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Most Popular Baby Names of 1948

Here are the most popular names of 1948. 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 James
Hebrew: Supplanter; English: Replace
2 Robert
Scottish: Famed, bright, shining. 14th-century King …
3 John
Hebrew: Jehovah has been gracious, has shown favor. …
4 William
German: Resolute protector, will. For a long time af…
5 David
Hebrew: Dearly loved
6 Michael
Hebrew: Gift from God
7 Richard
German: Powerful, strong ruler. A Teutonic name from…
8 Thomas
Hebrew: Twin
9 Charles
German: A man. French variant of Carl adopted by the…
10 Ronald
Scottish: Mighty or powerful; English: Powerful, rul…
11 Larry
English: Abbreviation of Lawrence or Laurence often …
12 Gary
English: Carries a spear; German: Spear
13 Joseph
Hebrew: May Jah give increase. In the Bible, Joseph,…
14 Donald
Celtic: Dark stranger; Scottish: Great chief. Donald…
15 Kenneth
English: Royal obligation. Good-looking. Fair.; Celt…
16 George
English: Farmer. In medieval legend St. George (the …
17 Dennis
English: Variant of Dionysius. Dionysius is the myth…
18 Paul
English: Little. Biblical apostle and evangelist Pau…
19 Edward
Anglo-Saxon: Guardian; English: Wealthy guardian; Ge…
20 Stephen
English: Crown, wreath. In the Bible Stephen was the…
21 Jerry
English: Abbreviation of names beginning with Jer- S…
22 Daniel
Hebrew: God is my Judge. The biblical prophet and wr…
23 Steven
English: Variant of Stephen. Crown, wreath.
24 Roger
German: Renowned spearman; English: Renowned spearman
25 Frank
English: Free, a free man; French: Free, a free man

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