Top 10 Most Popular Baby Names in 2017

November 30, 2017

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Did your child make the cut this year? The list of top baby names for 2017 has been revealed and it's packed with original, new, and unfamiliar picks. 

According to TODAY, the list is created after measuring which names had attracted the largest share on a site called Nameberry. It is run by two women who are both authors and experts on topics including name style, image, and, trends.

TODAY revealed that names tied to ancient cultures and classic literature dominate the list this year. For the world's largest baby name site, there are several new entries headed back to the Namberry Top 100 list including Cora, Maia, and Amara for girls, and Theodore, Jasper, and Henry for boys.

Top Ten Names for Girls

1. Olivia

2. Cora

3. Amelia

4. Charlotte

5. Isla

6. Isabella

7. Maia

8. Aurora

9. Amara

10. Ava

Top Ten Names for Boys:

1. Atticus

2. Asher

3. Jack

4. Theodore

5. Jasper

6. Milo

7. Oliver

8. Silas

9. Henry

10. Wyatt