Oliver and Ava top 2014 baby names lists

Oliver and Ava are the most popular baby names in Australia this year
Oliver and Ava are the most popular baby names in Australia this year

OLIVER and Ava are the most popular baby names of 2014 in Australia according to

It's the second year in a row Oliver has topped out the list for boys, with Ava having moved up 20 places since last year's survey.   

The list combines names that sound the same but have multiple spellings. For example, the name Isaac recorded being spelt in eight creative ways.   


TOP ten names for boys

  1. Oliver
  2. Noah
  3. Jack
  4. Jackson
  5. William
  6. Thomas
  7. Mason
  8. Lucas
  9. Henry
  10. Liam

    Top ten names for girls

  1. Ava
  2. Amelia
  3. Charlotte
  4. Olivia
  5. Chloe
  6. Ella
  7. Sophie
  8. Mia
  9. Emily
  10. Lily

Topics:  baby names parenting

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