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Most Popular Baby Names of the 1920s

Here are the most popular names of the 1920s. Click on any name to learn more about it, find similar names, or add it to your favorites.

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Rank Name Meaning
1 Mary
Hebrew: Bitter; English: Bitter. Variant of Miriam. …
2 Dorothy
Greek: Gift of God
3 Helen
4 Betty
English: Variation of Elizabeth. My God is bountiful…
5 Margaret
Irish: Name of a saint; Arabic: Child of light, pear…
6 Ruth
Hebrew: Friend
7 Virginia
English: Chaste, virginal; Spanish: Virgin
8 Doris
9 Mildred
English: Mild of strength; Anglo-Saxon: Gentle advisor
10 Frances
11 Elizabeth
English: Bountiful, God of plenty; Hebrew: Bountiful…
12 Evelyn
Celtic: Light; English: Life. A male surname in mode…
13 Anna
Arthurian Legend: Arthur's sister; Native American: …
14 Marie
English: Variant of Mary (bitter); French: Variant o…
15 Alice
English: Of the nobility; German: Sweet; Celtic: Noble
16 Jean
French: Variant of John.; Scottish: Scottish form of…
17 Shirley
English: From the white meadow
18 Barbara
English: Traveler from a foreign land. In Catholic c…
19 Irene
Spanish: Peace
20 Marjorie
21 Florence
English: Flowering
22 Lois
23 Martha
Hebrew: Bitter
24 Rose
French: Rose; Scottish: Flower
25 Lillian
English: The flower lily is a symbol of innocence, p…

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