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Most Popular Baby Names of 1976

Here are the most popular names of 1976. 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 Daniel
Hebrew: God is my Judge. The biblical prophet and wr…
11 William
German: Resolute protector, will. For a long time af…
12 Joseph
Hebrew: May Jah give increase. In the Bible, Joseph,…
13 Eric
English: Brave ruler
14 Jeremy
Hebrew: Exalted of the Lord; English: Variant of Jer…
15 Kevin
Celtic: Gentle; Irish: Handsome child. Name of a fam…
16 Ryan
Irish: Kingly
17 Jeffrey
English: Peaceful. Variant of Geoffrey. The three-sy…
18 Joshua
Hebrew: God is salvation
19 Richard
German: Powerful, strong ruler. A Teutonic name from…
20 Steven
English: Variant of Stephen. Crown, wreath.
21 Timothy
English: One who honors God. The biblical Timothy wa…
22 Anthony
English: Highly praiseworthy. Mark Antony: (83-30 BC…
23 Thomas
Hebrew: Twin
24 Scott
Scottish: Wanderer; English: From Scotland. A Gael. Surname.
25 Mark
Arthurian Legend: Tristan's uncIe; English: Of Mars,…

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