Top baby names have literary theme

May 15, 2012|By Dave Rosenthal

Twilight continued its influence on the top baby names in 2011, as Jacob was the most popular name for boys, and Isabella was #2 for girls. Sophia captured the top spot for girls, according to the Social Security Administration -- a nod, perhaps to "Tom Jones"," or a twist on "Sophie's Choice"? Next year I have my money on variations of Katniss, Gale and Peeta.

Here's the rest of the list: 2MasonIsabella3WilliamEmma4JaydenOlivia5NoahAva6MichaelEmily7EthanAbigail8AlexanderMadison9AidenMia10DanielChloe 

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