Top Baby Names in Israel 2019
The top names among Jewish babies in Israel for 2019 were Tamar and David, a classic choice that is also a popular boy name in the United States.
Along with Tamar, other popular names among Jewish Israeli girls include Maya, Noa, Abigail, and Ayala. In addition to David, top choices for Jewish Israeli boys include Ariel, Lavi, Noam, and Yosef.
Israel's population is majority Jewish but includes minorities of Muslim, Druze, and Christian citizens. Maryam and Muhammad are the top names among Muslim Israelis, while names such as Marya, Mila, Charbel, and Elias are most common among the Christian population. Druze Israelis favor names such as Jouri and Lin for girls, Adam, Ian, and Joud for boys.