CA’s Top 20 Baby Names for 2014

Mia_Rose“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.”
 – Romeo and Juliet (II, ii, 1-2)

Are you still thinking about what to name your new little bundle of joy? Will it be something unique or familial, or do you want to go along with the “trendy” names? Either way, we thought it would be fun to find out what the most popular boy and girl names were in California in 2014 . We checked with the Social Security Administration. Curious about the results?

Look below for the results. Maybe something will strike your fancy.

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The above table shows the 20 most frequent given names for male and female births in 2014 in California. The number to the right of each name is the number of occurrences in the data. The source is a 100 percent sample based on Social Security card application data. Source:  Social Security Administration

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