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These Are The 200 Most Popular Baby Names, And I’ll Be Impressed If You Can Name Just 22

Chances are one of these names is yours — so at least you'll get one right.

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The Social Security Administration maintains a list of the 100 most popular male and female names over the last 100 years. From that data, we made a mega list of the top 200 names (100 male, 100 female), and then sorted them alphabetically.

Now, all you have to do is guess one popular name for each letter of the alphabet, except for Q, U, X, and Y, for which there are no top names. Fair warning: Some first initials are much more popular than others (for example, 20 top names begin with the letter A, while just one top name begins with the letter O). With that all out of the way, let's begin, shall we?

Note: Shortened versions (e.g., Rob instead of Robert) are not accepted.

Here are all the names, by first initial, in case you're curious, beginning with A:

Aaron
Abigail
Adam
Alan
Albert
Alexander
Alexis
Alice
Amanda
Amber
Amy
Andrea
Andrew
Angela
Ann
Anna
Anthony
Arthur
Ashley
Austin

B:

Barbara
Benjamin
Betty
Beverly
Billy
Bobby
Brandon
Brenda
Brian
Brittany
Bruce
Bryan

C:

Carl
Carol
Carolyn
Catherine
Charles
Charlotte
Cheryl
Christian
Christina
Christine
Christopher
Cynthia

D:

Daniel
Danielle
David
Deborah
Debra
Denise
Dennis
Diana
Diane
Donald
Donna
Doris
Dorothy
Douglas
Dylan

E:

Edward
Elijah
Elizabeth
Emily
Emma
Eric
Ethan
Eugene
Evelyn

F:

Frances
Frank

G:

Gabriel
Gary
George
Gerald
Gloria
Grace
Gregory

H:

Hannah
Harold
Heather
Helen
Henry

I:

Isabella

J:

Jack
Jacob
Jacqueline
James
Janet
Janice
Jason
Jean
Jeffrey
Jennifer
Jeremy
Jerry
Jesse
Jessica
Joan
Joe
John
Johnny
Jonathan
Jordan
Jose
Joseph
Joshua
Joyce
Juan
Judith
Judy
Julia
Julie
Justin

K:

Karen
Katherine
Kathleen
Kathryn
Kayla
Keith
Kelly
Kenneth
Kevin
Kimberly
Kyle

L:

Larry
Laura
Lauren
Lawrence
Linda
Lisa
Logan
Louis

M:

Madison
Margaret
Maria
Marie
Marilyn
Mark
Martha
Mary
Matthew
Megan
Melissa
Michael
Michelle

N:

Nancy
Natalie
Nathan
Nicholas
Nicole
Noah

O:

Olivia

P:

Pamela
Patricia
Patrick
Paul
Peter
Philip

R:

Rachel
Ralph
Randy
Raymond
Rebecca
Richard
Robert
Roger
Ronald
Rose
Roy
Russell
Ruth
Ryan

S:

Samantha
Samuel
Sandra
Sara
Sarah
Scott
Sean
Sharon
Shirley
Sophia
Stephanie
Stephen
Steven
Susan

T:

Teresa
Terry
Theresa
Thomas
Timothy
Tyler

V:

Victoria
Vincent
Virginia

W:

Walter
Wayne
William
Willie

Z:

Zachary