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Most Popular Baby Names of 1987

Here are the most popular names of 1987. 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 Christopher
 
Unknown/Other: One who holds Christ in his heart
3 Matthew
 
Hebrew: Gift of Jehovah. In the Bible, Mathew was on…
4 Joshua
 
Hebrew: God is salvation
5 David
 
Hebrew: Dearly loved
6 Andrew
 
English: Manly, brave. In the Bible the first of the…
7 Daniel
 
Hebrew: God is my Judge. The biblical prophet and wr…
8 James
 
Hebrew: Supplanter; English: Replace
9 Justin
 
Irish: Judicous; English: Just, upright, righteous. …
10 Robert
 
Scottish: Famed, bright, shining. 14th-century King …
11 John
 
Hebrew: Jehovah has been gracious, has shown favor. …
12 Joseph
 
Hebrew: May Jah give increase. In the Bible, Joseph,…
13 Ryan
 
Irish: Kingly
14 Brandon
 
English: From the beacon hill
15 William
 
German: Resolute protector, will. For a long time af…
16 Nicholas
 
Unknown/Other: Variant of Nikolas
17 Anthony
 
English: Highly praiseworthy. Mark Antony: (83-30 BC…
18 Jonathan
 
Hebrew: Gift from God
19 Kevin
 
Celtic: Gentle; Irish: Handsome child. Name of a fam…
20 Brian
 
Celtic: In use in England since the Middle Ages. Pos…
21 Eric
 
English: Brave ruler
22 Kyle
 
Irish: A place name referring to the narrows, a wood…
23 Jason
 
Greek: The Lord is salvation; Hebrew: The Lord is salvation
24 Thomas
 
Hebrew: Twin
25 Steven
 
English: Variant of Stephen. Crown, wreath.

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