Even before a baby is born in India, speculations start about naming the baby and suggestions come out flooding from relatives. More often than not, however, the grandfather or grandmother takes the final call of naming the kid, and everyone accepts it out of respect. That was the norm until the early 2000s, but not anymore. These days, parents have taken the onus upon themselves to name their child. Find the Perfect Name for your baby using SchoolMyKids Baby Name Finder, largest database of Baby Boy and Baby Girl name with Meaning, origin and similar names. You can search baby names by gender, Language, Origin and meaning.
You can also read our article covering Tips on How To Choose A Baby Name, this help you to Pick the Perfect Name for Your Baby.
If you grew up between the 1980s and 2000s and used to hear the names like Pooja, Neha, or Manoj, those days are now passé. With the changing time, names have evolved too, and they are radically different compared to the names in the last decade.
In this post, we will talk about the top 10 baby names, including popular Baby boy names and Baby girl names.
As per latest reports and Survey in 2019, the most popular baby names in India are Aaradhya/Aradhya for girls and Aarav for boys. This report is based on the survey by a financial data analytics company, which analysed 80,000 baby names.
The same study further shows that nearly 20% of boys and 25% of girls who were born in 2013-15, have their names start with “A.” For example, Anaya/Aanya, Aadya, Aarna, Anvi, and Anika.
Other popular names are Navya, Saanvi, and Kavya. For boys, Aarav, Kabir, Vivaan, and Shaurya.
According to the naming experts, many of these names have become popular due to some of the Bollywood star kids. For example, the name Aaradhya became a rage as Abhishek, and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s daughter has that name. Similarly, Arav is the son of Akshay Kumar/Twinkle Khanna.
Here is the overall statistics on popular baby names:
SchoolMyKids Parenting Team has compiled a comprehensive list of popular baby names in India. From there, we have picked the top 10 baby names with five names for girls and boy each:
You can find the perfect Baby Girl name for your New born Girl Child using our Baby Name Finder
You can find the perfect Baby Boy name for your New born Boy Child using our Baby Name Finder
There are so many popular baby names for girls and boys that you may find it tough to choose one. The names listed in this article are according to the current trends, and many of them will get more popular in 2020 and beyond.
If you are a would-be parent, you can pick any of these trendy names or can do a little research to find unique and meaningful names for your child. Happy searching!
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