Most popular names for year 2016

Find all the most popular baby names across Australia and New Zealand for 2016. 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 2016 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.

2016's most popular names

Gender Name List Origin
unisex Bryce Celtic, Welsh, Scottish, Anglo Saxon
boy Elliott Hebrew
girl Faith Latin, Anglo Saxon
boy Fletcher French, English, Scottish
boy George English
unisex Harley Old English
boy Hugh French, English
unisex Indigo Latin
boy Jai English
boy Joseph Hebrew
boy Kade Scottish
boy Leo English
boy Leon French
girl Mabel Latin
girl Madisson English
girl Molly Irish
girl Natalie French
boy Nathan Hebrew
unisex Roman Spanish, French
girl Aila Scottish, Finnish
unisex Blaine Irish, Celtic, English
unisex Drew Greek, German, English, Old French
girl Harriet Teutonic
girl Isabel Hebrew
unisex Jacie American
boy James Hebrew, English
unisex Jamese English
girl Sofia Spanish
girl Summer English
unisex Taylor French, English, Middle English
boy Tristan Latin, French, English, Old Welsh
girl Abbey Hebrew
girl Abbie Hebrew
girl Adeline English
girl Alexa English
girl Alicia English
girl Annabel English
unisex Azaria Hebrew, Arabic
unisex Blair Gaelic, Celtic, Scottish
unisex Casey Irish, Gaelic, Celtic
girl Chelsea Old English
girl Clara Latin
boy Cole Greek, Old English
boy Declan Irish, Gaelic
girl Edie English
boy Emerson Old English, Old German
unisex Ezra Hebrew
unisex Florence Latin, English, Arthurian Legend
boy Jesse Hebrew
girl Kate Greek
unisex Kelsey Irish, Gaelic, English, Scandinavian
boy Levi Hebrew
girl Lia Greek, Hebrew, English
girl Lillian English
unisex Paige French, Old English
unisex Payton English, Old English, Scottish
girl Sierra Spanish, Irish
girl Skylar English, Arabic, Dutch
girl Tabitha Greek, Hebrew
unisex Theo Greek, English
boy Adrian Latin, Greek
girl Allyssa Teutonic
girl Amber Arabic
boy Andrew Greek
unisex Anna Italian, English
girl Arabella Latin
girl Arcadia Greek
unisex Ari Hebrew
unisex Ashley English, Old English
unisex Billie French, German, English
boy Byron French, English
unisex Callan German, Scottish
boy Carter Old English
boy Conor Celtic/Gaelic
unisex Dunne English
girl Emilia Latin
girl Evelina Hebrew, Celtic
girl Jade English
unisex Jamie Hebrew, English
unisex Javier Spanish, French, Arabic
boy Jayden Hebrew
unisex Kendall Celtic, English
girl Laura Latin
boy Mitchell English
boy Nathaniel Hebrew
unisex Nova Latin, Greek
girl Sophia Greek
boy Tom English
unisex Uli German
unisex Vashni Hebrew
unisex Winter English, Old English
girl Zahra Arabic, Swahili
unisex Zander Greek, English
boy Zane English
boy Zion Hebrew
boy Abel Hebrew, Assyrian
unisex Adan Spanish, Irish
girl Adelynn French
girl Anika Spanish, Scandinavian, Hindu
unisex Blaire Gaelic, Celtic, Scottish