Most popular names for year 2012

Find all the most popular baby names across Australia and New Zealand for 2012. 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 2012 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.

2012's most popular names

Gender Name List Origin
girl Louise Teutonic
boy Rocco Italian
girl Allira Aboriginal
unisex Ari Hebrew
girl Bonnie Scottish
girl Brielle French, Irish
girl Esther Latin, Greek
unisex Ezra Hebrew
boy Julian Spanish, French, English
girl Katie English
boy Keiran Irish, Gaelic
girl Zali Hebrew
boy Adrian Latin, Greek
girl Arcadia Greek
boy Avery French, Anglo Saxon
girl Caitlyn Celtic, Welsh
unisex Dakota Native American
unisex Devon English, Old English
girl Echo Greek
girl Esme Latin, Greek
unisex India Sanskrit, English
unisex Jamie Hebrew, English
girl May Latin, Hebrew
girl Aila Scottish, Finnish
girl Anabelle Latin, Russian
girl Angelina Italian
boy Benji English
girl Bridget Celtic
girl Danielle French, Hebrew
boy Dante Italian
boy Dean Latin, French, Old English
girl Edie English
boy Jaden Hebrew
boy Jeremy Hebrew, English
unisex Kane Gaelic, Celtic, Welsh, Japanese, Hawaiian
girl Penelope Greek, Hawaiian
boy Preston Old English
girl Sara Spanish, Hebrew, Arabic
girl Taylah English
unisex Theo Greek, English
boy Zeke Hebrew, English, Arabic
girl Anastasia Spanish, Greek
boy Baily French, English
unisex Blair Gaelic, Celtic, Scottish
boy Cade
boy Campbell French, Scottish
boy Conor Celtic/Gaelic
boy Jonah Hebrew
boy Jonathan Hebrew
girl Kaia Greek
girl Laila Arabic
girl Lydia Greek
boy Mathew Hebrew, English
unisex Zander Greek, English
girl Abagael Celtic
girl Autumn Latin
unisex Baxter English, Old English
girl Clara Latin
girl Elle French
boy Ewan Gaelic, Celtic
girl Hope Anglo Saxon
girl Lacie Russian
boy Macy Old English, Old French
girl Maggie Greek
boy Manawa Maori
girl Mary Hebrew
girl Naomi Hebrew, Japanese
boy Reece English, Old Welsh
unisex Regan Gaelic, Celtic
boy Timothy Greek
girl Bailee English
unisex Courtney French, English, Old English
boy Damon Greek, English
unisex Drew Greek, German, English, Old French
girl Giselle French, German
unisex Iris Greek, Hebrew
boy Jonas Hebrew
girl Kaylee Gaelic
girl Kyla Hebrew
girl Millicent French, Old German
girl Nikita African, Hindu
unisex Ryley Gaelic, English
boy Travis French, English
girl Anika Spanish, Scandinavian, Hindu
girl Breanna Irish
unisex Callan German, Scottish
girl Celeste Latin
girl Eliana Hebrew
girl Emilie Latin
boy Jed Hebrew, Arabic
girl Nicole English
unisex Tully Irish, Gaelic, Celtic
girl Amity Latin
boy Ashur Hebrew
unisex Casey Irish, Gaelic, Celtic
boy Darius Greek, Persian
girl Emmy English
unisex Jane Hebrew, English
girl Kaitlyn Irish
girl Leilani Polynesian