Most Popular Baby Names in 1993

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby names were for the year 1993. These names are taken directly from the Social Security card applications for births that occurred in the United States.

The table below shows the top 250 most popular baby names in 1993, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

You can also use the links below to research more about the most popular baby names.

Top 1000 most popular boy names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Top 1000 most popular girl names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Michael 49,554 Jessica 34,989
2 Christopher 38,228 Ashley 34,851
3 Matthew 35,772 Sarah 24,254
4 Joshua 33,586 Samantha 23,669
5 Tyler 29,797 Emily 23,592
6 Brandon 28,732 Brittany 21,724
7 Daniel 28,687 Taylor 21,268
8 Nicholas 28,107 Amanda 20,811
9 Jacob 27,486 Elizabeth 17,557
10 Andrew 27,321 Stephanie 17,183
11 David 27,027 Megan 16,385
12 Joseph 27,009 Lauren 16,187
13 Ryan 26,726 Nicole 16,181
14 James 26,251 Rachel 15,971
15 Zachary 25,536 Jennifer 15,751
16 John 24,993 Kayla 15,452
17 Robert 22,446 Amber 14,066
18 William 22,213 Danielle 12,990
19 Anthony 21,785 Victoria 12,923
20 Justin 21,539 Courtney 12,576
21 Alexander 20,525 Hannah 12,505
22 Jonathan 19,949 Rebecca 12,321
23 Kyle 19,452 Jasmine 12,063
24 Cody 19,152 Kelsey 11,376
25 Kevin 19,080 Chelsea 11,288
26 Austin 17,581 Alyssa 11,031
27 Thomas 14,865 Alexis 10,831
28 Jordan 14,755 Alexandra 10,677
29 Eric 14,545 Katherine 10,505
30 Aaron 13,831 Melissa 10,224
31 Steven 13,472 Michelle 10,190
32 Dylan 12,687 Brianna 8,774
33 Benjamin 12,680 Tiffany 8,586
34 Brian 12,544 Morgan 8,571
35 Christian 11,885 Christina 8,289
36 Jose 11,846 Shelby 8,122
37 Samuel 11,706 Mary 8,119
38 Timothy 11,637 Heather 8,103
39 Adam 11,531 Kimberly 7,966
40 Richard 10,228 Sara 7,901
41 Nathan 10,195 Allison 7,728
42 Sean 10,175 Haley 7,617
43 Charles 9,855 Laura 7,258
44 Patrick 9,855 Andrea 7,237
45 Jason 8,636 Maria 6,973
46 Jeremy 8,572 Kaitlyn 6,955
47 Stephen 8,369 Anna 6,811
48 Jesse 8,265 Erin 6,716
49 Mark 8,059 Erica 6,413
50 Travis 7,939 Olivia 6,340
51 Taylor 7,688 Kelly 6,297
52 Alex 7,638 Brooke 6,161
53 Jeffrey 7,536 Shannon 6,070
54 Cameron 7,091 Katelyn 5,974
55 Juan 6,895 Vanessa 5,889
56 Paul 6,481 Lindsey 5,844
57 Connor 6,453 Crystal 5,827
58 Luis 6,406 Jordan 5,824
59 Dustin 6,310 Marissa 5,625
60 Kenneth 6,275 Paige 5,613
61 Bryan 6,159 Kristen 5,533
62 Evan 6,088 Natalie 5,484
63 Jared 6,064 Katie 5,456
64 Trevor 6,010 Caitlin 5,428
65 Gregory 5,805 Amy 5,421
66 Caleb 5,781 Cassandra 5,421
67 Derek 5,757 Abigail 5,184
68 Corey 5,675 Kathryn 5,089
69 Scott 5,575 Alexandria 5,026
70 Ian 5,398 Briana 4,881
71 Devin 5,357 Jenna 4,881
72 Carlos 5,350 Julia 4,660
73 Bradley 5,133 Angela 4,570
74 Marcus 5,061 Jacqueline 4,515
75 Nathaniel 4,854 Catherine 4,476
76 Logan 4,842 Alicia 4,431
77 Shawn 4,815 Brittney 4,420
78 Edward 4,790 Madison 4,383
79 Garrett 4,711 Jamie 4,255
80 Jesus 4,681 Emma 4,106
81 Mitchell 4,584 Mariah 4,092
82 Peter 4,538 Whitney 4,077
83 Blake 4,505 Breanna 4,027
84 Shane 4,437 Gabrielle 4,016
85 Dakota 4,412 Erika 4,010
86 Gabriel 4,374 Monica 3,900
87 Luke 4,354 Molly 3,708
88 Miguel 4,347 Lindsay 3,664
89 Antonio 4,300 Miranda 3,579
90 Dillon 4,282 Christine 3,479
91 Victor 4,208 Sierra 3,473
92 Ethan 4,163 Leah 3,413
93 Seth 4,062 Meghan 3,400
94 Cory 3,997 Diana 3,389
95 Lucas 3,922 Cynthia 3,383
96 Spencer 3,883 Savannah 3,343
97 Hunter 3,792 Sabrina 3,321
98 Tanner 3,768 Angelica 3,239
99 Adrian 3,753 Kaitlin 3,226
100 Vincent 3,686 Lisa 3,224
101 Joel 3,557 Bianca 3,210
102 Brett 3,544 Margaret 3,168
103 Alejandro 3,533 Veronica 3,094
104 George 3,513 Kristina 3,091
105 Erik 3,486 Caroline 3,083
106 Dalton 3,393 Sydney 3,050
107 Jorge 3,391 Alexa 3,040
108 Raymond 3,329 Holly 3,033
109 Keith 3,265 Kristin 2,990
110 Isaac 3,214 Melanie 2,988
111 Jake 3,197 Destiny 2,942
112 Casey 3,179 April 2,933
113 Wesley 3,172 Mackenzie 2,900
114 Chad 3,143 Brenda 2,884
115 Angel 3,037 Bethany 2,840
116 Chase 3,020 Karen 2,808
117 Phillip 3,001 Rachael 2,745
118 Donald 2,995 Kathleen 2,743
119 Francisco 2,965 Julie 2,736
120 Ricardo 2,946 Kassandra 2,730
121 Colin 2,895 Ariel 2,708
122 Ronald 2,883 Dominique 2,706
123 Oscar 2,848 Grace 2,701
124 Martin 2,816 Brandi 2,692
125 Eduardo 2,794 Patricia 2,660
126 Colton 2,750 Hayley 2,617
127 Devon 2,726 Madeline 2,608
128 Johnathan 2,719 Kendra 2,604
129 Derrick 2,701 Casey 2,579
130 Cole 2,661 Hailey 2,529
131 Troy 2,647 Kara 2,527
132 Alan 2,561 Tara 2,476
133 Dominic 2,533 Desiree 2,444
134 Frank 2,503 Gabriela 2,408
135 Julian 2,488 Cheyenne 2,372
136 Henry 2,483 Ana 2,366
137 Mason 2,473 Carly 2,364
138 Mario 2,469 Leslie 2,294
139 Douglas 2,461 Raven 2,285
140 Omar 2,452 Natasha 2,278
141 Xavier 2,447 Alison 2,241
142 Manuel 2,433 Krystal 2,211
143 Jack 2,420 Karina 2,202
144 Jonathon 2,318 Valerie 2,176
145 Brendan 2,303 Chelsey 2,155
146 Andre 2,282 Bailey 2,134
147 Philip 2,270 Alejandra 2,125
148 Edgar 2,261 Rebekah 2,108
149 Collin 2,251 Autumn 2,086
150 Javier 2,178 Jade 2,080
151 Grant 2,160 Adriana 2,076
152 Andres 2,104 Tori 2,057
153 Curtis 2,097 Caitlyn 2,044
154 Alec 2,091 Katrina 2,036
155 Roberto 2,079 Dana 1,988
156 Gary 2,064 Nancy 1,986
157 Ivan 2,049 Jillian 1,980
158 Hector 2,032 Chloe 1,956
159 Clayton 2,031 Felicia 1,949
160 Sergio 1,984 Audrey 1,947
161 Darius 1,983 Deanna 1,938
162 Levi 1,978 Jocelyn 1,926
163 Bryce 1,970 Meagan 1,926
164 Dennis 1,964 Ashlee 1,911
165 Johnny 1,964 Claire 1,896
166 Jeremiah 1,912 Krista 1,896
167 Zachery 1,902 Kaylee 1,885
168 Allen 1,900 Sandra 1,884
169 Max 1,888 Michaela 1,852
170 Elijah 1,881 Monique 1,851
171 Tony 1,872 Mercedes 1,778
172 Cesar 1,860 Marisa 1,723
173 Drew 1,853 Alisha 1,721
174 Brady 1,839 Gina 1,714
175 Craig 1,837 Bria 1,698
176 Edwin 1,823 Cindy 1,642
177 Nicolas 1,819 Joanna 1,638
178 Brent 1,800 Angel 1,633
179 Fernando 1,798 Bridget 1,628
180 Cristian 1,786 Summer 1,617
181 Shaquille 1,784 Mallory 1,601
182 Larry 1,781 Priscilla 1,595
183 Maxwell 1,781 Claudia 1,592
184 Ruben 1,749 Colleen 1,585
185 Calvin 1,746 Daisy 1,579
186 Jerry 1,726 Jasmin 1,552
187 Mathew 1,705 Cristina 1,549
188 Randy 1,701 Ashleigh 1,546
189 Pedro 1,666 Kirsten 1,546
190 Marco 1,646 Ariana 1,534
191 Trey 1,629 Yesenia 1,527
192 Jeffery 1,626 Diamond 1,523
193 Carl 1,585 Kiara 1,522
194 Louis 1,582 Lacey 1,522
195 Kristopher 1,564 Brandy 1,519
196 Lawrence 1,551 Sophia 1,498
197 Preston 1,545 Jaclyn 1,497
198 Jackson 1,538 Linda 1,488
199 Jimmy 1,527 Anne 1,483
200 Colby 1,518 Carolyn 1,479
201 Russell 1,516 Denise 1,457
202 Erick 1,503 Jazmin 1,457
203 Noah 1,503 Tabitha 1,445
204 Isaiah 1,497 Kylie 1,443
205 Raul 1,495 Ciara 1,436
206 Julio 1,455 Lydia 1,420
207 Dominique 1,449 Gabriella 1,405
208 Ricky 1,441 Cierra 1,403
209 Albert 1,433 Nichole 1,394
210 Darren 1,432 Jazmine 1,365
211 Jaime 1,427 Allyson 1,346
212 Rafael 1,427 Evelyn 1,346
213 Terry 1,427 Shanice 1,345
214 Danny 1,422 Mayra 1,336
215 Marc 1,405 Candace 1,309
216 Jalen 1,392 Ellen 1,305
217 Emmanuel 1,383 Kendall 1,271
218 Alberto 1,379 Tessa 1,258
219 Riley 1,377 Wendy 1,257
220 Gerardo 1,356 Guadalupe 1,255
221 Walter 1,356 Rosa 1,255
222 Billy 1,354 Daniela 1,253
223 Armando 1,340 Meredith 1,251
224 Hayden 1,326 Amelia 1,248
225 Rodney 1,309 Mckenzie 1,240
226 Micheal 1,307 Teresa 1,234
227 Sebastian 1,307 Kelli 1,229
228 Conner 1,292 Tiara 1,226
229 Trenton 1,278 Raquel 1,223
230 Lance 1,259 Kelsie 1,222
231 Joe 1,254 Justine 1,200
232 Conor 1,250 Kasey 1,200
233 Jamal 1,246 Susan 1,199
234 Arthur 1,240 Karla 1,195
235 Todd 1,239 Katelynn 1,194
236 Kaleb 1,224 Zoe 1,192
237 Malcolm 1,224 Marina 1,190
238 Bobby 1,221 Tyler 1,182
239 Zackary 1,213 Britney 1,177
240 Micah 1,202 Abby 1,176
241 Tevin 1,201 Ebony 1,164
242 Skyler 1,191 Theresa 1,159
243 Randall 1,187 Naomi 1,146
244 Abraham 1,170 Heidi 1,142
245 Kody 1,169 Faith 1,133
246 Dallas 1,156 Renee 1,133
247 Parker 1,156 Asia 1,120
248 Andy 1,150 Tanya 1,117
249 Nolan 1,144 Carrie 1,116
250 Donovan 1,144 Jessie 1,108

Historical Data for Baby Names

If you're interested to see how the trends and popularity of baby names have changed, you can use the links below to view the historical data by decade.

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Most popular girl names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the Social Security Administration (SSA) and excludes any names with fewer than 5 occurrences in any geographic area.

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