The Most Popular Baby Names of 2014 (So Far) Include Katniss and Khaleesi

Peggy Truong / July 8, 2014

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The first look at 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1'.
If your name is Imogen or Asher, you are in very good company.

According to baby names database Nameberry, the two top respective lists for the 100 most baby girl and boy names in 2014 so far.

Also making the cut: a few heroines you might be familiar with.

That’s right, a lot of folks turned to their favorite movies and books when it came to naming their newborn girls.

Khaleesi (Game of Thrones) and Elsa (Frozen) were new entries to the list, while Katniss (The Hunger Games) held strong at number 14.

In the boys club, newcomers Harper and Rowan cracked the top 20 while Knox, Bodhi, Soren and Wyatt were considered “fast-rising” names in the first half of the year.

Here are the top 10. Head over to Nameberry for the complete list. To those with a due date in the second half of the year, happy baby naming!

GIRLS:

1. Imogen

2. Charlotte

3. Isla

4. Cora

5. Penelope

6. Violet

7. Amelia

8. Eleanor

9. Harper

10. Claire

 

BOYS:

1. Asher

2. Declan

3. Atticus

4. Finn

5. Oliver

6. Henry

7. Silas

8. Jasper

9. Milo

10. Jude