Distinctive Baby Names from Minnesota

Minnesota is known as the "Land of 10,000 Lakes" and has almost 90,000 miles of shoreline. Lake Itasca is the main source of the Mississippi River, and Minnesota has water's that flow in three different directions. Like the water's flowing from there, Minnesota parents go their own way when choosing names for their children. You'll find Mohamed and Bennett on the list of popular boy's names and Greta and Ellie on the girl's list.

Popular

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Lyle

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1. Lyle
2. Duane
3. Loren
4. Dean
5. Jerome
6. Gordon
7. Dale
8. Jon
9. Todd
10. Brady
11. Chad
12. Arnold
13. Maxwell
14. Kent
15. Bradley
16. Allan
17. Bruce
18. Cole
19. Roger
20. Vernon
21. Wallace
22. Grant
23. Mitchell
24. Kurt
25. Ross
26. Scott
27. Riley
28. Gerald
29. Brent
30. Carter

Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Marlys

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Less Common but Unique to MN

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Mohamed

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16. Ervin
17. Reed
18. Merle
19. Sawyer
20. Gregg
21. Kim
22. Elliot
23. Dane
24. Beau
25. Easton
26. Lukas
27. Brock
28. Wilfred
29. Griffin
30. Wade

Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Ardis

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16. Corrine
17. Clarice
18. Darcy
19. Karin
20. Fern
21. Muriel
22. Abby
23. Gwen
24. Lorna
25. Bette
26. Lynette
27. Deloris
28. Gayle
29. Shari
30. Janelle

Modern

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Mohamed

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Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Greta

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16. Isabelle
17. Lucy
18. Josie
19. Claire
20. Hazel
21. Elise
22. Anne
23. Mckenna
24. Grace
25. Kendra
26. Stella
27. Paige
28. Molly
29. Ella
30. Anna

Classic

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Lyle

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16. Myron
17. Marlin
18. Chad
19. Dale
20. Darin
21. Todd
22. Lucas
23. Ervin
24. Darrel
25. Arnold
26. Cory
27. Luke
28. Allan
29. Kent
30. Erik

Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Marlys

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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.