Liam and Emma Are the Most Popular Names for the Third Year in a Row
PHOENIX— The Arizona Department of Health Services released its preliminary list of the top 100 names of babies born in Arizona in 2018 today. Emma is the top name for girls, and Liam is the top name for boys for the third year in a row. The top five girl names for 2018 are Emma, Olivia, Mia, Isabella and Sophia. The top five boy names for 2018 are Liam, Noah, Sebastian, Oliver and Benjamin.
The list of baby names comes from birth certificates submitted to the Arizona Department of Health Services’ Bureau of Vital Records. An official count of the year’s top baby names will be verified and posted online at azhealth.gov in February 2019.
The complete list of Arizona’s top 100 baby names is: