Top Baby Names in Lithuania 2020
The top baby names in Lithuania for 2020 were Amelija — the Lithuanian form of Amelia, which ranks in the US Top 10 — and Benas, traditionally a short form of the Lithuanian variations of Benedict and Benjamin.
Along with Amelija, other top girl names in Slovenia include Léja, Emilija, Lukné, and Liepa. In addition to Benas, other top boy names include Markas, Lukas, Matas, and Nojus.
Nature names are rapidly rising in popularity among Lithuanian girls. Luknė is the name of a Lithuanian river, while Liepa refers to the linden tree, and Ugnė means "fire." Lithuanian boy names are dominated by variations of classics, such as Jokūbas (Jacob), Aronas (Aaron), and Motiejus (Matthew).