Thinking about baby names?
Wondering what names have been popular recently?
According to a news release today from the Government of Ontario the top baby names in Ontario for 2020 were Olivia and Noah. Olivia has now been the top baby girl name in Ontario for over a decade, with 11 consecutive years in the number one spot. Charlotte also continues as the second-most popular name for girls. Noah took the top spot as the most popular name for boys for the second year in a row, with Liam following closely behind. This year we also welcome Isla, Theodore, and Leo to the top 10.
The top 10 names for girls and boys, respectively, in 2020 were:
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