Popular English Boys Names

Popular English Names Word Cloud
50 Most Popular English Names – Word Cloud

Here’s the list of the 10 most popular English boy’s names around according to the latest government statistics in 2014. The Office of National Statistics reported that the following English boy’s names are the most common English baby boy names in England at the moment:

  1. OLIVER
  2. JACK
  3. HARRY
  4. JACOB 
  5. CHARLIE
  6. THOMAS
  7. GEORGE
  8. OSCAR
  9. JAMES
  10. WILLIAM

The results from 2014 were very similar to those in 2013 with only a few of the names varying in popularity.

Popularity in Baby Boys Names in 2013

  1. OLIVER
  2. JACK
  3. HARRY
  4. JACOB 
  5. CHARLIE 
  6. THOMAS
  7. OSCAR
  8. JAMES
  9. WILLIAM
  10. GEORGE

Popularity in Baby Boys Names in 2012

  1. HARRY
  2. OLIVER
  3. JACK
  4. CHARLIE 
  5. JACOB 
  6. THOMAS 
  7. ALFIE 
  8. RILEY
  9. WILLIAM
  10. JAMES

Riley rose the most to make it to the top 10 names.

Popularity in Baby Boys Names in 2011

  1. HARRY
  2. OLIVER
  3. JACK
  4. ALFIE 
  5. CHARLIE 
  6. THOMAS 
  7. JACOB 
  8. JAMES 
  9. WILLIAM
  10. GEORGE

Popularity in Baby Boys Names in 2010

Names do periodically fade in and out of fashion but as you can see in the data released in 2010 (the list below), most of the names that were common then are still popular with parents today:

Let us know what baby names are currently popular in your area, post your comments below:


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