Popular website releases top baby names for 2015
A parenting and pregnancy website has released the top baby names for 2015.
10 most popular girl names of 2015:
10 most popular boys names of 2015:
Baby Center bases its top ten lists on the names of more than 340,000 babies born to parents registered on their website.
The official U.S. Government name popularity list comes out in the spring.
The website also says names of Instagram filters may be inspiring some new parents.
Lux, Juno, Reyes, Ludwig, Valencia, and Willow – all of which are filters used on Instagram – are baby names on the rise, Babycenter.com’s data shows.
New parents also seem to be turning to names used in young adult fiction bestsellers and movies.
The name Hazel, a character in The Fault in Our Stars, and Eleanor from Eleanor & Park are also on the rise.