This USA random name generator can quickly return you many boy or girls names suggestions, if you simply select how unique or common you want them to be. Below the tool there is more information on this topic.


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How does this USA random name generator work?

Choosing the perfect baby boy or girl name is probably a challenging but important choice every parent has to deal with, and so we came up with this USA random name generator that may inspire or suggest something randomly, whenever such happy occasion occurs. Basically it requires you to specify if the names should be for a boy or a girl, choose a desired popularity and by case input the family name so that the suggestions to look real.

Each time the “Generate” button is clicked it returns 5 suggestions.

Unique versus popular baby names

It really depends on the personality of the parents and how they tend to choose in life. The same goes with the baby names, as common names are used by the ones that go with the trend and choose something they’ve heard many times before, while very rarely used names are chosen by parents that look for something the more unique or unusual the better.

However, there is one important aspect every parent should consider when choosing the perfect baby name and that relates to the matching between the surname and the name. That means everyone should try to write and speak the first name together with the family name in order to see if they really match, and if so then the analysis whether is sufficient unique or appropriate should be made.

How to choose the perfect name…

Since it is a matter of everyone’s perception there is no magic rule or formula to lead in choosing the perfect name for a baby.

It is rather a matter of time to invest in researching and discussing between the two parents. Many of them look into their family for suggestions; some of them tend to choose the name of their favorite actor, politician, journalist or basketball player or any similar famous people; while others look either to name numerology, name meanings or into official statistics to figure out what are considered common or unique names.

Top 100 US most common names

According to the official data released by Census.gov the most 100 frequently occurring names 1990 are:

Gender Name Gender Name Rank
Male JAMES Female MARY 1
Male JOHN Female PATRICIA 2
Male ROBERT Female LINDA 3
Male MICHAEL Female BARBARA 4
Male WILLIAM Female ELIZABETH 5
Male DAVID Female JENNIFER 6
Male RICHARD Female MARIA 7
Male CHARLES Female SUSAN 8
Male JOSEPH Female MARGARET 9
Male THOMAS Female DOROTHY 10
Male CHRISTOPHER Female LISA 11
Male DANIEL Female NANCY 12
Male PAUL Female KAREN 13
Male MARK Female BETTY 14
Male DONALD Female HELEN 15
Male GEORGE Female SANDRA 16
Male KENNETH Female DONNA 17
Male STEVEN Female CAROL 18
Male EDWARD Female RUTH 19
Male BRIAN Female SHARON 20
Male RONALD Female MICHELLE 21
Male ANTHONY Female LAURA 22
Male KEVIN Female SARAH 23
Male JASON Female KIMBERLY 24
Male MATTHEW Female DEBORAH 25
Male GARY Female JESSICA 26
Male TIMOTHY Female SHIRLEY 27
Male JOSE Female CYNTHIA 28
Male LARRY Female ANGELA 29
Male JEFFREY Female MELISSA 30
Male FRANK Female BRENDA 31
Male SCOTT Female AMY 32
Male ERIC Female ANNA 33
Male STEPHEN Female REBECCA 34
Male ANDREW Female VIRGINIA 35
Male RAYMOND Female KATHLEEN 36
Male GREGORY Female PAMELA 37
Male JOSHUA Female MARTHA 38
Male JERRY Female DEBRA 39
Male DENNIS Female AMANDA 40
Male WALTER Female STEPHANIE 41
Male PATRICK Female CAROLYN 42
Male PETER Female CHRISTINE 43
Male HAROLD Female MARIE 44
Male DOUGLAS Female JANET 45
Male HENRY Female CATHERINE 46
Male CARL Female FRANCES 47
Male ARTHUR Female ANN 48
Male RYAN Female JOYCE 49
Male ROGER Female DIANE 50
Male JOE Female ALICE 51
Male JUAN Female JULIE 52
Male JACK Female HEATHER 53
Male ALBERT Female TERESA 54
Male JONATHAN Female DORIS 55
Male JUSTIN Female GLORIA 56
Male TERRY Female EVELYN 57
Male GERALD Female JEAN 58
Male KEITH Female CHERYL 59
Male SAMUEL Female MILDRED 60
Male WILLIE Female KATHERINE 61
Male RALPH Female JOAN 62
Male LAWRENCE Female ASHLEY 63
Male NICHOLAS Female JUDITH 64
Male ROY Female ROSE 65
Male BENJAMIN Female JANICE 66
Male BRUCE Female KELLY 67
Male BRANDON Female NICOLE 68
Male ADAM Female JUDY 69
Male HARRY Female CHRISTINA 70
Male FRED Female KATHY 71
Male WAYNE Female THERESA 72
Male BILLY Female BEVERLY 73
Male STEVE Female DENISE 74
Male LOUIS Female TAMMY 75
Male JEREMY Female IRENE 76
Male AARON Female JANE 77
Male RANDY Female LORI 78
Male HOWARD Female RACHEL 79
Male EUGENE Female MARILYN 80
Male CARLOS Female ANDREA 81
Male RUSSELL Female KATHRYN 82
Male BOBBY Female LOUISE 83
Male VICTOR Female SARA 84
Male MARTIN Female ANNE 85
Male ERNEST Female JACQUELINE 86
Male PHILLIP Female WANDA 87
Male TODD Female BONNIE 88
Male JESSE Female JULIA 89
Male CRAIG Female RUBY 90
Male ALAN Female LOIS 91
Male SHAWN Female TINA 92
Male CLARENCE Female PHYLLIS 93
Male SEAN Female NORMA 94
Male PHILIP Female PAULA 95
Male CHRIS Female DIANA 96
Male JOHNNY Female ANNIE 97
Male EARL Female LILLIAN 98
Male JIMMY Female EMILY 99
Male ANTONIO Female ROBIN 100

Top 100 US very rarely given names

According to the same official data source the top very rarely given names 1990 are:

Gender Name Gender Name Rank
Male ALONSO Female ALLYN 1
Male BRODERICK Female ALONA 2
Male DARELL Female ANGILA 3
Male DORSEY Female ANNELLE 4
Male ELDEN Female ARDELIA 5
Male HAI Female AUDRIA 6
Male JERE Female AUDRIE 7
Male JEWEL Female BARI 8
Male LINDSAY Female BEULA 9
Male LYNWOOD Female BRITTENY 10
Male MICHAL Female BRYANNA 11
Male SHON Female CALISTA 12
Male VINCENZO Female CANDRA 13
Male WILLIAN Female CARLENA 14
Male BUCK Female CAROLL 15
Male ELISHA Female CASSEY 16
Male JERAMY Female CATHERINA 17
Male LAUREN Female CATRICE 18
Male LEIF Female CHASIDY 19
Male PORTER Female CHASSIDY 20
Male SID Female CINDIE 21
Male EDMUNDO Female CODI 22
Male FRANKLYN Female COLLENE 23
Male GRAIG Female DAGNY 24
Male JACINTO Female DIVINA 25
Male KENETH Female ELLENA 26
Male LUIGI Female ELLI 27
Male PATRICIA Female ENDA 28
Male WALLY Female EVELYNN 29
Male WINFORD Female FAVIOLA 30
Male ARLIE Female GEMA 31
Male CEDRICK Female GILBERTE 32
Male HOBERT Female HEIDY 33
Male JEROMY Female JAMA 34
Male JERRELL Female JEANNETTA 35
Male KRAIG Female JINNY 36
Male LEANDRO Female JOIE 37
Male RUEBEN Female KAROLE 38
Male ARNOLDO Female KEIRA 39
Male HARLAND Female KEVA 40
Male HAYDEN Female KRISHNA 41
Male JEWELL Female KRISTLE 42
Male KASEY Female LACRESHA 43
Male MAN Female LAREE 44
Male BENTON Female LARRAINE 45
Male BOYCE Female LASHAY 46
Male KRISTOFER Female LAURENA 47
Male LESLEY Female LESTER 48
Male LUCIUS Female LORILEE 49
Male MARCELLUS Female LORRINE 50
Male RENALDO Female LOURIE 51
Male REY Female LOVETTA 52
Male ROLF Female MADDIE 53
Male RUDOLF Female MAKEDA 54
Male SANTO Female MALENA 55
Male SHAD Female MARCELL 56
Male HOSEA Female MARSHALL 57
Male VON Female MARYETTA 58
Male WAYLON Female MARYLN 59
Male COLTON Female MAURITA 60
Male JOSPEH Female MERISSA 61
Male KOREY Female MICHA 62
Male LONG Female MISTIE 63
Male MALCOM Female NEELY 64
Male ANTIONE Female NEIDA 65
Male CORTEZ Female OZELL 66
Male CRISTOPHER Female PAMILA 67
Male ELDRIDGE Female PEI 68
Male NICKY Female RAYMONDE 69
Male TUAN Female ROBENA 70
Male ZACKARY Female ROSENDA 71
Male MALIK Female RUSSELL 72
Male WES Female SEEMA 73
Male GRANVILLE Female SHARELL 74
Male MICHALE Female SIXTA 75
Male DEANGELO Female SUANNE 76
Male FILIBERTO Female SUNNI 77
Male GASTON Female TAKAKO 78
Male GAYLORD Female TANDRA 79
Male JAE Female TAUNYA 80
Male MANUAL Female TAYNA 81
Male FRANCESCO Female TEOFILA 82
Male MODESTO Female TISA 83
Male WARNER Female TONITA 84
Male ZACK Female VASILIKI 85
Male ARLEN Female VERLINE 86
Male ASA Female VERNON 87
Male FAUSTO Female VERONIKA 88
Male GARRET Female VI 89
Male GAYLE Female VIRGIL 90
Male ISREAL Female WANETTA 91
Male JOHNSON Female WILHEMINA 92
Male LEIGH Female ZANA 93
Male HONG Female ALAINE 94
Male MOSE Female AUSTIN 95
Male BENEDICT Female AVRIL 96
Male BRITT Female BARABARA 97
Male DEL Female BLAKE 98
Male NATHANAEL Female BUENA 99
Male TONEY Female BULA 100

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