A new report released the most popular baby names. There are a number of changes. Plus, did you know that at least 14 names are banned in New York?

Find out all below:

The Social Security Administration released its list of the most popular names for newborns in 2023. Below are the top 10 names for boys and girls.

These Are Now The 20 Most Popular Baby Names In New York

Below are the top 10 names for boys and girls.

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How do these names compare to 2022? CLICK HERE to see the most popular baby girl names. You can find the most popular baby boy names by CLICKING HERE.

Note: Both lists can also be found at the bottom of this article.

Same Top Names


For the fifth year in a row, Olivia and Liam were the top names for boys and girls, according to the Social Security Administration.

Here in New York State, there were 1,453 Liams born and 919 New York girls were named Olivia. Both names were the top names in New York State in 2022.

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The updated list also shows that the hit TV show Game Of Thrones still has an influence. Nearly 400 baby girls were named Khaleesi last year, officials report.

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While somewhat unique, Khaleesi is not a banned name. Below are baby names that are banned in New York State

Banned Baby Names in New York And United States

Banned Baby Names in New York And United States

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40 Most Popular Boy Baby Names in New York State

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Can you guess what's the most popular girl baby name in New York? Is your name, or your child's name in the top 40?

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