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Most Popular Baby Names of 1970

Here are the most popular names of 1970. 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 James
Hebrew: Supplanter; English: Replace
3 David
Hebrew: Dearly loved
4 John
Hebrew: Jehovah has been gracious, has shown favor. …
5 Robert
Scottish: Famed, bright, shining. 14th-century King …
6 Christopher
Unknown/Other: One who holds Christ in his heart
7 William
German: Resolute protector, will. For a long time af…
8 Brian
Celtic: In use in England since the Middle Ages. Pos…
9 Mark
Arthurian Legend: Tristan's uncIe; English: Of Mars,…
10 Richard
German: Powerful, strong ruler. A Teutonic name from…
11 Jeffrey
English: Peaceful. Variant of Geoffrey. The three-sy…
12 Scott
Scottish: Wanderer; English: From Scotland. A Gael. Surname.
13 Jason
Greek: The Lord is salvation; Hebrew: The Lord is salvation
14 Kevin
Celtic: Gentle; Irish: Handsome child. Name of a fam…
15 Steven
English: Variant of Stephen. Crown, wreath.
16 Joseph
Hebrew: May Jah give increase. In the Bible, Joseph,…
17 Thomas
Hebrew: Twin
18 Eric
English: Brave ruler
19 Daniel
Hebrew: God is my Judge. The biblical prophet and wr…
20 Timothy
English: One who honors God. The biblical Timothy wa…
21 Charles
German: A man. French variant of Carl adopted by the…
22 Anthony
English: Highly praiseworthy. Mark Antony: (83-30 BC…
23 Paul
English: Little. Biblical apostle and evangelist Pau…
24 Matthew
Hebrew: Gift of Jehovah. In the Bible, Mathew was on…
25 Kenneth
English: Royal obligation. Good-looking. Fair.; Celt…

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