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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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