On Sunday Cosmopolitan’s snapchat included a list of names they saw rising this year and as a name nerd I felt the need to see just how true their predictions are: Biblical Names: Hezekiah: Since re-entering the US top 1000 in 2006 it has been rising but it’s only up 102 spots in almost a… Continue reading How accurate are Cosmopolitans baby name predictions? Part 1.
Andrew: Position in 1999: 31 Current Position: out of top 100 Fall in Position: at least 69 positions Jackson: Position in 1999: 32 Current Position: 5 Rise in Position: 27 Joel: Position in 1999: 33 Current Position: 106 Fall in Position: 73 Jesse: Position in 1999: 34 Current Position: 101 Fall in Position: 67 Anthony: Position in… Continue reading Most Popular Boys Names of 1999
Sorry about not posting for a few weeks, I had exams and then I was at home with limited internet. I’ll continue with the top names of 1999 later but today’s post is on a name which I first heard a few weeks ago and is now at number four on my list. Like most… Continue reading Hayes
Part three is the 31-40 range and it begins with my own name which can’t have been that popular in WA at the time. This range is a mix of dated choices and those just beginning there fall after a long time climbing the charts. Ebony: Position in 1999: 31 Current Position: 149 Fall in Position: 118… Continue reading Most Popular Girls names of 1999. Part Four
So far it the 21-30 category that has experienced the biggest falls 2 are completely out of the top 100 while Jake: Position in 1999: 21 Current Position: 52 Fall in Position: 31 Alexander: Position in 1999: 22 Current Position: 9 Rise in Position: 13 Kyle: Position in 1999: 23 Current Position: 309 Fall in Position: 286 Christopher:… Continue reading Most Popular Boys Names of 1999. Part Three
The names in the 21-30 range are mostly very dated choices and about half of them were already declining by 1999. Brooke: Position in 1999: 21 Current Position: 142 Fall in Position: 121 Jasmine: Position in 1999: 22 Current Position: 36 Fall in Position: 14 Courtney: Position in 1999: 23 Current Position: 499 Fall in… Continue reading Most Popular Girls Names of 1999. Part Three
Boys names from 11-20 all of these names are still in the top 100 and many were already falling by 1999. Benjamin: Position in 1999: 11 Current Position: 24 Fall in Position: 13 Michael: Position in 1999: 12 Current Position: 50 Fall in Position: 38 Nathan: Position in 1999: 13 Current Position: 73 Fall in Position: 60… Continue reading Most popular boys names of 1999. Part two