The Most Popular American Names

In the list we have sorted American names by popularity, along with their genders and meanings. By clicking on the highlighted names you can see additional information about the name, including the name's origin, religion, similar names and also celebrities with the same name.

Boy Names

Ranking Name Gender Meaning
1 John Boy Yahweh is gracious
2 Michael Boy who is like God?
3 Robert Boy bright fame
4 David Boy beloved
5 James Boy he who supplants
6 William Boy will helmet, protection
7 Richard Boy brave ruler
8 Thomas Boy twin
9 Mark Boy Warlike
10 Charles Boy free man
11 Joseph Boy he will add
12 Paul Boy small
13 Daniel Boy God is my judge
14 Steven Boy Crown; Wreath
15 Brian Boy hill
16 Donald Boy A great chief who rules the world
17 Kevin Boy handsome beloved
18 Gary Boy spear
19 Scott Boy from Scotland, a Scotsman
20 George Boy Farmer
21 Edward Boy wealthy guard
22 Kenneth Boy fire born; good-looking
23 Chris Boy Christ-Bearer
24 Jason Boy healer
25 Ronald Boy Counsel Rule
26 Larry Boy -
27 Christopher Boy bearing Christ
28 Jose Boy -
29 Anthony Boy -
30 Eric Boy Always Ruler
31 Matthew Boy gift of Yahweh
32 Stephen Boy crown, wreath
33 Frank Boy Free Or From France
34 Andrew Boy manly, masculine
35 Jeffrey Boy Divinely peaceful
36 Timothy Boy honouring God
37 Joe Boy -
38 Jerry Boy -
39 Jeff Boy A short form of jefferson
40 Peter Boy stone
41 Terry Boy power of the tribe
42 Jim Boy Supplanter
43 Patrick Boy Nobleman
44 Dennis Boy Devotee Of Dionysos
45 Steve Boy Crown; Victorious
46 Mike Boy -
47 Ryan Boy king
48 Gregory Boy watchful, vigilant
49 Keith Boy woodland, forest
50 Jack Boy God is gracious
51 Raymond Boy protecting hands
52 Douglas Boy black river
53 Tim Boy Short Form Of Timothy
54 Juan Boy God is gracious
55 Roger Boy famous spearman
56 Bruce Boy Thick brush
57 Dan Boy he judged
58 Randy Boy -
59 Wayne Boy wagon builder or driver
60 Don Boy Dark Brown; a mighty and great chief
61 Greg Boy watchful or vigilant
62 Gerald Boy spear ruler
63 Carl Boy A mainly free man
64 Walter Boy ruler of the army
65 Todd Boy fox
66 Jonathan Boy Yahweh has given
67 Craig Boy rock, rocky
68 Adam Boy man
69 Bob Boy Fame; Bright
70 Alan Boy little rock
71 Tony Boy Priceless one
72 Justin Boy just, upright, righteous
73 Henry Boy home ruler
74 Harold Boy army ruler
75 Lee Boy pasture or meadow
76 Joshua Boy Yahweh is salvation
77 Fred Boy Peaceful Ruler
78 Rick Boy Powerful; Brave ruler
79 Dale Boy valley
80 Tom Boy Short Form Of Thomas
81 Carlos Boy Free man
82 Lawrence Boy from Laurentum
83 Martin Boy Servant Of Mars, God Of War
84 Ron Boy Counsel Rule
85 Benjamin Boy son of the south
86 Arthur Boy bear or Thor, the eagle
87 Bill Boy -
88 Aaron Boy high mountain
89 Ralph Boy wolf counsel
90 Matt Boy gift of God
91 Victor Boy champion
92 Sean Boy God is gracious
93 Roy Boy red
94 Jeremy Boy Exalted by the Lord
95 Luis Boy A fame searching warrior
96 Ray Boy Beam of light
97 Albert Boy noble and bright
98 Samuel Boy name of God
99 Shawn Boy God is gracious
100 Jay Boy blue crested bird

Girl Names

Ranking Name Gender Meaning
1 Mary Girl sea of bitterness
2 Linda Girl flexible, soft, mild
3 Patricia Girl Noble
4 Barbara Girl Foreign; Strange
5 Jennifer Girl fair one
6 Maria Girl star of the sea
7 Susan Girl lily
8 Lisa Girl God's promise
9 Karen Girl pure
10 Elizabeth Girl my God is an oath
11 Nancy Girl grace
12 Carol Girl Joyful song
13 Michelle Girl who resembles God
14 Donna Girl lady
15 Sandra Girl Defender Of The People
16 Sharon Girl a fertile plain
17 Laura Girl Laurel
18 Amy Girl beloved
19 Betty Girl Oath of God
20 Margaret Girl pearl
21 Deborah Girl bee
22 Melissa Girl bee
23 Cynthia Girl woman from Kynthos
24 Diane Girl divine
25 Julie Girl youthful or Jove's child
26 Angela Girl messenger; messenger of God
27 Kimberly Girl Cyneburg's field
28 Sarah Girl lady, princess, noblewoman
29 Brenda Girl sword
30 Jessica Girl He sees
31 Kathy Girl pure
32 Dorothy Girl gift of God
33 Kathleen Girl pure
34 Shirley Girl bright meadow
35 Stephanie Girl crown or garland
36 Janet Girl God is gracious
37 Kelly Girl descendant of Ceallach
38 Rebecca Girl join, tie, snare
39 Christine Girl follower of Christ
40 Ann Girl He (God) has favored me
41 Pamela Girl honey or all sweetness
42 Debra Girl bee
43 Kim Girl Short Form Of Kimberly Or Kimball
44 Carolyn Girl free man
45 Jean Girl God is gracious
46 Helen Girl torch
47 Joyce Girl lord
48 Cheryl Girl cherry fruit; green gemstone
49 Amanda Girl fit to be loved, lovable
50 Judy Girl praised
51 Joan Girl God is gracious
52 Teresa Girl late summer
53 Heather Girl evergreen flowering plant
54 Ruth Girl friend
55 Martha Girl the lady, the mistress
56 Denise Girl follower of Dionysius
57 Lori Girl laurel
58 Judith Girl Jewish woman
59 Nicole Girl Victory Of The People
60 Virginia Girl maid, virgin
61 Anna Girl He (God) has favored me
62 Gloria Girl glory
63 Marie Girl star of the sea
64 Catherine Girl pure
65 Cindy Girl -
66 Janice Girl God is gracious
67 Jane Girl God is gracious
68 Tammy Girl date palm
69 Christina Girl follower of Christ
70 Robin Girl Bright Fame
71 Debbie Girl bee
72 Theresa Girl late summer
73 Andrea Girl manly, virile
74 Beverly Girl beaver stream or meadow
75 Tina Girl Follower of Christ
76 Tracy Girl warlike
77 Marilyn Girl star of the sea
78 Diana Girl heavenly, divine
79 Lynn Girl living near a lake, waterfall, or pool
80 Dawn Girl the first appearance of light or daybreak
81 Ashley Girl ash meadow
82 Rachel Girl ewe
83 Paula Girl small
84 Anne Girl Gracious, Merciful
85 Connie Girl -
86 Leslie Girl holly garden
87 Frances Girl from France
88 Bonnie Girl fine, attractive, pretty
89 Shannon Girl old or ancient
90 Katherine Girl pure
91 Wendy Girl Friend Or Blessed Ring
92 Sara Girl princess
93 Doris Girl Dorian woman
94 Alice Girl noble, exalted
95 Peggy Girl pearl
96 Rose Girl rose
97 Jamie Girl he who supplants
98 Sue Girl lily
99 Jacqueline Girl Supplanter
100 Emily Girl rival, laborious, or eager

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