Top 10 Gender-Neutral Baby Names in 2023

In today’s diverse, inclusive society, baby names are evolving. Gender-neutral names are on the rise, appealing to modern parents seeking versatility and charm in naming their children.

Identifying the Top 10 Gender-Neutral Baby Names

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The Social Security Administration annually publishes data on first names from birth applications in the US since 1880.

To predict the top gender-neutral baby names, utilized a formula combining recent birth data with user interest on their site.

They considered both recent and historical trends in Social Security data and user engagement to compile a list of names.

Top Gender-Neutral Baby Names

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With that said, the predicted top 10 gender-neutral baby names this year are the following:

10. Kai

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2021 Rank – 12th

2021 Total – 4,967 babies were named Kai.

2023 Prediction – 6,345 babies will be named Kai.

9. Cameron

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2021 Rank – 8th

2021 Total – 5,765 babies were named Cameron.

2023 Prediction – 6,369 babies will be named Cameron.

8. River

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2021 Rank – 10th

2021 Total – 5,317 babies were named River.

2023 Prediction – 6,915 babies will be named River.

7. Riley

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2021 Rank – 6th

2021 Total – 6,618 babies were named Riley.

2023 Prediction – 6,938 babies will be named Riley.

6. Parker

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2021 Rank – 7th

2021 Total – 6,229 babies were named Parker.

2023 Prediction – 7,051 babies will be named Parker.

5. Dylan

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2021 Rank – 5th

2021 Total – 7,252 babies were named Dylan.

2023 Prediction – 7,204 babies will be named Dylan.

4. Carter

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2021 Rank – 3rd

2021 Total – 7,783 babies were named Carter.

2023 Prediction – 7,617 babies will be named Carter.

3. Avery

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2021 Rank – 2nd

2021 Total – 8,557 babies were named Avery.

2023 Prediction – 8,723 babies will be named Avery.

2. Erza

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2021 Rank – 4th

2021 Total – 7,763 babies were named Erza.

2023 Prediction – 8,913 babies will be named Erza.

1. Logan

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2021 Rank – 1st

2021 Total – 9,817 babies were named Logan.

2023 Prediction – 9,291 babies will be named Logan.

Why Should We Consider Using Gender-Neutral Baby Names?

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In an increasingly diverse and inclusive world, these names play a crucial role in promoting inclusivity and respect for a wide range of gender identities.

Gender-neutral names do not limit children to conform to specific gender roles, allowing them the freedom to express their identity authentically and without constraints.

Why Should We Consider Using Gender-Neutral Baby Names?

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In the end, the selection of a baby’s name is a deeply personal decision, and choosing a gender-neutral name is a testament to modern values of inclusivity, respect for diversity, and individuality.

It is a symbol of the affirmation of the rights and identities of all individuals, regardless of how they identify.

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Caitriona Maria is an education writer and founder of TPR Teaching, crafting inspiring pieces that promote the importance of developing new skills. For 7 years, she has been committed to providing students with the best learning opportunities possible, both domestically and abroad. Dedicated to unlocking students' potential, Caitriona has taught English in several countries and continues to explore new cultures through her travels.

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