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Most Popular Baby Names of 1974

Here are the most popular names of 1974. 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 Jason
 
Greek: The Lord is salvation; Hebrew: The Lord is salvation
3 Christopher
 
Unknown/Other: One who holds Christ in his heart
4 David
 
Hebrew: Dearly loved
5 James
 
Hebrew: Supplanter; English: Replace
6 John
 
Hebrew: Jehovah has been gracious, has shown favor. …
7 Robert
 
Scottish: Famed, bright, shining. 14th-century King …
8 Brian
 
Celtic: In use in England since the Middle Ages. Pos…
9 Matthew
 
Hebrew: Gift of Jehovah. In the Bible, Mathew was on…
10 William
 
German: Resolute protector, will. For a long time af…
11 Daniel
 
Hebrew: God is my Judge. The biblical prophet and wr…
12 Joseph
 
Hebrew: May Jah give increase. In the Bible, Joseph,…
13 Eric
 
English: Brave ruler
14 Kevin
 
Celtic: Gentle; Irish: Handsome child. Name of a fam…
15 Jeffrey
 
English: Peaceful. Variant of Geoffrey. The three-sy…
16 Mark
 
Arthurian Legend: Tristan's uncIe; English: Of Mars,…
17 Richard
 
German: Powerful, strong ruler. A Teutonic name from…
18 Scott
 
Scottish: Wanderer; English: From Scotland. A Gael. Surname.
19 Steven
 
English: Variant of Stephen. Crown, wreath.
20 Thomas
 
Hebrew: Twin
21 Anthony
 
English: Highly praiseworthy. Mark Antony: (83-30 BC…
22 Timothy
 
English: One who honors God. The biblical Timothy wa…
23 Charles
 
German: A man. French variant of Carl adopted by the…
24 Jeremy
 
Hebrew: Exalted of the Lord; English: Variant of Jer…
25 Ryan
 
Irish: Kingly

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