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 Miranda Latin, Spanish, Hebrew
boy Orlando Spanish
boy Paxton English
girl Penny Greek
girl Shayla Celtic
boy Trey Middle English
unisex Winter English, Old English
girl Alexia Greek
girl Alissa English
girl Arwen English
girl Ashlyn English
girl Aurelia Latin
girl Avah English
boy Bennett English
girl Bree Irish
girl Briar French, English
girl Brooklynn English
boy Chester Latin, Old English
unisex Eddie English
boy Jeremiah Hebrew
girl Julia Latin
girl Juliette French
girl Katherine Greek
unisex Keely Irish, Celtic
boy Lawson English
boy Macey
girl Maddie English
boy Maddox Celtic
girl Megan Greek
girl Melissa Greek
girl Michelle French
boy Peter Latin
boy Rafael Spanish, Hebrew
unisex Shiloh Hebrew
boy Zak English
boy Alastair Gaelic, Scottish
unisex Azaria Hebrew, Arabic
unisex Beth Hebrew, Scottish
girl Callie Greek
boy Dane Old English
girl Darcie Gaelic
boy Eric Scandinavian
boy Fergus Celtic, Scottish
girl Hallie Greek, English
boy Keanu
boy Keegan Gaelic, Celtic
unisex Kelsey Irish, Gaelic, English, Scandinavian
girl Maeve Latin, Greek, Celtic
boy Mark English, Old English
boy Oakley Old English
boy Paul English
boy Ronan Irish, Celtic
girl Scarlette English
boy Tanner Old English
boy Trent Latin, Old English
girl Alexi English
boy Andre French
boy Arley Latin
boy Brandon Old English
boy Conrad Teutonic
boy Deacon Greek, English
girl Elly English
girl Harmony Latin, English
girl Jacinta Spanish
unisex Jean French, Scottish
boy Jimmy Hebrew, English
boy Josiah Hebrew
unisex Kalan English
boy Kieran Irish, Gaelic
girl Lili French
girl Melody Greek
girl Remi French
girl Taliah Hebrew
unisex Akira Japanese, Scottish
girl Ally American
unisex Angel Greek
girl Aubree English
girl Ayden Irish
girl Cienna Italian
girl Clementine Latin, French
girl Coco Spanish, Italian
boy Gus Modern
girl Honor Spanish, Irish
girl Izzy English
girl Kelly Gaelic, Celtic
unisex Kyle Gaelic, Scottish
girl Lia Greek, Hebrew, English
girl Libby English
girl Liv English, Norwegian
girl Marie French
boy Ned English
girl Samara Latin, Hebrew
girl Siena
unisex Tait Irish, English, Anglo Saxon, Scandanavian
boy Victor Latin, Spanish
boy Andy English
boy Arlo German
girl Beatrice French
boy Brad English
boy Chace English