Most popular baby names in Ireland 2016 based on passport applications

New Passports: James and Emily were the most popular names last year
New Passports: James and Emily were the most popular names last year

Last week the Department of Foreign Affairs revealed that the most popular baby names in Ireland based on new passport applications were James and Emily.

This week the Journal published the full list provided by the Department.

Top 10 Girls Names in 2016

  1. Emily
  2. Ameilia
  3. Olivia
  4. Grace
  5. Emma
  6. Anna
  7. Aoife
  8. Sophie
  9. Mia
  10. Saoirse

Top 10 Boys Names in 2016

  1. James
  2. Daniel
  3. Jack
  4. Conor
  5. Finn
  6. Adam
  7. Noah
  8. Liam
  9. Oliver
  10. Luke

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