Top Baby Names In Canada Oldies But Goodies

Emma, Olivia and Sophia top names for girls. Liam, Jacob and William top list of boys' names

It seems Canadians are feeling a bit nostalgic when it comes to picking out baby names especially for girls.  Today’s Parent has released its annual list of the top baby names for 2013.  The top names for girls include Emma, Olivia and Sophia.  The top boy’s names include William, Benjamin and Thomas. 

Biblical names continue to be popular among Canadian parents with Jacob, Samuel, Noah and Gabriel in the top 11. 

Below are the top twenty names for girls and the top 20 names for boys according to Today’s Parent.


Top Names for Girls in 2013

  1. Emma
  2. Olivia
  3. Sofia/Sophia
  4. Zoe(y)
  5. Maya/Mia/Mya
  6. Emilie/Emily
  7. Chloe/Khloe
  8. Lea/Leah
  9. Sara(h)
  10. Ava
  11. Charlotte
  12. Elisabeth/Elizabeth
  13. Sophie
  14. Lily
  15. Ella
  16. Alice
  17. Amelia
  18. Naomi
  19. Anabel/Annabel(le)
  20. Brooklyn
  21. Victoria
  22. Abigail
  23. Eva
  24. Florence
  25. Megan(e)

Top 2013 Canadian baby names for boys

  1. Liam
  2. Jacob
  3. William
  4. Nathan
  5. Samuel
  6. Oliver/Olivier
  7. Lucas
  8. Noah
  9. Benjamin
  10. Ethan
  11. Gabriel
  12. Logan
  13. Alexander/Alexandre
  14. Thomas
  15. Zachary/Zackary
  16. Felix
  17. Alexis
  18. Aidan/Aiden
  19. Mason
  20. Adam
  21. Nicholas/Nicolas
  22. Mathis
  23. James
  24. Jaxon/Jaxson
  25. Jayden


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