Top 30 Baby Names of 2018 (September issue)

Back in May we talked about the top 30 baby names of 2018 so far. Well, since then, the list has shuffled a little and new ones have been added.

Let’s have a look at how the list fairs now.

30. Grace (new in)- Girls name. The meaning of the name Grace is Charm. Grace is of Latin origin.

29. Theo (new in)- Boys name. The meaning of the name Theo is Divine Gift. Theo is of Greek origin.

28. Harper (down 13) – Unisex name. The meaning of the name Harper is Harp Player. Harper is of English origin.

27. Archie (new in)- Boys name.  Archie is short for Archibald. The meaning of the name Archibald is Truly Bold. Archie is of English origin.

26. Aria – Girls name. The meaning of the name Aria is Solo Melody. Aria is of Italian origin.

Baby feet

25. Henry (new in)- Boys name. The meaning of the name Henry is Ruler of the Home. Henry is of German origin.

24. Emily (new in)- Girls name. The meaning of the name Emily is To Strive Or Excel Or Rival. Emily is of English origin.

23. Oscar (new in)- Boys name. The meaning of the name Oscar is Deer Lover. Oscar is of Irish origin.

22. Lily (new in)- Girls name. The meaning of the name Lily is Lily Flower. Lily is of English origin.

21. Alfie  (new in)- Boys name. The meaning of the name Alfie is Counsellor. Alfie is of English origin.

20. Isla (new in)- Girls name. The meaning of the name Isla is Island. Isla is of Irish origin.

Little girl with her teddy bear.

19. Freddie (new in)- Unisex name. The meaning of the name Freddie is Peace Ruler. Freddie is of American origin.

18. Sophie (new in)- Girls name. The meaning of the name Sophie is Wisdom. Sophie is of French origin.

17. Charlie (new in)- Unisex name. The meaning of the name Charlie is Free Man. Charlie is of English origin.

16. Charlotte (down 3) – Girls name. The meaning of the name Charlotte is Free. Charlotte is of English origin.

15. Leo (new in) – Boys name. The meaning of the name Leo is Lion. Leo is of Italian origin.

Mum and Baby

14. Ella (down 7) – Girls name. The meaning of the name Ella is Young Girl. Ella is of Spanish origin.

13. Harry (new in) – Boys name. The meaning of the name Harry is Army Ruler. Harry is of English origin.

12. Isabella (up 11) – The meaning of the name Isabella is God Is My Oath. Isabella is of Italian origin.

11. George (new in) – Boys name. The meaning of the name George is Farmer. George is of Greek origin.

10. Mia (up 9) – Girls name. The meaning of the name Mia is Of The Sea Or Bitter. Mia is of Scandinavian origin.

Sleeping Baby

9. Logan (up 15) – Unisex name. The meaning of the name Logan is From The Hollow. Logan is of Irish origin.

8. Ava (up 17) – Girls name. The meaning of the name Ava is Like A Bird. Ava is of Latin origin.

7. Jacob (down 1)- Boys name. The meaning of the name Jacob is Supplanter. Jacob is of Hebrew origin.

6. Sophia (up 15) – Girls name. The meaning of the name Sophia is Wisdom. Sophia is of Greek origin.

5. Jack (new in) – Boys name. Jack is the diminutive form of John or Jackson. The meaning of the name John is God is Gracious. (Hebrew origin). The meaning of the name Jackson is Son of Jack/John. (English origin). Jack is of English origin.

Cute baby girl in a field

4. Amelia (up 13) – Girls name. The meaning of the name Amelia is Work. Amelia is of Latin origin.

3. Noah (up 25) – Unisex name. The meaning of the name Noah is Rest, Peace. Noah is of Hebrew origin.

2. Oliver (up 24) – Boys name. The meaning of the name Oliver is Descendant Of The Ancestor. Oliver is English origin.

1. Olivia (up 25) – Girls name. The meaning of the name Olivia is Ancestor’s Descendant. Olivia is of English origin.

That’s an awful lot of changes in just four months! The top two names in May were Michael and Zoey which are no longer in the top 30! I’m looking forward to seeing how it looks by the end of 2018!

Which name is your favourite this time around? I’d love to hear in the comments below!

Kelly x

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