Most Popular German Baby Names

Popularity is determeined by the number of births in the U.S. for names with a German origin. Check out popular German baby names. The origin of a name is often important when trying to stay with German culture.

Common Themes in Names with German Origins

This word cloud was created using some of the most common words used in the meanings of names with German origins.

gray peaceful famous one wanderer glorious wealthy land maiden mars heroine peace bold spear willed bear war sword angel protector wolf powerful army intelligent dark ruler sweet leader victorious warrior eagle sacred little spirit graceful friend god brilliant people noble all power resolute brave fighter bright strong home battle mighty

Names with an German Origin Trending Now

All Time Most Popular German Names Among Americans

Boy Names

Rank5 Year TrendNameSince 1879
#1-Charles2,378.8k
#2Henry668.6k
#3-Carl502.3k
#4-Willie448.4k
#5-Louis393.7k
#6-Dale276.9k
#7-Herman135.4k
#8-Arnold102.9k
#9-Karl99.8k
#10-Guy89.4k
#11Tanner89.3k
#12-Hugh81.0k
#13-Freddie72.5k
#14-Erick69.2k
#15-Wendell53.0k
#16-Archie50.1k
#17-Wilbert39.8k
#18-Bert33.5k
#19-Elbert33.4k
#20-Emil31.7k
#21-Billie31.6k
#22-Otto31.3k
#23-Hugo30.7k
#24-Lukas30.0k
#25-Jakob29.6k
#26-Kyler28.0k
#27-Norbert20.3k
#28-Stefan18.9k
#29-Adolph18.7k
#30-Kurtis17.7k
#31-Bruno15.4k
#32-Alphonso15.0k
#33-Gerry14.4k
#34-Markus13.4k
#35-Erich11.5k
#36-Dirk10.8k
#37-Wilburn10.3k
#38-Johan10.1k
#39-Wilfredo9.2k
#40-Ferdinand8.7k
#41-Josef8.5k
#42Arlo7.4k
#43-Dewitt7.2k
#44-Huey6.8k
#45-Arlen6.6k
#46-Wilber6.6k
#47-Harmon6.4k
#48-Fritz6.2k
#49-Leopoldo5.7k
#50-Maximillian5.3k
#51-Koby5.3k
#52-Derik5.2k
#53-Arvin4.7k
#54-Casper4.5k
#55-Terrill4.3k
#56-Kolten4.3k
#57-Adolphus4.1k
#58-Markel4.1k
#59-Rowland4.1k
#60-Johann4.0k
#61-Alvie4.0k
#62-Gustav4.0k
#63-Edsel3.9k
#64-Hobart3.8k
#65-Allison3.8k
#66-Christofer3.6k
#67-Lou3.6k
#68-Konrad3.4k
#69-Werner3.4k
#70-Otho3.3k
#71-Jakobe3.3k
#72-Nicklaus3.3k
#73-Robb3.2k
#74-Armon3.0k
#75-Raynard3.0k
#76-Windell3.0k
#77-Gerold3.0k
#78-Derrek3.0k
#79-Bodie2.9k
#80-Karsten2.9k
#81-Arne2.8k
#82-Sigmund2.8k
#83-Hansel2.8k
#84-Blas2.7k
#85-Franz2.7k
#86-Ludwig2.6k
#87-Terell2.6k
#88-Coen2.6k
#89-Alois2.5k
#90-Martell2.5k
#91-Bode2.4k
#92-Nikolaus2.4k
#93-Gerhard2.4k
#94-Izaak2.4k
#95-Adelbert2.4k
#96-Wendall2.4k
#97-Mendel2.2k
#98-Baldemar2.2k
#99-Kristen2.1k
#100-Wendel2.1k

Girl Names

Rank5 Year TrendNameSince 1879
#1Allison291.0k
#2-Kristen217.4k
#3-Bertha207.6k
#4-Ida186.0k
#5-Kristin178.9k
#6-Gertrude176.8k
#7-Elsie176.4k
#8-Willie146.1k
#9-Heidi141.6k
#10-Marlene129.1k
#11-Billie101.2k
#12-Katrina100.3k
#13-Ada93.5k
#14-Karla87.7k
#15-Irma73.2k
#16-Gretchen53.2k
#17-Kirsten52.6k
#18-Johanna50.3k
#19-Ernestine44.0k
#20-Freda42.4k
#21-Carolina41.5k
#22-Adele39.3k
#23-Marla38.1k
#24-Stefanie36.9k
#25-Lou33.6k
#26-Frieda25.2k
#27-Adelaide24.8k
#28-Greta24.4k
#29-Dale21.9k
#30-Elma21.4k
#31-Tabatha19.3k
#32-Renae13.7k
#33-Zelda12.8k
#34-Wilda12.8k
#35-Charles12.4k
#36-America12.4k
#37-Adela12.3k
#38-Lorelei12.1k
#39-Wilhelmina11.9k
#40-Annemarie11.8k
#41-Karlee11.7k
#42-Alfreda11.4k
#43-Marlena10.8k
#44-Freida10.6k
#45-Leota10.4k
#46-Vonda10.3k
#47-Freddie10.2k
#48-Karly10.0k
#49-Margret10.0k
#50-Karlie9.9k
#51-Monika9.5k
#52-Griselda8.7k
#53-Mathilda7.2k
#54-Karley7.1k
#55-Gerry6.7k
#56-Meta6.2k
#57-Adriane6.1k
#58-Frida5.9k
#59-Gracelynn5.4k
#60-Hulda5.4k
#61-Ernestina5.3k
#62-Emmaline5.2k
#63-Adelle5.1k
#64-Annelise5.0k
#65-Tresa4.8k
#66-Henry4.5k
#67-Lorelai4.4k
#68-Karlene4.1k
#69-Josefa4.0k
#70-Karleigh4.0k
#71-Gisela3.9k
#72-Analise3.7k
#73-Ema3.6k
#74-Annamaria3.5k
#75-Loyce3.5k
#76-Karolina3.4k
#77-Rolanda3.4k
#78-Carl3.2k
#79-Hedwig3.1k
#80-Hilma3.0k
#81-Johannah2.9k
#82-Minna2.9k
#83-Louis2.8k
#84-Marlana2.8k
#85-Lise2.8k
#86-Karleen2.7k
#87-Rilla2.6k
#88-Isa2.6k
#89-Jaye2.4k
#90-Tanner2.1k
#91-Porsche2.1k
#92-Heide2.1k
#93-Ilse2.1k
#94-Trula2.0k
#95-Gabriele2.0k
#96-Katharina2.0k
#97-Lurline1.9k
#98-Hildegard1.8k
#99-Morgen1.8k
#100-Lorita1.7k
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The data is taken from births that occurred in the United States after 1879. From 1880 to 1936, all births may not be included in the original data set.