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Most Popular Baby Names of 1966

Here are the most popular names of 1966. 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 Michael
 
Hebrew: Gift from God
2 David
 
Hebrew: Dearly loved
3 James
 
Hebrew: Supplanter; English: Replace
4 John
 
Hebrew: Jehovah has been gracious, has shown favor. …
5 Robert
 
Scottish: Famed, bright, shining. 14th-century King …
6 William
 
German: Resolute protector, will. For a long time af…
7 Mark
 
Arthurian Legend: Tristan's uncIe; English: Of Mars,…
8 Richard
 
German: Powerful, strong ruler. A Teutonic name from…
9 Jeffrey
 
English: Peaceful. Variant of Geoffrey. The three-sy…
10 Thomas
 
Hebrew: Twin
11 Timothy
 
English: One who honors God. The biblical Timothy wa…
12 Christopher
 
Unknown/Other: One who holds Christ in his heart
13 Steven
 
English: Variant of Stephen. Crown, wreath.
14 Brian
 
Celtic: In use in England since the Middle Ages. Pos…
15 Joseph
 
Hebrew: May Jah give increase. In the Bible, Joseph,…
16 Scott
 
Scottish: Wanderer; English: From Scotland. A Gael. Surname.
17 Kevin
 
Celtic: Gentle; Irish: Handsome child. Name of a fam…
18 Paul
 
English: Little. Biblical apostle and evangelist Pau…
19 Daniel
 
Hebrew: God is my Judge. The biblical prophet and wr…
20 Charles
 
German: A man. French variant of Carl adopted by the…
21 Kenneth
 
English: Royal obligation. Good-looking. Fair.; Celt…
22 Anthony
 
English: Highly praiseworthy. Mark Antony: (83-30 BC…
23 Gregory
 
English: On the watch. As the first of 16 Gregory po…
24 Ronald
 
Scottish: Mighty or powerful; English: Powerful, rul…
25 Eric
 
English: Brave ruler

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