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Names that Peaked in 1976

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Top Names that Peaked in 1976

  • Antonio

    Antonio is a Shakespearean favorite -- the Bard used it in no less than five of his plays, and has long been a ubiquitous classic in Spanish-speaking countries, where the nickname Tonio is also... Read More 

  • Jeremy

    This one-time trendy form of Jeremiah hovered just outside the Top 25 throughout the 1970s and 80s.

    Scout's brother Jem in To Kill a Mockingbird was christened Jeremy Atticus... Read More 

  • Tobias

    Tobias is the Greek form of the Hebrew Tobiah, which was derived from the name Toviyah. Toviyah was created from the elements tov, meaning “good” and yah, representing the Hebrew... Read More 

  • Luciana

    Lushly elaborate name that makes Lucy more grownup and sensual. Carnie Wilson chose it for her daughter. Lucianus is an ancient Roman family name and Lucianus of Samosata was an early satirist. ... Read More 

  • Veronica

    The name Veronica projects a triple-threat image: at once saintly, sensuous, and strong.

    Veronica was the name of the compassionate woman who wiped Jesus's face when he was on his way... Read More 

  • Damon

    Damon is a name with a strong, pleasing aura (much like the persona of Matt D.) and extremely positive ancient associations. From the classical myth, Damon and Pythias have become symbols of true... Read More 

  • Joey

    This nickname for popular and traditional Joseph has a long history of being used as a given name all on its own. Nonetheless, everyone will always assume that Joey is short for the longer form.... Read More 

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