Most popular baby names for girls in Kentucky

Published 12:07 pm Sunday, July 18, 2021

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Most popular baby names for girls in Kentucky

Stacker compiled a list of the most popular baby names for girls in Kentucky using data from the Social Security Administration. Names are ranked by the number of babies in 2020, with ties broken by highest ranking since 2000.

Olivia is currently the most popular girl name in the United States while Emma, Ava, Charlotte, and Sophia round out the top five.

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#50. Kennedy

Kennedy is a name of Irish origin meaning “chieftain”.

Kentucky
– Number of babies in 2020: 66
– Change since 2015: -28.3%
– Highest rank since 2000: #28 in 2014

National
– Rank: #72
– Number of babies: 3,342

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#49. Nevaeh

Nevaeh is a name of American origin, Nevaeh is “heaven” spelled backwards.

Kentucky
– Number of babies in 2020: 67
– Change since 2015: -18.3%
– Highest rank since 2000: #20 in 2011

National
– Rank: #83
– Number of babies: 3,076

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#48. Hadley

Hadley is a name of English origin meaning “heather meadow”.

Kentucky
– Number of babies in 2020: 68
– Change since 2015: -19.0%
– Highest rank since 2000: #31 in 2013

National
– Rank: #111
– Number of babies: 2,414

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#47. Aubrey

Aubrey is a Norman French variation of the German name “Alberic”, meaning “elf ruler”.

Kentucky
– Number of babies in 2020: 68
– Change since 2015: -50.0%
– Highest rank since 2000: #9 in 2012

National
– Rank: #56
– Number of babies: 3,886

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#46. Nora

Nora is a derivation of the name Norah, a name of Latin origin meaning “honor”.

Kentucky
– Number of babies in 2020: 69
– Change since 2015: -17.9%
– Highest rank since 2000: #20 in 2019