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Most Popular Baby Names of 1936

Here are the most popular names of 1936. 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 Robert
Scottish: Famed, bright, shining. 14th-century King …
2 James
Hebrew: Supplanter; English: Replace
3 John
Hebrew: Jehovah has been gracious, has shown favor. …
4 William
German: Resolute protector, will. For a long time af…
5 Richard
German: Powerful, strong ruler. A Teutonic name from…
6 Charles
German: A man. French variant of Carl adopted by the…
7 Donald
Celtic: Dark stranger; Scottish: Great chief. Donald…
8 Thomas
Hebrew: Twin
9 George
English: Farmer. In medieval legend St. George (the …
10 David
Hebrew: Dearly loved
11 Joseph
Hebrew: May Jah give increase. In the Bible, Joseph,…
12 Ronald
Scottish: Mighty or powerful; English: Powerful, rul…
13 Edward
Anglo-Saxon: Guardian; English: Wealthy guardian; Ge…
14 Kenneth
English: Royal obligation. Good-looking. Fair.; Celt…
15 Paul
English: Little. Biblical apostle and evangelist Pau…
16 Frank
English: Free, a free man; French: Free, a free man
17 Raymond
French: Guards wisely; German: Form of Raymond (guar…
18 Jerry
English: Abbreviation of names beginning with Jer- S…
19 Gerald
German: Rules by the spear; English: Rules by the spear
20 Jack
English: God has been gracious, has shown favor. Bas…
21 Harold
English: Army commander
22 Billy
English: Nickname for William (resolute protector) o…
23 Joe
English: Abbreviation of Joseph.
24 Bobby
English: Abbreviation of Robert
25 Larry
English: Abbreviation of Lawrence or Laurence often …

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