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Top 1-100 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.(9)Betty, Bettie
12.18Carolyn, Karolyn, Carolynn
13.(9)Shirley, Shirlee
14.(6)Margaret, Margarita, Marguerite
15.126Karen, Karin, Karon, Caren, Karyn, Karren
16.6Donna, Dona, Donnie
17.93Judy, Judi, Judie
18.54Kathleen, Cathleen, Kathlyn
19.(7)Joyce
20.(14)Dorothy, Dorothea
21.4Janet, Janette
22.91Diane, Dianne, Diann, Dian
23.(6)Elizabeth, Elisabeth
24.21Janice, Janis
25.(18)Joan
26.3Gloria
27.274Brenda
28.(13)Virginia
29.(13)Marilyn, Marilynn, Marylin, Marylyn
30.(4)Martha
31.(10)Beverly, Beverley
32.(22)Helen, Helene
33.(19)Ruth
34.34Bonnie, Bonny
35.(16)Frances
36.(18)Jean, Jeanne
37.(10)Phyllis, Phylis, Phillis
38.(4)Ann, Anne
39.(1)Maria, Marie
40.7Jane, Jean, Jeanne, Jan
41.437Pamela, Pamala, Pamella
42.(19)Alice, Alyce
43.(7)Peggy, Peggie
44.579Cheryl, Sheryl, Sherrill, Cheryle, Sherryl
45.(32)Doris, Dorris
46.(3)Catherine, Katherine, Katharine, Katheryn, Catharine
47.5Elaine
48.150Cynthia
49.(25)Lois, Louise
50.8Carmen
51-100
51.(19)Marie
52.88Gail, Gayle, Gale
53.92Connie
53.153Diana, Deanna, Dianna, Dena, Deana
55.74Christine, Kristine, Kristin
56.74Joanne, Joann
57.74Rita
58.(21)Rose
59.(8)Wanda
60.38Carole, Carol, Karol, Carroll, Caryl, Carrol
61.(30)Evelyn
62.34Jo
63.10Charlotte
64.(25)Geraldine
65.(37)Norma
66.347Deborah
67.15Jacqueline, Jacquelyn, Jacquelin
68.101Rebecca, Rebekah
69.1Sally, Sallie
70.31Ellen
71.40Kathryn, Cathryn, Kathrine
72.(39)Anna, Ana
73.29Katherine, Catherine, Katharine, Katheryn, Catharine
73.53Sue
75.(13)Sarah, Sara
76.127Paula, Polly
77.127Joann, Joanne
78.85Suzanne, Susanne
79.(15)Patsy
80.20Darlene, Darleen
81.13Roberta
82.(7)Sylvia, Silvia
83.(42)Annie, Anna, Ana
84.(42)Louise, Lois
85.97Sheila, Shelia
86.4Anne, Ann
87.64Marcia
88.32Eileen, Ilene, Aileen, Aline, Alene
89.10Laura, Laurie, Lora, Lori
89.(15)Theresa, Teresa
91.16Rosemary, Rosemarie
92.(72)Dolores, Delores, Deloris
93.601Kathy, Cathy, Kathie, Cathie, Kathi
94.(59)Mildred
95.24Anita
96.(41)Juanita
97.103Glenda, Glynda, Glinda
98.41Kay, Kaye
99.(55)Marjorie
100.(54)Irene


Top Gains for U.S. Baby Names 1940-1949: Kathy, Cheryl, Pamela, Deborah, Brenda

Among the Top 1-100 1940-1949 baby names in the U.S., Kathy (601), Cheryl (579), Pamela (437), Deborah (347) and Brenda (274) have risen the most in popularity compared to 10 years ago in 1930-1939.


Top Falls for U.S. Baby Names 1940-1949: Dolores, Mildred, Marjorie, Irene, Annie

Among the Top 1-100 1940-1949 baby names in the U.S., Dolores (72), Mildred (59), Marjorie (55), Irene (54) and Annie (42) have fallen the most in popularity compared to 10 years ago in 1930-1939.


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