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Top Baby Names for Girls in the U.S. (1940-1949)


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Top Baby Names Around the WorldPopularity rankings for baby girl names in the U.S. in 1940-1949 and movements compared to the previous decade.

1-50
1.Mary, Maria, Marie
2.-93Linda, Lynda
3.-93Barbara
4.-1Patricia
5.-6Carol, Carole, Karol, Carroll, Caryl, Carrol
6.-44Sandra, Saundra, Sondra
7.-2Nancy, Nanci
8.-32Judith
9.-78Sharon, Sharron, Sharyn, Sharen, Sheron, Sherron
10.-111Susan, Suzanne, Susanne, Suzan, Susann
11.+9Betty, Bettie
12.-18Carolyn, Karolyn, Carolynn
13.+9Shirley, Shirlee
14.+6Margaret, Margarita, Marguerite
15.-126Karen, Karin, Karon, Caren, Karyn, Karren
16.-6Donna, Dona, Donnie
17.-93Judy, Judi, Judie
18.-54Kathleen, Cathleen, Kathlyn
19.+7Joyce
20.+14Dorothy, Dorothea
21.-4Janet, Janette
22.-91Diane, Dianne, Diann, Dian
23.+6Elizabeth, Elisabeth
24.-21Janice, Janis
25.+18Joan
26.-3Gloria
27.-274Brenda
28.+13Virginia
29.+13Marilyn, Marilynn, Marylin, Marylyn
30.+4Martha
31.+10Beverly, Beverley
32.+22Helen, Helene
33.+19Ruth
34.-34Bonnie, Bonny
35.+16Frances
36.+18Jean, Jeanne
37.+10Phyllis, Phylis, Phillis
38.+4Ann, Anne
39.+1Maria, Marie
40.-7Jane, Jean, Jeanne, Jan
41.-437Pamela, Pamala, Pamella
42.+19Alice, Alyce
43.+7Peggy, Peggie
44.-579Cheryl, Sheryl, Sherrill, Cheryle, Sherryl
45.+32Doris, Dorris
46.+3Catherine, Katherine, Katharine, Katheryn, Catharine
47.-5Elaine
48.-150Cynthia
49.+25Lois, Louise
50.-8Carmen
51-100
51.+19Marie
52.-88Gail, Gayle, Gale
53.-92Connie
53.-153Diana, Deanna, Dianna, Dena, Deana
55.-74Christine, Kristine, Kristin
56.-74Joanne, Joann
57.-74Rita
58.+21Rose
59.+8Wanda
60.-38Carole, Carol, Karol, Carroll, Caryl, Carrol
61.+30Evelyn
62.-34Jo
63.-10Charlotte
64.+25Geraldine
65.+37Norma
66.-347Deborah
67.-15Jacqueline, Jacquelyn, Jacquelin
68.-101Rebecca, Rebekah
69.-1Sally, Sallie
70.-31Ellen
71.-40Kathryn, Cathryn, Kathrine
72.+39Anna, Ana
73.-29Katherine, Catherine, Katharine, Katheryn, Catharine
73.-53Sue
75.+13Sarah, Sara
76.-127Paula, Polly
77.-127Joann, Joanne
78.-85Suzanne, Susanne
79.+15Patsy
80.-20Darlene, Darleen
81.-13Roberta
82.+7Sylvia, Silvia
83.+42Annie, Anna, Ana
84.+42Louise, Lois
85.-97Sheila, Shelia
86.-4Anne, Ann
87.-64Marcia
88.-32Eileen, Ilene, Aileen, Aline, Alene
89.-10Laura, Laurie, Lora, Lori
89.+15Theresa, Teresa
91.-16Rosemary, Rosemarie
92.+72Dolores, Delores, Deloris
93.-601Kathy, Cathy, Kathie, Cathie, Kathi
94.+59Mildred
95.-24Anita
96.+41Juanita
97.-103Glenda, Glynda, Glinda
98.-41Kay, Kaye
99.+55Marjorie
100.+54Irene

[1940-1949 baby names >> 101-200]
[Baby names 10 years ago in 1930-1939]

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