How to choose an English name

If you need to pick an English name, the only way to prevent yourself from picking a stupid-sounding name is to choose one from the 100 most popular English names for your gender during the year you were born. As an examale, on this website you can look up the most popular American names by birth year.

Top 10 Baby Names of 2015

Baby Names
Rank Male name Female name
1 Noah Emma
2 Liam Olivia
3 Mason Sophia
4 Jacob Ava
5 William Isabella
6 Ethan Mia
7 James Abigail
8 Alexander Emily
9 Michael Charlotte
10 Benjamin Harper

See How the Popularity of a Name has Changed Over Time!

Sex associated with name