Most popular names for year 2016

Find all the most popular baby names across Australia and New Zealand for 2016. Choosing a name for your new baby can be easy, if of course the new mum and dad to be can agree on the baby name in the first place. If not, Huggies has compiled a list of the top 100 baby names for 2016 so you can see what's popular and what's not. If you are not sure what sex your new baby is then we suggest checking out our popular baby girls names page and our popular baby boys names page. We have lists of the popular baby names from the past few years, and lists of the top 100 baby names of all time. Once you have found your favourite popular baby name then then join Huggies to share your baby name lists with friends and family.

2016's most popular names

Gender Name List Origin
girl Evie Hebrew
girl Amelia Teutonic
boy Lucas English
girl Aria Latin
boy Hudson English
girl Ava Latin
girl Olivia Latin
boy Xavier Spanish, Arabic
girl Scarlett English
boy Oliver English
boy Arlo German
boy Luca Italian
girl Zara French, Hebrew, Arabic
girl Charlotte French, Italian
girl Ruby Latin, French
boy Jack Hebrew, English
boy Jasper French, Hebrew, English, Arabic, Persian
boy Alexander Greek
girl Grace Latin, Spanish
girl Sienna Italian, Irish
girl Emily Latin
boy Theodore Greek
girl Sophie Greek, Danish
girl Violet Latin, English
boy Flynn Irish
girl Lexie English
boy Cooper Latin
girl Lily Old German
unisex Evelyn French, Hebrew, Celtic
boy Hunter Anglo Saxon
unisex Charlie French, English
girl Matilda French, Old German
boy William French, German, English
boy Noah Hebrew
boy Thomas Greek, Hebrew
girl Ella Old English, Old German
boy Harper English
girl Mia Latin, Hebrew
girl Isla Scottish, Finnish
girl Isabella Italian
boy Asher Hebrew
boy Finn Irish, English
boy Braxton Anglo Saxon
boy Max Latin
boy Jacob Hebrew
boy Lachlan Scottish
boy Sebastian Latin, Greek
girl Abigail Hebrew
girl Eva Latin, Hebrew
boy Aoidh Scottish
unisex Quinn Greek, Irish, Gaelic, English
unisex Willow English
boy Harrison English
boy Harry English
boy Elijah Hebrew
boy Addison Old English
boy Oscar English
unisex Alexis Greek, English
boy Archie English
boy Liam Irish
girl Stella Latin, Greek
boy Logan Scottish
girl Rose Latin, Greek, French, Scottish
boy Aidan Irish, Gaelic, Anglo Saxon
boy Ashton English
boy Austin French, English
boy Henry French, German
unisex Riley Irish, Gaelic
boy Zachary Hebrew, English
girl Alice Teutonic
boy Hugo Spanish, German
boy Blake English, Scottish
girl Emma Teutonic
unisex Hannah Hebrew
unisex Ivy Greek, English
unisex Maddison German, English, Old English
boy Samuel Hebrew
girl Elise French
boy Harvey Old English
unisex Mackenzie Irish
boy Benjamin Hebrew
unisex Blaze American
girl Chloe Greek
boy Jackson English, Scottish
unisex Kai Hawaiian, Scottish, Navajo Indian
boy Mason French
girl Aaliyah Hebrew, Arabic
unisex Connor Irish, Scottish
boy Joshua Hebrew
boy Ryder English
girl Georgia Greek
girl Phoebe Greek
girl Zoe Greek, Czech
boy Caleb Hebrew
girl Eloise French
girl Ayla Scottish, Finnish
boy Felix Spanish, Anglo Saxon
unisex Frankie French, English
girl Genevieve French, Celtic, Old German
unisex Marley English