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Names – newborn boys 2020, top 100

The table shows the 100 most common first names given to boys in 2020. The most common form is given for each name, but the numbers include all alternative spellings.

Rankings Alphabetical order
Rank  Number   NumberRank
20202019 20202019  2020201920202019
1 (5) Noah 758 (680)   Adam 602 (620) 10 (9)
2 (3) William 742 (732)   Adrian 424 (503) 30 (17)
3 (6) Hugo 712 (669)   Albin 320 (347) 47 (41)
4 (1) Lucas 709 (768)   Alexander 521 (563) 17 (12)
5 (2) Liam 698 (760)   Alfred 555 (510) 13 (15)
6 (8) Oscar 671 (645)   Algot 168 (146) 84 (96)
7 (7) Oliver 649 (647)   Ali 135 (173) 98 (82)
8 (10) Matteo 646 (596)   Alvar 148 (127) 93 (New)
9 (4) Elias 642 (729)   Alve 146 (140) 95 (98)
10 (9) Adam 602 (620)   Alvin 211 (226) 70 (67)
11 (19) Leon 570 (500)   Amir 164 (150) 86 (91)
12 (11) Walter 559 (579)   Anton 193 (216) 73 (71)
13 (15) Alfred 555 (510)   Aron 323 (257) 46 (60)
14 (13) Leo 543 (548)   Arvid 481 (482) 23 (21)
15 (14) Nils 537 (539)   August 483 (408) 22 (32)
16 (26) Harry 522 (451)   Axel 413 (455) 32 (25)
17 (12) Alexander 521 (563)   Benjamin 366 (398) 40 (34)
18 (22) Vincent 501 (476)   Björn 139 (72) 97 (New)
19 (31) Isak 496 (413)   Carl 240 (222) 63 (68)
19 (18) Theo 496 (502)   Casper 239 (267) 64 (57)
21 (28) Charlie 489 (444)   Charlie 489 (444) 21 (28)
22 (32) August 483 (408)   Colin 305 (246) 51 (64)
23 (21) Arvid 481 (482)   Daniel 133 (148) 100 (95)
24 (16) Ludvig 470 (505)   Dante 180 (149) 80 (93)
25 (23) Theodor 469 (470)   David 152 (158) 92 (87)
26 (20) Elliot 468 (498)   Ebbe 369 (367) 39 (37)
27 (27) Frans 457 (448)   Edvin 331 (338) 45 (43)
28 (24) Filip 429 (465)   Elias 642 (729) 9 (4)
29 (35) Sam 425 (373)   Elis 181 (195) 79 (76)
30 (17) Adrian 424 (503)   Elliot 468 (498) 26 (20)
31 (33) Louie 418 (403)   Elton 373 (327) 38 (44)
32 (25) Axel 413 (455)   Elvin 173 (185) 82 (79)
33 (62) Otto 396 (251)   Emil 275 (320) 56 (45)
34 (30) Gabriel 383 (423)   Erik 230 (262) 66 (58)
35 (46) Malte 382 (316)   Felix 154 (182) 90 (80)
36 (36) Josef 380 (370)   Filip 429 (465) 28 (24)
37 (29) Mohamed 379 (433)   Folke 172 (146) 83 (96)
38 (44) Elton 373 (327)   Frank 315 (304) 49 (50)
39 (37) Ebbe 369 (367)   Frans 457 (448) 27 (27)
40 (34) Benjamin 366 (398)   Gabriel 383 (423) 34 (30)
41 (39) Love 364 (350)   Gustav 238 (311) 65 (48)
42 (40) Olle 358 (349)   Harry 522 (451) 16 (26)
43 (42) Henry 349 (341)   Henry 349 (341) 43 (42)
44 (38) Melvin 335 (352)   Hjalmar 167 (171) 85 (84)
45 (43) Edvin 331 (338)   Hugo 712 (669) 3 (6)
46 (60) Aron 323 (257)   Isak 496 (413) 19 (31)
47 (41) Albin 320 (347)   Ivar 248 (214) 61 (72)
48 (49) Jack 319 (306)   Jack 319 (306) 48 (49)
49 (50) Frank 315 (304)   Jacob 268 (274) 57 (56)
50 (59) Tage 307 (259)   Joel 144 (157) 96 (89)
51 (64) Colin 305 (246)   Jonathan 153 (130) 91 (New)
52 (52) Noel 297 (298)   Josef 380 (370) 36 (36)
53 (53) Sixten 292 (295)   Julian 182 (202) 77 (74)
54 (51) Viggo 291 (301)   Kian 207 (212) 71 (73)
55 (46) Vidar 279 (316)   Leo 543 (548) 14 (13)
56 (45) Emil 275 (320)   Leon 570 (500) 11 (19)
57 (56) Jacob 268 (274)   Levi 213 (193) 69 (77)
58 (55) Melker 265 (282)   Liam 698 (760) 5 (2)
59 (61) Loke 251 (255)   Loke 251 (255) 59 (61)
59 (54) Viktor 251 (291)   Louie 418 (403) 31 (33)
61 (72) Ivar 248 (214)   Love 364 (350) 41 (39)
62 (65) Milo 242 (236)   Lucas 709 (768) 4 (1)
63 (68) Carl 240 (222)   Ludvig 470 (505) 24 (16)
64 (57) Casper 239 (267)   Malte 382 (316) 35 (46)
65 (48) Gustav 238 (311)   Matteo 646 (596) 8 (10)
66 (58) Erik 230 (262)   Max 226 (199) 67 (75)
67 (75) Max 226 (199)   Melker 265 (282) 58 (55)
68 (66) Sigge 222 (230)   Melvin 335 (352) 44 (38)
69 (77) Levi 213 (193)   Milo 242 (236) 62 (65)
70 (67) Alvin 211 (226)   Milton 193 (222) 73 (68)
71 (73) Kian 207 (212)   Mohamed 379 (433) 37 (29)
72 (78) Nicholas 201 (187)   Nicholas 201 (187) 72 (78)
73 (71) Anton 193 (216)   Nils 537 (539) 15 (14)
73 (68) Milton 193 (222)   Noah 758 (680) 1 (5)
75 (81) Vilgot 192 (176)   Noel 297 (298) 52 (52)
76 (63) Wilmer 188 (249)   Oliver 649 (647) 7 (7)
77 (74) Julian 182 (202)   Olle 358 (349) 42 (40)
77 (70) Wilhelm 182 (220)   Omar 157 (173) 89 (82)
79 (76) Elis 181 (195)   Oscar 671 (645) 6 (8)
80 (93) Dante 180 (149)   Otis 134 (109) 99 (New)
81 (84) Ture 175 (171)   Otto 396 (251) 33 (62)
82 (79) Elvin 173 (185)   Sam 425 (373) 29 (35)
83 (96) Folke 172 (146)   Samuel 164 (163) 86 (86)
84 (96) Algot 168 (146)   Sigge 222 (230) 68 (66)
85 (84) Hjalmar 167 (171)   Sixten 292 (295) 53 (53)
86 (91) Amir 164 (150)   Svante 133 (107) 100 (New)
86 (86) Samuel 164 (163)   Tage 307 (259) 50 (59)
88 (90) Vide 162 (152)   Ted 147 (133) 94 (New)
89 (82) Omar 157 (173)   Theo 496 (502) 19 (18)
90 (80) Felix 154 (182)   Theodor 469 (470) 25 (23)
91 (New) Jonathan 153 (130)   Ture 175 (171) 81 (84)
92 (87) David 152 (158)   Walter 559 (579) 12 (11)
93 (New) Alvar 148 (127)   Vidar 279 (316) 55 (46)
94 (New) Ted 147 (133)   Vide 162 (152) 88 (90)
95 (98) Alve 146 (140)   Viggo 291 (301) 54 (51)
96 (89) Joel 144 (157)   Viktor 251 (291) 59 (54)
97 (New) Björn 139 (72)   Vilgot 192 (176) 75 (81)
98 (82) Ali 135 (173)   Wilhelm 182 (220) 77 (70)
99 (New) Otis 134 (109)   William 742 (732) 2 (3)
100 (95) Daniel 133 (148)   Wilmer 188 (249) 76 (63)
100 (New) Svante 133 (107)   Vincent 501 (476) 18 (22)

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Last updated
2021-01-29

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