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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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