New Baby Names Tool

Use this tool to find baby names that first made it above the rankings threshold number you specify. For example to find all the new top 1000 baby names in 2015 you select 1000 as your threshold and select 2015 as your year and then click to show new baby names.

- Enter the rankings threshold number from 1 to 1000.

- Enter the year from 1880 to 2015 (the most current year).

Guide to New Baby Names Results Table

Initial Rank - This is ranking a name achieved when it achieved the minimum threshold ranking specified in the year specified.

New Name (Boy) - This is the boy name that met the year and threshold conditions specified.

Mini Chart - This is the mini chart of the name mentioned above. This chart lists a concise summary of all data available for that name. Names that were new a long time ago tend to have a more interesting mini chart.

# Boys - This is the number of boys given the name in the year specified.

New Name (Girl) - This is the girl name that met the year and threshold conditions specified.

Mini Chart - This is the mini chart of the name mentioned above. This chart lists a concise summary of all data available for that name. Names that were new a long time ago tend to have a more interesting mini chart.

# Girls - This is the number of girls given the name in the year specified.

Note: You can also use this tool to examine, for example, what names first entered the top 500 rankings in the year 1956. If you like Elvis you may want to try out the tool with 500 as your threshold and 1956 as your year.