Most popular baby names for girls in New Mexico

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December 11, 2021
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Most popular baby names for girls in New Mexico

Stacker compiled a list of the most popular baby names for girls in New Mexico using data from the Social Security Administration. Names are ranked by the number of babies in 2020, with ties broken by highest ranking since 2000.

Olivia is currently the most popular girl name in the United States while Emma, Ava, Charlotte, and Sophia round out the top five.

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#50. Grace

Grace is a name of Latin origin meaning "gracious".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 23
- Change since 2015: -36.1%
- Highest rank since 2000: #26 in 2013

National
- Rank: #28
- Number of babies: 5,569

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#49. Victoria

Victoria is a name of Latin origin meaning "victory".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 23
- Change since 2015: -25.8%
- Highest rank since 2000: #11 in 2000

National
- Rank: #34
- Number of babies: 5,249

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#48. Avery

Avery is a name of English origin meaning "ruler of the elves".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 23
- Change since 2015: -54.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #11 in 2015

National
- Rank: #19
- Number of babies: 6,698

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#47. Madison

Madison is a name of English origin meaning "son of Matthew".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 23
- Change since 2015: -37.8%
- Highest rank since 2000: #3 in 2005

National
- Rank: #23
- Number of babies: 6,196

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#46. Hazel

Hazel is a name of English origin meaning "hazelnut tree".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 24
- Change since 2015: +33.3%
- Highest rank since 2000: #31 in 2018

National
- Rank: #31
- Number of babies: 5,457

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#45. Allison

Allison is a variation of the French name Alice, meaning “noble.”

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 24
- Change since 2015: -20.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #30 in 2016

National
- Rank: #80
- Number of babies: 3,132

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#44. Lily

Lily is a name of English origin, named after the flower.

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 24
- Change since 2015: -44.2%
- Highest rank since 2000: #18 in 2016

National
- Rank: #35
- Number of babies: 5,195

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#43. Maria

Maria is a name of Hebrew origin meaning "sea of bitterness".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 24
- Change since 2015: +84.6%
- Highest rank since 2000: #15 in 2002

National
- Rank: #109
- Number of babies: 2,460

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#42. Harper

Harper is a name of English origin meaning "harp player".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 25
- Change since 2015: -13.8%
- Highest rank since 2000: #30 in 2019

National
- Rank: #10
- Number of babies: 8,778

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#41. Ariana

Ariana is a name of Italian origin meaning "most holy".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 25
- Change since 2015: -43.2%
- Highest rank since 2000: #11 in 2014

National
- Rank: #79
- Number of babies: 3,136

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#40. Leah

Leah is a name of Hebrew origin meaning "weary".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 26
- Change since 2015: -16.1%
- Highest rank since 2000: #28 in 2016

National
- Rank: #45
- Number of babies: 4,482

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#39. Delilah

Delilah is a name of Hebrew origin meaning "delicate".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 27
- Change since 2015: +50.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #38 in 2020

National
- Rank: #69
- Number of babies: 3,384

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#38. Penelope

Penelope is a name of Greek origin meaning "weaver".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 27
- Change since 2015: -32.5%
- Highest rank since 2000: #18 in 2019

National
- Rank: #25
- Number of babies: 6,099

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#37. Nevaeh

Nevaeh is a name of American origin, Nevaeh is "heaven" spelled backwards.

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 27
- Change since 2015: -40.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #3 in 2008

National
- Rank: #83
- Number of babies: 3,076

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#36. Eleanor

Eleanor is a name of Greek origin meaning "bright".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 28
- Change since 2015: +55.6%
- Highest rank since 2000: #33 in 2020

National
- Rank: #22
- Number of babies: 6,335

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#35. Everly

Everly is a name of English origin meaning "boar meadow".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 28
- Change since 2015: +180.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #33 in 2020

National
- Rank: #43
- Number of babies: 4,590

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#34. Brooklyn

Brooklyn is a name derived from Dutch word Breukelen, meaning "broken land".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 28
- Change since 2015: +12.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #26 in 2010

National
- Rank: #54
- Number of babies: 3,989

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#33. Natalia

Natalia is a name of Latin origin meaning "Christmas day".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 28
- Change since 2015: +16.7%
- Highest rank since 2000: #23 in 2016

National
- Rank: #84
- Number of babies: 3,059

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#32. Genesis

Genesis is a name of Greek origin meaning "beginning".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 28
- Change since 2015: -30.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #21 in 2018

National
- Rank: #62
- Number of babies: 3,654

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#31. Elena

Elena is a name of Greek origin meaning "bright".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 28
- Change since 2015: -3.4%
- Highest rank since 2000: #19 in 2017

National
- Rank: #55
- Number of babies: 3,904

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#30. Mila

Mila is a name of Slavic origin meaning "dear" or "gracious".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 28
- Change since 2015: -39.1%
- Highest rank since 2000: #10 in 2017

National
- Rank: #20
- Number of babies: 6,602

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#29. Paisley

Paisley is a name of Scottish origin meaning "church".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 29
- Change since 2015: 0.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #28 in 2020

National
- Rank: #50
- Number of babies: 4,333

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#28. Elizabeth

Elizabeth is a name of Hebrew origin meaning "god is my oath".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 29
- Change since 2015: -21.6%
- Highest rank since 2000: #12 in 2003

National
- Rank: #16
- Number of babies: 7,216

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#27. Leilani

Leilani is a name of Hawaiian origin meaning "heavenly flower".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 30
- Change since 2015: +30.4%
- Highest rank since 2000: #26 in 2020

National
- Rank: #92
- Number of babies: 2,860

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#26. Serenity

Serenity is a name of English origin meaning "calmness". Serenity is ultimately derived from the Latin word serenus.

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 30
- Change since 2015: -18.9%
- Highest rank since 2000: #10 in 2013

National
- Rank: #70
- Number of babies: 3,366

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#25. Eliana

Eliana is a name of Hebrew origin meaning "God has answered".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 31
- Change since 2015: +19.2%
- Highest rank since 2000: #24 in 2020

National
- Rank: #53
- Number of babies: 4,038

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#24. Ellie

Ellie is a name of Greek origin meaning "shining light".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 31
- Change since 2015: +121.4%
- Highest rank since 2000: #24 in 2020

National
- Rank: #29
- Number of babies: 5,562

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#23. Scarlett

Scarlett is a name of English origin meaning "scarlet" or "red".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 31
- Change since 2015: -34.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #15 in 2015

National
- Rank: #21
- Number of babies: 6,455

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#22. Layla

Layla is a name of Arabic origin meaning "wine".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 34
- Change since 2015: -30.6%
- Highest rank since 2000: #9 in 2016

National
- Rank: #24
- Number of babies: 6,174

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#21. Autumn

Autumn is a name of Latin origin meaning "fall season".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 35
- Change since 2015: -10.3%
- Highest rank since 2000: #20 in 2020

National
- Rank: #82
- Number of babies: 3,106

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#20. Ella

Ella is a name of German origin meaning "fairy maiden".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 35
- Change since 2015: +34.6%
- Highest rank since 2000: #18 in 2019

National
- Rank: #15
- Number of babies: 7,303

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#19. Emily

Emily is a name of Latin origin meaning "to strive".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 36
- Change since 2015: -41.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #2 in 2005

National
- Rank: #18
- Number of babies: 6,856

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#18. Zoey

Zoey is a name of Greek origin meaning "life".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 37
- Change since 2015: -2.6%
- Highest rank since 2000: #13 in 2011

National
- Rank: #32
- Number of babies: 5,331

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#17. Aaliyah

Aaliyah is an Arabic name meaning "high" and "exalted".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 37
- Change since 2015: -21.3%
- Highest rank since 2000: #6 in 2012

National
- Rank: #65
- Number of babies: 3,550

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#16. Aurora

Aurora is a name of Latin origin meaning "dawn".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 38
- Change since 2015: -5.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #12 in 2017

National
- Rank: #36
- Number of babies: 5,184

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#15. Charlotte

Charlotte is a name of French origin meaning "free man".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 42
- Change since 2015: +23.5%
- Highest rank since 2000: #14 in 2019

National
- Rank: #4
- Number of babies: 13,003

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#14. Abigail

Abigail is a name of Hebrew origin meaning "Joy Of The Father".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 42
- Change since 2015: -41.7%
- Highest rank since 2000: #7 in 2019

National
- Rank: #13
- Number of babies: 7,817

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#13. Ava

Ava is a name of Latin origin meaning "bird".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 43
- Change since 2015: -55.7%
- Highest rank since 2000: #1 in 2019

National
- Rank: #3
- Number of babies: 13,084

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#12. Evelyn

Evelyn is a name of English origin meaning "desired".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 47
- Change since 2015: +30.6%
- Highest rank since 2000: #12 in 2020

National
- Rank: #9
- Number of babies: 9,445

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#11. Gianna

Gianna is a name of Italian origin meaning "Lord is gracious".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 49
- Change since 2015: +172.2%
- Highest rank since 2000: #11 in 2020

National
- Rank: #12
- Number of babies: 7,826

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#10. Luna

Luna is a name of Italian origin meaning "moon".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 55
- Change since 2015: +139.1%
- Highest rank since 2000: #9 in 2020

National
- Rank: #14
- Number of babies: 7,770

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#9. Sofia

Sofia is a derivation of the Greek name Sophia meaning "wisdom".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 55
- Change since 2015: -27.6%
- Highest rank since 2000: #6 in 2018

National
- Rank: #17
- Number of babies: 6,926

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#8. Camila

Camila is a name of Latin origin meaning "young ceremonial attendant".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 59
- Change since 2015: +55.3%
- Highest rank since 2000: #8 in 2020

National
- Rank: #11
- Number of babies: 8,096

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#7. Aria

Aria is a name of Hebrew, and Italian origin meaning "song" or "melody".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 63
- Change since 2015: 0.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #7 in 2017

National
- Rank: #26
- Number of babies: 6,093

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#6. Isabella

Isabella is a name of Hebrew origin meaning "devoted to God".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 67
- Change since 2015: -35.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #1 in 2018

National
- Rank: #7
- Number of babies: 12,066

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#5. Amelia

Amelia is a variation of Amalia, derived from the Germanic word amal meaning "work".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 69
- Change since 2015: +40.8%
- Highest rank since 2000: #5 in 2020

National
- Rank: #6
- Number of babies: 12,704

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#4. Mia

Mia is a name of Latin origin meaning "mine".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 72
- Change since 2015: -41.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #1 in 2017

National
- Rank: #8
- Number of babies: 11,157

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#3. Emma

Emma is a name of German origin meaning "universal".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 78
- Change since 2015: -12.4%
- Highest rank since 2000: #3 in 2013

National
- Rank: #2
- Number of babies: 15,581

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#2. Sophia

Sophia is a name of Greek origin meaning "wisdom".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 87
- Change since 2015: -23.0%
- Highest rank since 2000: #1 in 2013

National
- Rank: #5
- Number of babies: 12,976

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#1. Olivia

Olivia is a name of Latin origin meaning "olive tree".

New Mexico
- Number of babies in 2020: 92
- Change since 2015: +2.2%
- Highest rank since 2000: #1 in 2020

National
- Rank: #1
- Number of babies: 17,535

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