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. Cole
18. Bruce
19. Grant
20. Roger
21. Vernon
22. Wallace
23. Carter
24. Mitchell
25. Ross
26. Kurt
27. Riley
28. Scott
29. Gerald
30. Brent

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

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. Ellie
29. Gayle
30. Shari

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

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. Cory
23. Lucas
24. Ervin
25. Darrel
26. Arnold
27. Allan
28. Luke
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.