Mideastern U.S. Baby Names

The mid eastern United States includes many states with a proud immigrant history and this can be seen in names that new parents are choosing for their babies. The most popular boy and girl names lists still include names like Salvatore, Dominick, Rosemarie and Antoinette.

States Included in the U.S. Mideast

The Mideast region is defined by the Bureau of Economic Analysis as the states of DE, DC, MD, NJ, NY, and PA

Popular

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Salvatore

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1. Salvatore
2. Gerard
3. Dominick
4. Angelo
5. Francis
6. Vincent
7. Peter
8. Bernard
9. Joseph
10. Louis
11. Frederick
12. Marc
13. Philip
14. Edward
15. Frank
16. Barry
17. Harry
18. Stanley
19. Anthony
20. Theodore
21. Neil
22. Stephen
23. Thomas
24. Alfred
25. Edwin
26. Lawrence
27. Martin
28. Jerome
29. John
30. Leonard

Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Rosemarie

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16. Eleanor
17. Kathleen
18. Jean
19. Rose
20. Carole
21. Josephine
22. Colleen
23. Catherine
24. Harriet
25. Elaine
26. Marie
27. Diane
28. Gail
29. Ann
30. Denise

Less Common but Unique to the Region

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Chaim

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1. Chaim
2. Moshe
3. Seymour
4. Carmine
5. Vito
6. Carmen
7. Rocco
8. Irving
9. Murray
10. Jamal
11. Edmund
12. Nelson
13. Amir
14. Tyrone
15. Terence
16. Sheldon
17. Brendan
18. Luca
19. Stuart
20. Emil
21. Laurence
22. Dante
23. Gregg
24. Rudolph
25. Allan
26. Malik
27. Abraham
28. Karl
29. Emanuel
30. Morris

Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Chaya

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16. Muriel
17. Dorothea
18. Clare
19. Lynne
20. Jaclyn
21. Tracey
22. Olga
23. Winifred
24. Justine
25. Rosalie
26. Adrienne
27. Cecelia
28. Meghan
29. Kerry
30. Jillian

Modern

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Moshe

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1. Moshe
2. Amir
3. Luca
4. Frank
5. Peter
6. Dominick
7. Shane
8. Sean
9. Brendan
10. Vincent
11. Brian
12. Nicholas
13. Patrick
14. Ryan
15. Gregory
16. Colin
17. Jake
18. Jeffrey
19. Michael
20. Shawn
21. Joseph
22. Stephen
23. Kevin
24. Justin
25. Ronald
26. Thomas
27. Steven
28. Malik
29. Edward
30. Matthew

Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Esther

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1. Esther
2. Gianna
3. Miriam
4. Shannon
5. Julianna
6. Julia
7. Kelly
8. Nicole
9. Meghan
10. Gabriella
11. Juliana
12. Jillian
13. Amanda
14. Christina
15. Leah
16. Angelina
17. Carly
18. Danielle
19. Gabrielle
20. Rachel
21. Alexandra
22. Sara
23. Kiara
24. Erin
25. Jenna
26. Rebecca
27. Catherine
28. Sabrina
29. Maya
30. Michelle

Classic

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Seymour

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1. Seymour
2. Salvatore
3. Dominick
4. Rocco
5. Carmen
6. Angelo
7. Gerard
8. Irving
9. Vincent
10. Murray
11. Francis
12. Angel
13. Peter
14. Brendan
15. Bernard
16. Joseph
17. Dominic
18. Abraham
19. Louis
20. Anthony
21. Sheldon
22. Frederick
23. Edmund
24. Marc
25. Nelson
26. Philip
27. Edward
28. Tyrone
29. Frank
30. Barry

Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Concetta

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16. Michele
17. Joanne
18. Joan
19. Janine
20. Sophie
21. Angelina
22. Eleanor
23. Marianne
24. Dolores
25. Claire
26. Muriel
27. Arlene
28. Lorraine
29. Anne
30. Dorothea

Births for first names are 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. Any totals for last names are the number of people with the last name as of the last US census.

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