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Most Popular Baby Names of 1997

Here are the most popular names of 1997. 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 Jacob
 
Hebrew: Supplanter
3 Matthew
 
Hebrew: Gift of Jehovah. In the Bible, Mathew was on…
4 Christopher
 
Unknown/Other: One who holds Christ in his heart
5 Joshua
 
Hebrew: God is salvation
6 Nicholas
 
Unknown/Other: Variant of Nikolas
7 Brandon
 
English: From the beacon hill
8 Andrew
 
English: Manly, brave. In the Bible the first of the…
9 Austin
 
English: Variant of Augustine; French: Variant of Augustine
10 Tyler
 
English: Tile layer or a variant of Taylor. An Engli…
11 Daniel
 
Hebrew: God is my Judge. The biblical prophet and wr…
12 Joseph
 
Hebrew: May Jah give increase. In the Bible, Joseph,…
13 Zachary
 
Hebrew: Remembered by God; English: Variant of Zacha…
14 David
 
Hebrew: Dearly loved
15 John
 
Hebrew: Jehovah has been gracious, has shown favor. …
16 Ryan
 
Irish: Kingly
17 James
 
Hebrew: Supplanter; English: Replace
18 Anthony
 
English: Highly praiseworthy. Mark Antony: (83-30 BC…
19 William
 
German: Resolute protector, will. For a long time af…
20 Justin
 
Irish: Judicous; English: Just, upright, righteous. …
21 Jonathan
 
Hebrew: Gift from God
22 Alexander
 
Greek: Protector of mankind
23 Robert
 
Scottish: Famed, bright, shining. 14th-century King …
24 Kyle
 
Irish: A place name referring to the narrows, a wood…
25 Christian
 
English: Follower of Christ; Irish: Servant of Christ

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