First Baby Words

What are the ten most popular first baby words?


The average age for the emergence of baby’s first word is typically around 12 months.


The National Literacy Trust research reveals that the top 10 most popular first baby words (other than Mummy or Daddy) are:

1. Dog

2. Cat


4. Baby

5. Ball

6. Duck

7. Teddy

8. Milk

9. Gran

10. Again

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