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These Names Are Trending on the West Coast

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15. Benjamin
> 2017 West Coast babies: 2,422 (0.89%)
> Most popular West Coast state: Oregon
> 2017 nationwide babies: 13,733 (0.75%)
> Famous person named Benjamin: Benjamin Spock

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14. Emily
> 2017 West Coast babies: 2,173 (0.89%)
> Most popular West Coast state: Alaska
> 2017 nationwide babies: 9,746 (0.57%)
> Famous person named Emily: Emily Blunt

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13. Jacob
> 2017 West Coast babies: 2,442 (0.89%)
> Most popular West Coast state: California
> 2017 nationwide babies: 13,106 (0.71%)
> Famous person named Jacob: Jacob Zuma

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12. Alexander
> 2017 West Coast babies: 2,457 (0.90%)
> Most popular West Coast state: Hawaii
> 2017 nationwide babies: 12,467 (0.68%)
> Famous person named Alexander: Alexander Ludwig

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11. Matthew
> 2017 West Coast babies: 2,475 (0.90%)
> Most popular West Coast state: California
> 2017 nationwide babies: 11,611 (0.63%)
> Famous person named Matthew: Matthew Broderick

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