Top La. baby names of 2018 announced

Top La. baby names of 2018 announced
(Source: Social Security Administration)

(WAFB) - Top baby names for 2018 are in!

On Thursday, May 16, the Social Security Administration announced 2018′s top baby names. In Louisiana, Noah took the top spot for boy names, while Ava came in first for girls. Nationally, Liam was the most popular boy name, while Emma was the top girl name. Louisiana’s top names, Noah and Ava, came in No. 2 and No. 3 nationally.

2018 TOP BOY NAMES IN LOUISIANA

  1. Noah
  2. Liam
  3. Elijah
  4. James
  5. William
  6. Mason
  7. John
  8. Luke
  9. Wyatt
  10. Oliver

2018 TOP GIRL NAMES IN LOUISIANA

  1. Ava
  2. Olivia
  3. Emma
  4. Amelia
  5. Harper
  6. Avery
  7. Charlotte
  8. Sophia
  9. Isabella
  10. Lillian

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Top 10 national baby names for 2018
Top 10 national baby names for 2018 (Source: Social Security Administration)

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