The top four — and seven of the Top 10 — names for girls end in the letter A. Britain's adorable princess is likely the reason for the popularity of the name Charlotte in recent years. And while Amara was a character on the popular show "The Vampire Diaries," the name has been in the news most recently with the rising popularity of Afro-Latina entertainer and "Love & Hip Hop Miami" star Amara La Negra and publicity for Chicago mayoral candidate Amara Enyia.
Top 10 names for boys in 2018
Although the name Louis hasn't climbed into the Top 10, it has moved up from No. 277 in 2017 to No. 31. The rise in popularity is no doubt because of Britain's newest royal, Prince Louis Arthur Charles, now 8 months old.
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The top boys' and girls' names of 2018 are a repeat. Olivia tops the list of the most popular girls' name for a third year in a row and Atticus tops the boys' list again, too.