Most popular baby names for girls in Washington

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November 22, 2022
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Most popular baby names for girls in Washington

Stacker compiled a list of the most popular baby names for girls in Washington using data from the Social Security Administration. Names are ranked by the number of babies born in Washington in 2021.

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

Note: The Social Security Administration collects data on baby names with a binary understanding of sex and gender. Stacker understands that names aren't inherently gendered and will continue to look for opportunities in our coverage to demonstrate that.

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#50. Gianna

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 100

National
- Rank: #13
- Number of babies in 2021: 7,437

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#48. Nova (tie)

Nova is a name of Latin origin meaning "new".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 102

National
- Rank: #32
- Number of babies in 2021: 5,516

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#48. Alice (tie)

Alice is a name of German origin meaning "noble".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 102

National
- Rank: #64
- Number of babies in 2021: 3,494

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#47. Hannah

Hannah is a name of Hebrew origin meaning "grace".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 103

National
- Rank: #44
- Number of babies in 2021: 4,546

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#46. Eliana

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 108

National
- Rank: #48
- Number of babies in 2021: 4,425

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#45. Ruby

Ruby is a name of Latin origin meaning "precious red stone".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 110

National
- Rank: #62
- Number of babies in 2021: 3,562

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#44. Madison

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 114

National
- Rank: #29
- Number of babies in 2021: 5,930

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#43. Emilia

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 116

National
- Rank: #40
- Number of babies in 2021: 4,837

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#42. Audrey

Audrey is a name of English origin meaning "noble strength".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 120

National
- Rank: #60
- Number of babies in 2021: 3,662

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#40. Stella (tie)

Stella is a name of Latin origin meaning "star".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 121

National
- Rank: #41
- Number of babies in 2021: 4,784

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#40. Layla (tie)

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 121

National
- Rank: #25
- Number of babies in 2021: 6,303

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#38. Riley (tie)

Riley is a name of Irish origin meaning "courageous".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 123

National
- Rank: #37
- Number of babies in 2021: 5,184

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#38. Naomi (tie)

Naomi is a name of Hebrew origin meaning "pleasantness".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 123

National
- Rank: #54
- Number of babies in 2021: 4,248

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#37. Lucy

Lucy is a name of Latin origin meaning "light".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 124

National
- Rank: #47
- Number of babies in 2021: 4,433

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#36. Mila

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 125

National
- Rank: #26
- Number of babies in 2021: 6,295

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#35. Grace

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 128

National
- Rank: #34
- Number of babies in 2021: 5,486

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#34. Ellie

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 130

National
- Rank: #30
- Number of babies in 2021: 5,835

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#32. Violet (tie)

Violet is a name of English origin based on the purple flower of the same name. Violet is ultimately derived from Latin "Viola".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 131

National
- Rank: #35
- Number of babies in 2021: 5,474

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#32. Maya (tie)

Maya has several possible origins and meanings. It may be a derivation of Maia, an ancient goddess of Greek mythology. Some believe it is of Hebrew origin meaning "water". Maya also means "illusion' in Sanskrit.

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 131

National
- Rank: #55
- Number of babies in 2021: 4,050

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#30. Zoey (tie)

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 132

National
- Rank: #38
- Number of babies in 2021: 5,179

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#30. Aria (tie)

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 132

National
- Rank: #22
- Number of babies in 2021: 6,348

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#29. Zoe

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 133

National
- Rank: #42
- Number of babies in 2021: 4,687

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#28. Willow

Willow is a name of English origin meaning "slender" or "graceful".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 136

National
- Rank: #39
- Number of babies in 2021: 5,143

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#27. Ella

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 138

National
- Rank: #16
- Number of babies in 2021: 6,987

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#26. Camila

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 139

National
- Rank: #12
- Number of babies in 2021: 8,005

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#25. Chloe

Chloe is a name of Greek origin meaning "blooming".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 144

National
- Rank: #24
- Number of babies in 2021: 6,311

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#24. Avery

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 145

National
- Rank: #19
- Number of babies in 2021: 6,770

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#22. Scarlett (tie)

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 146

National
- Rank: #20
- Number of babies in 2021: 6,594

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#22. Aurora (tie)

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 146

National
- Rank: #36
- Number of babies in 2021: 5,466

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#21. Sofia

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 147

National
- Rank: #18
- Number of babies in 2021: 6,933

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#20. Abigail

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 161

National
- Rank: #17
- Number of babies in 2021: 6,938

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#19. Elizabeth

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 162

National
- Rank: #14
- Number of babies in 2021: 7,190

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#18. Lily

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 163

National
- Rank: #31
- Number of babies in 2021: 5,584

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#17. Penelope

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 165

National
- Rank: #23
- Number of babies in 2021: 6,327

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#16. Emily

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 172

National
- Rank: #21
- Number of babies in 2021: 6,541

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#15. Nora

Nora is a derivation of the name Norah, a name of Latin origin meaning "honor".

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 175

National
- Rank: #27
- Number of babies in 2021: 6,246

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#14. Isla

Isla is a name of Scottish origin, that references a river and an island in Scotland.

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 177

National
- Rank: #33
- Number of babies in 2021: 5,514

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#13. Hazel

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 192

National
- Rank: #28
- Number of babies in 2021: 5,967

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#11. Mia (tie)

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 208

National
- Rank: #8
- Number of babies in 2021: 11,096

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#11. Luna (tie)

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 208

National
- Rank: #11
- Number of babies in 2021: 8,173

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#10. Ava

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 218

National
- Rank: #5
- Number of babies in 2021: 12,759

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#9. Eleanor

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 219

National
- Rank: #15
- Number of babies in 2021: 7,059

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#8. Isabella

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 222

National
- Rank: #7
- Number of babies in 2021: 11,201

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#7. Harper

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 225

National
- Rank: #10
- Number of babies in 2021: 8,388

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#6. Evelyn

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 255

National
- Rank: #9
- Number of babies in 2021: 9,434

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#5. Sophia

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 276

National
- Rank: #6
- Number of babies in 2021: 12,496

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#4. Charlotte

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 279

National
- Rank: #3
- Number of babies in 2021: 13,285

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#3. Emma

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 295

National
- Rank: #2
- Number of babies in 2021: 15,433

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#2. Amelia

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 330

National
- Rank: #4
- Number of babies in 2021: 12,952

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#1. Olivia

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

Washington
- Number of babies in 2021: 452

National
- Rank: #1
- Number of babies in 2021: 17,728

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