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 Arvid Polish
unisex Ashby Hebrew
unisex Aspen American
boy Aston English
girl August English
girl Autumn Latin
unisex Avis Latin
unisex Azra Hebrew
boy Bay Vietnamese
girl Beatrice French
boy Bentley Old English
unisex Blue American
girl Brielle French, Irish
unisex Britain English
unisex Britt Hebrew, Scandinavian
boy Brock English
boy Bruce French, English, Scottish
girl Caelyn Gaelic, America
unisex Caine Hebrew
unisex Caley Irish, Gaelic, Celtic, Welsh, English
boy Callum Irish
unisex Cam English, Old English, Scottish, Vietnamese
boy Carson Swedish
unisex Cassidy Irish, Gaelic
girl Cassie Gaelic, Celtic
unisex Channer English
boy Charley English
unisex Chris Greek, English
unisex Colby English, Anglo Saxon
unisex Courtney French, English, Old English
unisex Coy English
boy Dane Old English
girl Dawn Anglo Saxon
unisex Deon American
unisex Devin Gaelic, Celtic
unisex Duscha Slavic
boy Dustin English, Old English, Old German
boy Edward German, Anglo Saxon
girl Eila Irish
unisex Elaine Greek, French
girl Elisabeth German, Hebrew
girl Elouise French
girl Elsa Anglo Saxon
unisex Errigal Celtic/Gaelic
girl Evana Latin
girl Evangeline Greek
girl Evelyne English
unisex Faunus Latin
girl Fiona Celtic, Scottish
boy Francis Latin
girl Gabriella Hebrew
unisex Garland French, English
unisex Gemini Latin
unisex Gili Hebrew
unisex Guadalupe Arabic
girl Haralambia Greek, Cypriot
boy Harold Old English
boy Haydon English
unisex Huso African
unisex Ilana Hebrew
unisex Ilisapesi
girl Imogen Latin
unisex India Sanskrit, English
unisex Istas Native American
unisex Jace American
unisex Jacki English, Scottish
unisex Jae English
unisex Janus Latin
boy Jason Greek, Hebrew
unisex Jordanna English
boy Justin Latin, Hebrew, English
girl Kaelee English
unisex Kalan English
unisex Kali Greek, Sanskrit, Irish
boy Keiran Irish, Gaelic
boy Killian Irish, Gaelic, Celtic, Dutch
boy Kingston English
unisex Kris English
girl Laila Arabic
girl Lani Hawaiian
unisex Leslie Celtic, Scottish
unisex Lindsay Scottish
girl Madelyn English
girl Makayla English
girl Margaret Latin, Greek, Persian
unisex Mika Hebrew, Japanese, Finnish
girl Millicent French, Old German
girl Myra Latin, Spanish, Hebrew
girl Narah Gaelic, Celtic, English, Japanese, Native American, Australian Aboriginal
unisex Nell Greek, Celtic, English
girl Nellie Greek, Celtic, English
girl Nicole English
unisex Nikki English
girl Nora Latin, Greek, Hebrew, English
boy Odin Anglo Saxon
boy Oskar Celtic
unisex Pepin German, Old German
boy Quade Latin
unisex Rani Hebrew, Hindu
unisex Rashad Arabic