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Most Popular Baby Names of 1961

Here are the most popular names of 1961. 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
76 Bobby
English: Abbreviation of Robert
77 Greg
English: Abbreviation of Gregory
78 Jim
English: Variant of Jacob (supplanter); Hebrew: Supplanter
79 Philip
English: Fond of horses. Form of Phillip.; French: L…
80 Darryl
English: Variant of Darrell
81 Jay
English: Variant of names like Jason and Jacob; Germ…
82 Bryan
English: Popular variant of Brian; Celtic: Strong; A…
83 Roy
Scottish: Red; French: Regal; Celtic: Red haired
84 Dean
English: From the dene
85 Arthur
Arthurian Legend: Noble, courageous. Legendary sixth…
86 Willie
English: Resolute, will. Abbreviation of names begin…
87 Bradley
English: Broad clearing in the wood
88 Tom
English: Derives from Thomas (twin)
89 Samuel
Hebrew: Asked of God
90 Jack
English: God has been gracious, has shown favor. Bas…
91 Henry
French: Rules the home; German: Rules his household.…
92 Ronnie
English: Rules with counsel. Form of Ronald from Reynold.
93 Jon
French: Variant of John or abbreviation of Jonathan …
94 Ralph
English: Red wolf
95 Harold
English: Army commander
96 Allen
Celtic: Handsome
97 Albert
English: Noble, bright. Prince Albert was Queen Vict…
98 Vincent
English: Conquering
99 Victor
Spanish: Victor
100 Troy
French: Curly haired; English: Troy derives from the…

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