Biggest Baby Name Trends of 2018

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13. Maeve
> 2017 Rank: 360
> Notable people with that name: Maeve Millay, fictional character from the television show “Westworld”
> Origin: Anglicized form of Meadhbh

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12. Declan
> 2017 Rank: 116
> Notable people with that name: Declan Bennett, rock singer
> Origin: Irish in origin, commonly associated with sixth-century saint

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12. Ophelia
> 2017 Rank: 416
> Notable people with that name: Ophelia Lovibond, actress
> Origin: Best known for Polonius’ daughter in “Hamlet,” although believed to derive from Sannazaro’s “Aracadia.”

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11. Oscar
> 2017 Rank: 192
> Notable people with that name: Oscar Wilde, poet
> Origin: Norman in origin, popularized by Fanny Burney in her novel “Evelina”

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11. Genevieve
> 2017 Rank: 184
> Notable people with that name: Genevieve Bujold, actress
> Origin: Celtic in origin, meaning is unclear