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Most popular baby names of 2016 revealed

Posted: 1:20 PM, May 31, 2017
Updated: 2017-05-31 13:20:16-04

NEW YORK — For the third straight year, more newborns in the U.S. were named Emma and Noah than any other moniker.

The Social Security Administration released on Wednesday its list of top baby names.

The most popular female names in 2016 were:

  1. Emma
  2. Olivia
  3. Ava
  4. Sophia
  5. Isabella
  6. Mia
  7. Charlotte
  8. Abigail
  9. Emily
  10. Harper

The most popular male names were:

  1. Noah
  2. Liam
  3. William
  4. Mason
  5. James
  6. Benjamin
  7. Jacob
  8. Michael
  9. Elijah
  10. Ethan