New Zealand VS America popular baby names 2014

With the American top 100 or top 1000 if it interests you being released recently here are some comparisons between the top 10 and some names which appear in the US top 100 but not in the NZ.

Girls top 10

Olivia sits at #2 in both lists (plus in Australia)

Emma, Sophia, Emily and Charlotte feature in both- with Charlotte at opposite ends of the top 10.

NZ bosts- #3 Isla (#150), #6 Amelia (#15), #7 Ella (#17), #8 Harper (#11) and #10 Ruby (#90)

USA hosts- #4 Isabella (#11), #5 Ava (#12), #6 Mia (#14), #8 Abigail (#33) and #9 Madison (#31)

Boys top 10

Noah, Liam, Mason, Jacob, William and James are hot in both countries.

USA claims- #6 Ethan (#11), #7 Michael (#56), #8 Alexander(#13) and #10 Daniel (#20)

NZ fames- #1 Oliver (#32), #2 Jack (#41), #7 Lucas (#19) and #9 Benjamin (#12)

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Names feature in USA top 100 only- unisex, vintage and spiritual

Girls

Avery

Victoria

Aubrey/Aubree

Zoey

Lillian

Brooklyn

Audrey

Allison

Arianna

Camila

Penelope

Gabriella

Claire

Riley

Skylar

Nora

Hailey

Kaylee

Paisley

Kennedy

Caroline

Madelyn/Madeline

Serenity

Alexa

Genesis

Autumn

Kylie

Maya

Alyssa

Taylor

Melanie

Faith

Katherine

Lydia

Brianna

Julia

Ashley

Khloe

London

Lauren

Hadley

Gianna

Isabelle

Vivian

Hadley

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Boys- biblical, cowboys and jackson spellings

Anthony

Andrew

Gabriel

Christopher

Owen

Wyatt

Christian

Landon

Jonathan

Julian

Isaiah

Jeremiah

Nicholas

Evan

Adrian

Gavin

Robert

Brayden

Josiah

Colton

Angel

Jace

Dominic

Kevin

Brandon

Parker

Ayden

Jason

Jose

Chase

Nolan

Easton

Jaxson

Bentley

Kayden

Carson

Brody

Justin

Juan

Lewis

Camden

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Perhaps Americans should consider one of these from the NZ top 100

Nixon, Arlo, Finn, Archer, Beau, Ezra or Theodore

Hazel, Ivy, Olive, Poppy, Freya or Thea

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