Noah, Emma most popular baby names of 2016


Emma and Noah are the most popular baby names for the third year in a row, the U.S. Social Security Administration announced Friday.

Noah has been the number one baby name for four years, the organization said.

According to the organization, Elijah made the top 10 list for the first time.

Top 10 boy and girl names of 2016:

1. Noah
2. Liam
3. William
4. Mason
5. James
6. Benjamin
7. Jacob
8. Michael
9. Elijah
10. Ethan

1. Emma
2. Olivia
3. Ava
4. Sophia
5. Isabella
6. Mia
7. Charlotte
8. Abigail
9. Emily
10. Harper

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