Think Baby Names - logo
List A - Z | Top 1000 | Random | Origins

Top Baby Names for Girls in the U.S. (1950-1959)


Popular Boy Names | Popular Girl Names

United States | Canada | England & Wales | Ireland | Scotland | Sweden | Australia

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998 | 1997 | 1996 | 1995 | 1994 | 1993 | 1992 | 1991 | 1990 | 1980-1989 | 1970-1979 | 1960-1969 | 1950-1959 | 1940-1949 | 1930-1939 | 1920-1929 | 1910-1919 | 1900-1909 | 1890-1899 | 1880-1889

1-100 | 200 | 300 | 400 | 500 | 600 | 700 | 800 | 900 | 1000

Top Baby Names Around the World+ means the baby girl name has become more popular in the U.S. in 1950-1959 compared to the previous decade. - means the baby name has become less popular. new means it has suddenly become popular in 1950-1959 as it was not listed in the previous decade's records. Popular 1950-1959 variations of each ranked name are also listed together in decreasing order of popularity.

1-50
1.Mary, Maria, Marie, Maura, Mayra, Mara
2.Linda, Lynda, Lindy
3.+1Patricia
4.+6Susan, Suzanne, Susanne, Suzan
5.+61Deborah, Debora
6.-3Barbara
7.+315Debra, Debrah, Debbra
8.+7Karen, Karin, Caren, Caryn, Karon, Karyn, Karan, Caron
9.-2Nancy, Nanci
10.+6Donna, Dona
11.+37Cynthia
12.-6Sandra, Sondra, Saundra
13.+28Pamela, Pamala, Pamella
14.-5Sharon, Sharron, Sharyn, Sharen
15.+3Kathleen, Cathleen
16.-11Carol, Carole, Karol, Caryl, Carroll
17.+5Diane, Dianne, Diann, Dian, Deann
18.+9Brenda
19.+25Cheryl, Sheryl, Sherrill, Sherryl, Cheryle
20.+3Elizabeth, Elisabeth
21.+3Janet, Janette
22.+71Kathy, Cathy, Kathie, Kathi, Cathie
23.-9Margaret, Margarita, Marguerite
24.-9Janice, Janis
25.-13Carolyn
26.+195Denise, Denice
27.-10Judy, Judi
28.+106Teresa, Teressa
29.+39Rebecca, Rebekah
30.+25Christine, Kristine, Kristin
31.-12Joyce
32.-19Shirley
33.-25Judith
34.+12Catherine, Katherine, Katharine, Katheryn, Catharine
35.-24Betty, Bettie
36.+3Maria, Marie, Mayra
37.-6Beverly, Beverley
38.+425Lisa, Leesa
39.+50Laura, Lori, Laurie, Lora, Lorrie, Lorie, Lauri, Lorri
40.-14Gloria
41.+48Theresa, Teresa, Teressa
42.+11Connie
43.+9Gail, Gayle, Gale
44.+96Julie
45.-7Ann, Anne
46.-16Martha
47.-22Joan
48.+28Paula, Polly
49.+244Robin, Robyn, Robbin
50.-16Bonnie, Bonny
51-100
51.+277Cindy, Cindi, Cinda
52.+117Cathy, Kathy, Cathie, Cathi
53.-10Peggy, Peggie
54.-14Jane, Jean, Jeanne, Jan
55.+373Debbie, Debby, Debi, Debbi
56.-27Marilyn, Marilynn
57.-4Diana, Dianna, Deanna, Dena, Deana
58.+1Wanda
59.+12Kathryn, Cathryn, Kathrine, Cathrine
60.-40Dorothy, Dorothea
61.-25Jean, Jeanne
62.-34Virginia
63.+65Vicki, Vickie, Vicky, Vickey, Vikki
64.+21Sheila, Shelia
65.-7Rose
66.+36Sherry, Sherri, Sheri, Sherrie, Shari, Sheree, Sherie
67.+46Lynn, Lynne, Lyn
68.+5Katherine, Catherine, Katharine, Katheryn, Catharine
69.-36Ruth
70.-13Rita
71.+9Darlene, Darleen
72.-10Jo
73.-6Jacqueline, Jacquelyn, Jacalyn
74.-42Helen, Helene
75.+263Rhonda, Ronda
76.-26Carmen
77.-40Phyllis
78.+627Kim
79.-9Ellen
80.+138Vickie, Vicki, Vicky, Vickey, Vikki
81.+795Lori, Lorri
82.-35Elaine
83.+3Anne, Ann
84.-28Joanne, Joann
85.+91Valerie, Valarie, Valorie, Valeria
86.-8Suzanne, Susanne
87.-45Alice, Alyce
88.-53Frances
88.-37Marie
90.+42Victoria
91.+4Anita
92.+589Kimberly, Kimberley, Kimberlee
93.-24Sally, Sallie
94.+238Laurie, Laura, Lori, Lora, Lorrie, Lorie, Lauri, Lorri
95.+278Terri, Terry, Teri, Terrie
96.+208Michelle, Michele
97.+81Terry, Terri, Teri, Terrie
98.-37Evelyn
99.-12Marcia
100.+72Leslie, Lesley

[1950-1959 baby names> 101-200]
[Baby names 10 years ago in 1940-1949]

[Top]


© 2014 Think Baby Names
Home - About - Terms - Privacy - Contact