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Most Popular Baby Names of 1981

Here are the most popular names of 1981. 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 Jennifer
English: Fair one. Variant of Guinevere. In Arthuria…
2 Jessica
Hebrew: Rich
3 Amanda
English: Worthy of being loved; Spanish: Lovable
4 Sarah
Hebrew: Princess
5 Melissa
Greek: Bee
6 Amy
English: Beloved; French: Dearly loved, beloved
7 Nicole
Filipino: Victory of the people; French: Victory of …
8 Stephanie
French: Crowned in victory
9 Elizabeth
English: Bountiful, God of plenty; Hebrew: Bountiful…
10 Heather
English: A flowering evergreen plant that thrives on…
11 Michelle
French: Feminine of Michael (gift from God); Hebrew:…
12 Rebecca
Hebrew: Captivating
13 Kimberly
English: From the royal fortress meadow
14 Tiffany
French: Appearance of God
15 Angela
French: Angel; Spanish: Angel
16 Crystal
English: Follower of Christ
17 Christina
English: Follower of Christ; Greek: Follower of Christ
18 Lisa
German: Devoted to God; English: Variation of Elizab…
19 Erin
Irish: From Ireland; Celtic: From Ireland
20 Amber
Arabic: Jewel, jewel-quality fossilized resin, as a …
21 Laura
English: The laurel tree or sweet bay tree symbolic …
22 Rachel
Hebrew: Ewe; German: Lamb
23 Kelly
Celtic: Descendant of Ceallach
24 Andrea
Spanish: Manly, virile; French: Feminine form of
25 April
English: Opening buds of spring, born in April

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