The Top 20 Most Popular Baby Names of 2016

Tanvier Peart | Dec 5, 2016 Pregnancy

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We've come to that special time of year when we look back at the last 12 months and reflect on all the things we love and are so thankful to have in our lives. Whether you're expecting a child or welcomed one not too long ago, any parent can tell you that a great baby name is the gift that keeps on giving -- and boy do we have some goodies for you.

Baby Center just announced its list of the most popular baby names of 2016 that will give expectant parents a little insight on the names that moms and dads love for their daughters and sons.

Close to 400,000 parents shared their baby name choices, allowing the online destination to compile a list of the top 100 baby names of the year. (The list also includes submitted names with multiple spellings.)

So what names made it, you ask?

We've got a rundown of the top 10 baby names for girls and boys.

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