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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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