What's in a name? Adah, Austin, and Ellis projected to be top baby names for 2020

Posted at 3:56 AM, Nov 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-08 03:57:30-05

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Baby-naming website, Nameberry has released its top ten baby names lists for 2020; which includes some unique choices.

Adah [pronounced Ah-duh} takes the top spot for girl names, and Austin ranks number one for boys names.

In addition, Nameberry includes a top ten list for gender-neutral names, with Ellis as the top pick for 2020.

According to the site, "we predict 2020’s top baby names by calculating which names saw the biggest increases in interest from Nameberry readers so far this year compared with last year."

Here's the top ten list for girls' names for 2020

  1. Adah
  2. Reese
  3. Mika
  4. Paisley
  5. Amina
  6. Teagan
  7. Nova
  8. Aura
  9. Pearl
  10. Billie

Here's the top ten list for boys' names for 2020

  1. Austin
  2. Alva
  3. Acacius
  4. Tate
  5. Diego
  6. Easton
  7. Lucius
  8. Cash
  9. Ash
  10. Luca

Here's the top ten list for gender neutral names for 2020

  1. Ellis
  2. Phoenix
  3. Remi/Remy
  4. Marlowe
  5. Shea
  6. Zephyr
  7. Darcy
  8. Rowan
  9. Quinn
  10. Emerson