Top 100 baby names in Norway (2017)

Note: The top 100 list treats different spellings and abbreviations of a name as separate names.

Adding up the numbers for all variants yields a totally different top 10 list for 2017:

Top 10 baby names in Norway (2017)
(joint rankings)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Jakob*(424) +7Sofie*(412) +2
2Lucas*(404) +1Nora*(405) -1
3Emil(397) +7Emma(380) -1
4Oskar*(393) -2Sara*(346)
5Oliver(390)Ella(319) +3
6William(383) -5Olivia(316) +1
7Filip*(382) -1Maja*(312) -1
8Noah*(368) +1Emilie(285) +1
9Elias(349) (new)Ingrid*(272) +1
10Isak*(330) (new)Sofia*(272) -5
* joint rankings
  • Jakob*: Jakob, Jacob
  • Lucas*: Lucas, Lukas
  • Oskar*: Oskar, Oscar
  • Filip*: Filip, Fillip, Philip, Phillip
  • Noah*: Noah, Noa
  • Isak*: Isak, Isaac, Isac
  • Sofie*: Sofie, Sophie
  • Nora*: Nora, Norah
  • Sara*: Sara, Sahra, Sarah
  • Maja*: Maja, Maia, Maya
  • Ingrid*: Ingrid, Ingerid, Ingri
  • Sofia*: Sofia, Sophia
Top 100 baby names in Norway (2017)
Rank Baby Boys Baby Girls
1Emil (411) +2Emma (396) +1
2Oliver (398) Nora (393) -1
3Noah (373) +2Sofie (348)
4William (372) -3Olivia (337)
5Elias (359) +2Ella (322)
6Henrik (329) Emilie (298)
7Jonas (304) +1Ingrid (271)
8Magnus (300) +4Frida (268) +8
9Liam (298) Anna (252)
10Tobias (291) Alma (244) +12
11Isak (286) +7Amalie (244) +11
12Mathias (266) -8Thea (244) +1
13Jakob (264) +1Ida (241) +1
14Aksel (260) -3Sara (238) -6
15Lucas (260) +9Mia (237) -2
16Olav (249) +2Selma (230) +23
17Johannes (244) +7Aurora (226) -2
18Oskar (235) +4Maria (221) +10
19Theodor (235) Hedda (215) +10
20HÃ¥kon (234) -4Sofia (211) -10
21Sebastian (232) -6Maja (210) +5
22Matheo (225) -5Jenny (207) -2
23Daniel (220) +8Leah (202)
24Benjamin (219) -11Ada (195) +16
25Filip (219) +5Iben (193) +11
26Sander (217) Tiril (190) -14
27Leon (205) +3Linnea (186) -10
28Adam (191) +20Live (181) +13
29Jacob (184) +37Tuva (179) -5
30Alexander (183) -2Vilde (177) -11
31Felix (183) +8Marie (176) +3
32Johan (183) +3Julie (175) -14
33Kasper (183) +6Lilly (167) -4
34Martin (183) -9Oda (162) -3
35Adrian (181) -10Victoria (161) +2
36Theo (181) +7Eva (160) +9
37Even (178) +8Hanna (158) -4
38Mikkel (177) -7Mathilde (157) -7
39Ulrik (175) +3Astrid (156) -14
40Odin (171) +4Amanda (152) -14
41Oscar (171) -5Eline (147) -3
42Andreas (167) -2Elise (139) -7
43Sigurd (167) +8Ylva (133) +10
44Iver (166) -5Sigrid (131) +11
45Lukas (164) -11Amelia (130) +1
46Herman (159) +6Oline (126)
47Ludvig (158) -2Josefine (121) +19
48Erik (154) -12Saga (118) +2
49Gabriel (151) +7Ellinor (117)
50Markus (150) -23Pernille (117) +10
51Sverre (149) -1Alva (112) +21
52Alfred (148) +2Signe (112) +10
53Jonathan (147) -6Emilia (111) -3
54Julian (146) -13Liv (109) +6
55Sondre (143) -6Julia (108) -12
56Fredrik (141) -1Johanne (107) +1
57Marius (139) +3Mille (107) -6
58Leo (135) -1Agnes (105) -4
59Kristian (133) +2Sarah (105) +4
60Samuel (132) -7Luna (102) +23
61David (129) +1Vilja (99) +40*
62Gustav (124) +8Mathea (97) -18
63Ole (119) -4Ellie (96) +19
64Aleksander (117) +14Mina (96) -21
65Aron (116) -1Sanna (96) +3
66Edvard (116) Andrea (95) -10
67Leander (114) +7Isabella (95) -4
68Max (113) Solveig (93) +4
69Vetle (112) +12Mari (91) -21
70Brage (109) -4Sonja (91) +37*
71Ola (108) -13Martine (90)
72Lars (105) +12Emily (88) -10
73Marcus (104) +10Malin (88) +4
74Birk (103) +16Erle (84) +3
75Christian (103) +5Kaja (84) -4
76Nikolai (103) -11Hannah (83) -11
77Philip (102) +2Maya (82) -11
78Emrik (101) -6Celine (80) -9
79Albert (100) +6Lea (80) +20
80Victor (99) -6Mie (80) -20
81Edvin (96) +32*Aria (77) +35*
82Jens (96) +1Sunniva (75) +12
83Viktor (96) -9Ronja (73) +3
84Thomas (95) +4Tomine (73) +18*
85Anton (92) +3Ingeborg (72) +11
86Dennis (92) +12Elena (71) +24*
87Casper (90) -19Eira (70) +11
88Linus (89) +4Klara (69) +12
89Eirik (87) -15Sophia (69) -11
90Muhammad (86) +16*Lotte (65) -6
91Viljar (84) +8Louise (65) -1
92Jesper (83) -21Hennie (63) -18
93Nils (82) +8*Leonora (63)
94Henry (80) -1Lina (63) +17*
95Ludvik (78) +11*Hedvig (62) +38*
96Lavrans (76) +94*Johanna (61) -10
97Levi (75) +12*Hermine (60) -23
98Olai (74) +6*Synne (60) -20
99Emilian (73) +11*Filippa (59) -7
100Trym (70) -14Laura (59) +29*
    Lykke (59) -11
    Mila (59) +41*
    Stella (59) -19
Source: Statistics Norway * new entry

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