Distinctive Baby Names from Illinois

Illinois is known as the Land of Lincoln and the home of the Chicago Cubs. The northern part of the state is inhabited by Chicago, the third largest city in the United States, and the central and southern parts are rural and agricultural. These differences can be seen in the names that parents from Illinois give their children. On both the boy and girl most popular names list you will find modern names like Darius and Yesenia and more traditional names such as Jerome and Laverne.

Popular

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Terrence

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Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Dolores

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Less Common but Unique to IL

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Anton

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Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Laverne

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Modern

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Giovanni

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Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Guadalupe

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Classic

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Terrence

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Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Laverne

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Link to us: https://www.names.org/lists/by-state/il/
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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.