into the top 20 most popular boys’ names in 2017 for Wales, which are Archie, Issac, Hari and Finley, which replaced Joshua, Joseph, James and Lucas from the top 20 in 2016. Oliver is the most popular boys name for the fifth year in a row, but its actually been in the top 5 boys names since 2008. Jacob has been in the top 5 most popular boys name since 2010 and Noah in the top 5 since 2014.

There were three new entries in the top 20 most popular girls’ names in 2017 in Wales, which are Aria, Willow and Phoebe, which replaced Charlotte, Seren and Erin from the top 20 in 2016. Olivia is the most popular girls name in Wales for he second year in a row, although it has been in the top 5 girls names since 2008. Amelia has been in the top 5 most popular girls name since 2010 and Ava in the top 5 since 2011.

 

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