What's the Hottest Celebrity Baby Name of the Year (So Far)?
Which celebrity gave their new kiddo the most red-hot name? It turns out Scarlett Johansson picked the winner with her sweetly old-fashioned Rose. There are nearly 400,000 other people in the U.S. bearing the name!
Whitepages.com sussed out the numbers, and not only determined which celeb moms chose the hottest names, but also in which states they found the most people bearing the name. Here's what they found:
Top 20 Names Shared with 2014 Celebrity Babies
1. Rose (Scarlett Johansson): 399,967; NJ has the most 2. Harper (Jenna Fischer): 172,123; WV has the most 3. Oliver (Ginnifer Goodwin): 156,415; AL has the most 4. Hazel (Emily Blunt): 114,866; MS has the most 5. Frankie (Drew Barrymore): 55,904; MS has the most 6. Summer (Christina Aguilera): 49,770; OK has the most 7. Booker (Thandie Newton): 48,752; MS has the most 8. Otis (Olivia Wilde): 43,862; MS has the most 9. Ava (Stacy Keibler) : 23,404; MS has the most 10. Isabelle (Kerry Washington): 22,564; DC has the most 11. Royal (Lil' Kim): 20,788; NC has the most 12. Vale (Savannah Guthrie): 1,798; VT has the most 13. River (Kelly Clarkson): 1,499; WY has the most 14. Apollo (Gwen Stefani): 924; HI has the most 15. Lyric (Soleil Moon Frye): 781; WY has the most 16. Jaxon (Kristin Cavallari): 546; ID has the most 17. Alijah (Kendra Wilkinson): 200; VT has the most 18. Meilani (Jenni "JWoww" Farley): 162; HI has the most 19. Bodhi (Megan Fox): 148; ME has the most 20. Elizabella (Alyssa Milano): 7; HI has the most
And who would have thought that traditional Elizabella would be far less popular than more offbeat names like Lyric and Apollo?
What do you think? Which of these celebrity baby names would you consider for your kiddo?
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