Amazing Names Below the Top 1000
What are the most amazing names that swim just below the hallowed Top 1000 baby names in the US?
The Top 1000 list for girls ends with Maliah, given to 259 baby girls in 2018, the most recent year counted. For boys, the final name on the list is Markus, used for 206 little boys.
But what about the baby names right below the Top 1000, hiding just out of sight but prime for plucking by the clever baby namers?
We chose 25 names for girls and 25 names for boys we found swimming just beneath the surface of the Top 1000. These baby names strike the perfect balance between unusual and familiar.
The names are ordered from more to less popular, but even the least popular choices are used for within 50 babies of the Top 1000. Here a collection of amazing baby names below the Top 1000.