Top 1-100 Baby Names for Girls in the U.S. (1970-1979)


Top Baby Names Around the WorldPopularity rankings for Top 1-100 baby girl names in the U.S. in 1970-1979, and rank changes and trends compared to the previous decade. This year, Brandy (#79), Lindsay (#200), Tamika (#228), Latoya (#237), Latasha (#256), Charity (#277), Meghan (#290), Keisha (#293), Summer (#305), Casey (#310), Katina (#321), Lindsey (#328), Ebony (#343), Autumn (#345), Jaclyn (#352), Kenya (#366), Tameka (#368), Lakisha (#368), Tanisha (#375) and Ericka (#375) are the Top 20 new entries that made it into the Top 1000.

RankName
1.▲18Jennifer, Jenifer
2.▲33Amy, Aimee, Amie, Ami
3.▲31Melissa, Melisa, Malissa, Mellisa
4.▲5Michelle, Michele, Michell, Mechelle
5.▲5Kimberly, Kimberley, Kimberlee
6.▼5Lisa, Liza
7.▲14Angela, Angelia
8.▲119Heather
9.▲36Stephanie, Stefanie
10.▲224Jessica
11.▲6Elizabeth, Elisabeth
12.▲174Nicole, Nicolle
13.▲27Rebecca, Rebekah, Rebeca
14.▲17Kelly, Kelli, Kellie, Kelley
15.▼13Mary, Maria, Marie, Mayra, Mara, Maura
16.▲59Christina, Kristina, Cristina
17.▲189Amanda
18.▲72Sarah, Sara
19.▼4Laura, Lori, Laurie, Lora, Lorie, Lorrie, Lauri
20.▼2Julie
21.▲104Shannon, Shannan, Shanon
22.▲5Christine, Kristin, Kristine
23.▼9Tammy, Tami, Tammie, Tammi
24.▼21Karen, Karin, Karyn, Caryn, Caren
25.▲16Tracy, Tracey, Traci
26.▲6Maria, Marie, Mayra, Mariah
27.▲10Dawn
28.▼24Susan, Suzanne, Susanne
29.▲37Andrea, Andria
30.▲37Tina
31.▼21Cynthia
32.▼26Patricia
33.▲114Rachel, Rachelle, Racheal
34.▲106April
35.▼19Lori
36.▲121Crystal, Krystal, Chrystal, Christal, Kristal, Christel
37.▲10Wendy, Wendi, Windy
38.▲73Stacy, Stacey, Staci
39.▼28Sandra, Sondra
40.▲113Jamie, Jami, Jaimie, Jammie
41.▲176Erin
42.▲94Carrie, Carey, Cari, Carie, Cary, Carri
43.▲189Tara
44.▲276Tiffany, Tiffani, Tiffanie
45.▲41Monica, Monika
46.▲192Danielle, Danelle
47.▲58Stacey, Stacy, Staci
48.▼23Teresa
49.▼36Pamela
50.▲111Sara, Sarah
RankName
51.▼1Michele, Michelle, Michell, Mechelle
52.▲68Tonya
53.▲25Katherine, Catherine, Katharine
54.▼34Brenda
55.▼26Denise, Denice
56.▲58Melanie, Melonie
57.▲4Jill
58.▲74Holly, Hollie, Holli
59.▲21Dana, Dayna, Danna
60.▲386Amber
61.▼49Deborah, Debora
62.▲335Erica, Erika, Ericka
63.▼56Linda, Lynda, Lindy
64.▲193Emily, Emilie
65.▼41Sharon, Sharron
66.▲103Tanya, Tonya, Tania, Tawnya, Tana
67.▼59Donna
68.▼35Kathleen, Cathleen
69.▲2Leslie, Lesley
70.▼34Robin, Robyn
71.▲151Christy, Kristi, Kristy, Krista, Christie, Kristie, Christi, Cristy
72.▼14Catherine, Katherine, Katharine
73.▼51Barbara
74.▼48Nancy
75.▲84Kristin, Christine, Kristine, Christin
76.▲121Kristen
77.▲52Heidi
78.▲337Misty, Misti
79.newBrandy, Brandi, Brandie, Brandee
80.▼52Cheryl, Sheryl
81.▼30Jacqueline, Jacquelyn
82.▼39Theresa, Teresa
83.▲87Alicia, Alecia, Alysia
84.▲332Megan, Meghan, Meagan
85.▲51Veronica
86.▲15Anna, Ana
86.▲17Tamara, Tamera
88.▼14Renee, Rene, Renae
89.▼16Gina, Gena
90.▲28Melinda, Malinda
91.▼29Diana, Deanna, Dena, Dianna, Deana
92.▼46Rhonda, Ronda
93.▼5Kathryn, Kathrine
94.▼71Debra
95.▼40Sherry, Sherri, Sheri, Shari, Sherrie, Sheree
96.▲107Allison, Alison, Allyson, Alyson
97.▼27Valerie, Valarie, Valeria
98.▲139Kristina
99.▲75Vanessa, Venessa
100.▼47Paula, Polly


Top Falls for U.S. Baby Names 1970-1979: Debra, Donna, Linda, Cheryl, Barbara

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