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These Names Are Trending on the East Coast

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20. Ethan
> 2017 East Coast babies: 4,148 (0.86%)
> Most popular East Coast state: New Jersey
> 2017 nationwide babies: 12,389 (0.68%)
> Famous person named Ethan: Ethan Hawke

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19. Amelia
> 2017 East Coast babies: 3,702 (0.87%)
> Most popular East Coast state: New Hampshire
> 2017 nationwide babies: 11,800 (0.69%)
> Famous person named Amelia: Amelia Earhart

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18. Matthew
> 2017 East Coast babies: 4,227 (0.87%)
> Most popular East Coast state: Rhode Island
> 2017 nationwide babies: 11,611 (0.63%)
> Famous person named Matthew: Matthew McConaughey

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17. Benjamin
> 2017 East Coast babies: 4,370 (0.90%)
> Most popular East Coast state: Massachusetts
> 2017 nationwide babies: 13,733 (0.75%)
> Famous person named Benjamin: Benjamin Netanyahu

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16. Michael
> 2017 East Coast babies: 4,485 (0.93%)
> Most popular East Coast state: Rhode Island
> 2017 nationwide babies: 12,579 (0.69%)
> Famous person named Michael: Michael B. Jordan

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