Top Baby Names in Germany 2018

The most popular names for babies in Germany in 2018 were Emma and Ben.

Along with Emma, other girl names in the German Top 25 include Mia, Hannah, Emilia, and Sofia. Along with Ben, other top boy names in Germany include Finn, Elias, Noah, and Henry.

Lu- names are a significant trend for girls and boys in Germany. Luis, Lukas, Luca, Luisa, Luna, Luke, Lucy, and Luana all make the Top 100.

Among the top German names that you are unlikely to encounter in the US are Leni, Lotta, and Finja for girls, and Moritz, Hannes, and Till for boys. Names like Ida, Romy, Linus, and Timo, all of which are common in Germany but none of which make the US Top 1000, may be worth considering for an American child.