2014’s top baby names for England and Wales

Which baby names were best-loved in parts of the UK in 2014?


We’re always curious to see which baby names are most popular ?


So, we’re very excited to take a look at the ONS (Office of National Statistics) official top baby names report for England and Wales, for the year 2014…

2014 boys names

  • Oliver
  • Jack
  • Harry
  • Jacob 
  • Charlie 
  • Thomas 
  • George
  • Oscar
  • James 
  • William

2014 girls names

  • Amelia 
  • Olivia 
  • Isla 
  • Emily
  • Poppy 
  • Ava
  • Isabella 
  • Jessica 
  • Lily 
  • Sophie

2014 name trends

Amelia’s still riding high, as are floral names like Lily and Poppy. ‘O’ names for boys are in style too, it seems, as Olive rockets to the top of the list, and Oscar appears as the 8th most popular name.

Perhaps unsurprisingly, the regal moniker George is now solidly in 7th place, the year after Prince George of Cambridge was born ?

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