Distinctive Baby Names from New York

New York is a diverse state with immigrants from all over the world making it their home. New York City currently has over 800 different languages spoken in it with 4 out of 10 households speaking a language other than English. This diversity can be seen in the names that parents in New York give their children. Chaim and Vito can be found on the lists of popular boy names and Chaya and Gianna can be found on the lists of popular girl names.

Popular

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Salvatore

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1. Salvatore
2. Irving
3. Gerard
4. Dominick
5. Angelo
6. Peter
7. Vincent
8. Abraham
9. Nelson
10. Stuart
11. Marc
12. Bernard
13. Louis
14. Rafael
15. Philip
16. Francis
17. Neil
18. Frank
19. Frederick
20. Anthony
21. Sidney
22. Joseph
23. Edwin
24. Martin
25. Brendan
26. Alfred
27. Allan
28. Arnold
29. Stanley
30. Edward

Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Rosemarie

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16. Harriet
17. Josephine
18. Theresa
19. Rose
20. Ellen
21. Gail
22. Elaine
23. Kathleen
24. Carmen
25. Ann
26. Rosemary
27. Jeanne
28. Marie
29. Diane
30. Suzanne

Less Common but Unique to NY

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Chaim

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1. Chaim
2. Mordechai
3. Moshe
4. Menachem
5. Seymour
6. Yosef
7. Carmine
8. Wilfredo
9. Vito
10. Irwin
11. Pasquale
12. Morton
13. Jamel
14. Murray
15. Rocco
16. Ariel
17. Aron
18. Denis
19. Jean
20. Sheldon
21. Solomon
22. Terence
23. Ira
24. Laurence
25. Edmund
26. Julio
27. Elliot
28. Morris
29. Emanuel
30. Ali

Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Chaya

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1. Chaya
2. Rivka
3. Chana
4. Concetta
5. Milagros
6. Carmela
7. Roslyn
8. Francine
9. Roseann
10. Annmarie
11. Helene
12. Deirdre
13. Noreen
14. Doreen
15. Adele
16. Carmella
17. Dina
18. Lenore
19. Janine
20. Francesca
21. Maritza
22. Selma
23. Rhoda
24. Luz
25. Rosalind
26. Jeanine
27. Bernadette
28. Marianne
29. Yvette
30. Daniella

Modern

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Chaim

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1. Chaim
2. Moshe
3. Frank
4. Luca
5. Andy
6. Peter
7. Abraham
8. Louis
9. Dominick
10. Amir
11. Vincent
12. Edwin
13. Jake
14. Justin
15. Kevin
16. Brian
17. Steven
18. Brendan
19. Joseph
20. Nicholas
21. Raymond
22. Jason
23. Sean
24. Michael
25. Anthony
26. Jeffrey
27. Gregory
28. Max
29. Joel
30. Leo

Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Chaya

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16. Leah
17. Kiara
18. Michelle
19. Julia
20. Sabrina
21. Kelly
22. Juliana
23. Amanda
24. Jillian
25. Meghan
26. Tiffany
27. Danielle
28. Sara
29. Alexandra
30. Maya

Classic

Boy Names

Map of the Popularity of Seymour

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1. Seymour
2. Carmine
3. Salvatore
4. Dominick
5. Vito
6. Irwin
7. Irving
8. Rocco
9. Morton
10. Murray
11. Gerard
12. Angelo
13. Elliot
14. Angel
15. Abraham
16. Vincent
17. Julio
18. Rafael
19. Peter
20. Israel
21. Sheldon
22. Luis
23. Emanuel
24. Brendan
25. Hector
26. Stuart
27. Nelson
28. Marc
29. Anthony
30. Bernard

Girl Names

Map of the Popularity of Carmela

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16. Carmella
17. Noreen
18. Adele
19. Miriam
20. Angelina
21. Doreen
22. Maryann
23. Madeline
24. Lenore
25. Janine
26. Selma
27. Rhoda
28. Camille
29. Rosalind
30. Dina

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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