Top 100 baby names in Sweden (2018)

The rank of baby girl name Alice from 1998 to 2018 in Sweden
 

The table shows the 100 most common names given to Swedish babies in 2018. This year, William, Liam, Noah for boys and Alice, Maja, Lilly for girls were the most popular choices for parents in Sweden.

The number enclosed in parentheses tells us how many babies with that name were born this year. The second number shows if the baby name has become more or less popular in 2018 compared to 2017 ('new' indicates the baby name was not listed in the previous year's top 100).

Example: 3 Lilly (634) +3
This year, the third most popular baby girl name was Lilly. 634 babies were named Lilly, and +3 means that in 2018 the name became more popular compared to last year (climbed three places).

Note: For names with alternative spellings (Josefin-Josefine, Jakob-Jacob, Linnea-Linnéa, ...), a common form is shown for each name, but the numbers include all variants.

The list was last updated on
Nov. 28, 2019

Top 100 baby names in Sweden (2018)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1William (863)Alice (765)
2Liam (834) +1Maja (657) +9
3Noah (730) +6Lilly (634) +3
4Lucas (723)Ella (604)
5Oliver (714)Wilma (600) +5
6Oscar (704) -4Ebba (597) -1
7Elias (697)Olivia (581) -4
8Hugo (683)Astrid (565) -1
9Adam (647) +1Alma (564) +5
10Alexander (626) -4Elsa (559) +3
11Valter (543) +3Saga (547) -3
12Axel (536) +4Freja (545) -3
13Leo (524) -2Alicia (543) -11
14Nils (505) +6Stella (543) +6
15Alfred (502) +4Signe (538) +6
16Vincent (501) +12Selma (534)
17Leon (498) +10Agnes (529) -5
18Ludvig (498)Ellie (522) -2
19Charlie (493) -7Vera (517) +3
20Theo (492) +3Inez (471) +6
21Gabriel (485) +19Alva (468) -1
22Filip (472)Klara (467) -7
23Elliot (467) -10Julia (459) -5
24Arvid (463) +1Ellen (454) -1
25Isak (463) -9Molly (437)
26Harry (456)Ester (415) +1
27Matteo (447) +14Linnéa (392) +1
28Adrian (442) -10Nova (385) +3
29Melvin (416)Lea (365) -5
30Theodor (409) -6Isabelle (364) -1
31Benjamin (407) +3Nora (356) +7
32August (400)Sigrid (350) +4
33Mohammed (398) -12Sara (347) -3
34Viktor (388) -3Iris (343) +3
35Josef (378) +2Luna (334) +12
36Olle (378) -3Elvira (312) -1
37Ebbe (368) +8Emilia (312) -3
38Edvin (367) -8Nellie (309) -6
39Loui (355) +3Juni (299) +1
40Sam (352) +13Emma (288) -6
41Gustav (351) -5Elise (286) +1
42Malte (348) +9Edith (285)
43Sixten (330) -4Sofia (285) -1
44Frank (326) +5Lova (282) -5
45Love (322) +2Tyra (272) +6
46Albin (321) -3Elin (268)
47Frans (315) +23Celine (264) -3
48Henry (315) +3Isabella (245) +2
49Erik (314) -3Ingrid (242) +10
50Viggo (304) -12Ida (239) +11
51Elton (302) +8Liv (238) -6
52Emil (301) -17Mila (238) +29
53Jack (299) +4Lykke (236) +1
54Noel (297) +1Leia (234) -5
55Jacob (296) -3Livia (226) -7
56Melker (295) -12Bianca (225) +19
57Vidar (295) -8Hailey (225) new
58Milo (285) +2Maria (224) -6
59Colin (267) +4Felicia (220) -2
60Casper (260) +7Majken (220) +1
61Otto (256) +1Tuva (215) -6
62Carl (249) +3Amelia (213) +1
63Loke (248) -5Meja (211) -10
64Tage (247) +2Hanna (210) -8
65Wilmer (247) -8Hedda (209) +22
66Max (237) -13Ronja (209) +8
67Sigge (235) -6Thea (207) -10
68Wilhelm (231)Lo (198) +7
69Aron (230) +2Sally (197) -7
70Milton (230) +5Joline (195) +1
71Felix (226)Lovisa (191) -6
72Julian (224) +6Jasmine (187) +1
73Alvin (218) -4Moa (187) -8
74Anton (214) -10Rut (184) -6
75Ivar (210) +1Melissa (179) -6
76Samuel (195)Stina (177) -9
77Kevin (190) -4Julie (173) +12
78Nicolas (190) +15Svea (171) -1
79Kian (188) +1Tilde (170) +2
80John (179) +5Cleo (168) +5
81Elis (178) +1Matilda (166) -11
82Levi (177) +16Hilma (162) +6
83Hjalmar (176) -8Siri (158) -11
84Elvin (171) -3Amanda (157) -5
85David (170) +9Belle (156) new
86Jonathan (170) +3Märta (156) -1
87Joel (168) +2Melina (151) +12
88Ville (167) -3Greta (150) +7
89Vilgot (165) -10My (150) +6
90Daniel (163) -1Hedvig (149) -1
91Folke (153) +2Elina (148) new
92Ture (153) newMira (148) +1
93Amir (151) newMaryam (145) -15
94Ali (150) -11Filippa (141) -12
95Vide (150) +4Cornelia (140) -30
96Milian (147) +1Elsie (136) new
97Thor (147)Zoe (133) new
98Omar (146) -15Lovis (131) -2
99Maximilian (144) -5Hilda (130) -13
100Lias (141) newPenny (130) -17
Source: Statistics Sweden

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