Jewish baby names

Top Jewish Names in America

These Jewish names are popular in all communities.

While some Jewish names are almost exclusively reserved for Jews (we’re looking at you, Zev and Dov), there are other names that have made it into the American lexicon. Here are the most popular:

Boys

1)    Jacob (#1)

2)    Noah (#4)

3)    Michael (#8)

4)    Daniel (#11)

5)    Elijah (#13)

Girls

1)    Abigail (#7)

2)    Elizabeth (#10)

3)    Ella (#12)

4)    Hannah (#22)

5)    Leah (#33)

*According to Most Popular Baby Names (2012)

Check out the top Jewish celebrity names or see the complete set of lists of baby name suggestions.

 

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