Olivia and Liam have once again become the most popular baby names in the United States in 2022! Olivia has been the top name for girls since 2019, while Liam has held the title since 2017.
The only new name in this year's top ten is Luna, which moved up one spot from its 11th position in 2021. Luna replaced Harper, which had been a regular in the top ten from 2015 to 2021. Luna is a multicultural name that means "moon" in Spanish and is loved by parents from diverse backgrounds.
Although the rankings of Sophia and Isabella have slightly increased, their actual usage has decreased. This is because Ava has declined at a faster rate, pushing them up in the rankings. For boys, James and Henry are gaining popularity, while Benjamin is declining.
Here are the top ten baby names of 2022 and their ranking changes compared to last year: