Special Report

25 Most Popular Gender-Neutral Baby Names

Source: 24/7 Wall Street

5. Karsyn
> Male babies named Karsyn in 2020: 361
> Female babies named Karsyn in 2020: 472
> Increase in male babies named Karsyn, 2011 to 2020: +462.8%
> Increase in female babies named Karsyn, 2011 to 2020: +114.6%

Karsyn is an American version of the Scottish name Carson.

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4. Justice
> Male babies named Justice in 2020: 389
> Female babies named Justice in 2020: 505
> Increase in male babies named Justice, 2011 to 2020: +77.2%
> Increase in female babies named Justice, 2011 to 2020: +91.7%

Justice is a virtue name that works equally well for male and female babies. “And Justice for all!”

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3. Dakota
> Male babies named Dakota in 2020: 905
> Female babies named Dakota in 2020: 1,158
> Increase in male babies named Dakota, 2011 to 2020: +88.0%
> Increase in female babies named Dakota, 2011 to 2020: +108.4%

Dakota is one of two names on our list that is also a state (two states, in fact – North and South). There are several well-known actresses named Dakota: Dakota Blue Richards, Dakota Fanning, and Dakota Johnson. There are also males named Dakota who have been in the public eye, including Medal of Honor winner Dakota Meyer and furniture designer Dakota Jackson.

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2. Finley
> Male babies named Finley in 2020: 1,080
> Female babies named Finley in 2020: 1,429
> Increase in male babies named Finley, 2011 to 2020: +213.0%
> Increase in female babies named Finley, 2011 to 2020: +162.4%

Finley is of Scottish and Irish origin and is a fairly common surname. Lisa Marie Presley and Michael Lockwood named one of their twin daughters Finley. Finley Peter Dunne was a popular American writer and humorist in the early 20th century.

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1. Charlie
> Male babies named Charlie in 2020: 1,853
> Female babies named Charlie in 2020: 2,219
> Increase in male babies named Charlie, 2011 to 2020: +121.9%
> Increase in female babies named Charlie, 2011 to 2020: +259.2%

Charlie was traditionally a masculine name, and often a familiar form of Charles, but in 2020 there were more female babies named Charlie than males. There have been quite a few prominent males with this name, including the actors Charlie Chaplin and Charlie Sheen and jazz great Charlie Parker. As it has become more broadly popular now there are several actresses with the name, including Charlie Brooks and Charlie Murphy.

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