What are the most popular names?
Name fashion is a phenomenon that has probably existed since people started giving them to their children. Therefore, for each new year characterized by different trends. Of course, they are often due to any events in the country or in the world, but often simply inexplicable. In this article we will consider which names are the most popular in Russia and in Europe.
What is the most common male name
Based on statistics in recent years, it can be concluded that the most popular male names in Russia for 3 years are Artem, Egor, Daniel and Matvey. So, in 2012, the list was headed by the name Artem, followed by Matvey and Alexander is in third place.
In 2013, the name Yegor turned out to be the most popular, followed by Artem and Daniel. In the next, in 2014, the list was headed by Matvey, in second place - Artem, the third - Maxim, the fourth - Arseny, on the fifth - Dmitry. In addition, in recent years, the names Alexander, Mikhail, Maxim, Andrey and Ilya have not lost popularity.
In recent years, in Germany, boys are most often called by the names Lukas and Leon. In Italy, the names Alessandro and Francesco were preferred, in England - George, Jack, Oliver, Thomas and William.
If you choose a name for your son, you will help the article How to call a son?
What is the most common female name
The leaders among the female names of recent years in Russia are the following names:
- Sophia or Sophia;
- Daria or Darina.
According to statistics from 2012, the most popular female name is Alice, followed by Maria, Polina and Barbara. In 2013, the most common name was Sophia, in second place was Barbara, in the third - Alice.
In 2014, the most popular among female names are the following:
It can be argued that there has been a return to basics, so to speak, as many parents increasingly choose Old Slavonic names for girls. Read also our article What is the name to give the girl.
What is the most common female name in Europe? In Germany in recent years, girls have often been called Lenami and Hannah.Sophia is popular in Italy, but often parents preferred the names Sarah and Julia. In England, according to the statistics of recent years, the names of Olivia, Amelia, Chloe, Lily and Sophie were chosen the most. Thus, we can safely assume that interest in the name of Sofia and its various variations has increased recently around the world.