Baby Names

The latest trend in baby names is inspired by history

Are you a lover of the royal family? Can’t get enough of the TV series The Crown? Well, you’re in luck, you can now make history with your future baby.

This most popular baby names of today list from the Office for National Statistics has shown a strong similarity to baby names common in the 1900s.

These names are literally fit for a princess or a prince, think George, Margaret and Ernest. The moniker you give your baby will last a lifetime, so why not make it one of a leader!

Scroll down to add these baby names that were popular at the beginning of the 20th century to your list.

Portrait of two week old sleeping newborn baby girl. She is wearing a rhinestone crown and is posed with her chin on her hands.

The unexpected baby names that are back on trend

When looking at this list it seems like parents are going back in time rather than forward, and why not?

The past brings with it history, significance and power. If it’s good enough for Harry and Megan’s future baby, it’s good enough for us!

Top 20 girls’ names in 1904

  1. Mary (Currently #250)
  2. Florence (Currently #19)
  3. Doris (Currently #2,547)
  4. Edith (Currently #96)
  5. Dorothy (Currently #274)
  6. Annie (Currently #108)
  7. Margaret (Currently #423)
  8. Alice (Currently #17)
  9. Elizabeth (Currently #85)
  10. Elsie (Currently #31)
  11. Gladys (Currently #4,763)
  12. Winifred (Currently #790)
  13. Ethel (Currently #1,834)
  14. Hilda (Currently #3,609)
  15. Lilian (Currently #630)
  16. Ivy (Currently #33)
  17. Violet (Currently #85)
  18. Kathleen (Currently #938)
  19. Ellen (Currently #475)
  20. Lily (Currently #7)

Top 20 boys’ names in 1904

  1. George (Currently #3)
  2. Thomas (Currently #9)
  3. Arthur (Currently #30)
  4. James (Currently #12)
  5. Charles (Currently #72)
  6. Frederick (Currently #76)
  7. Albert (Currently #64)
  8. Ernest (Currently #320)
  9. Alfred (Currently #111)
  10. Edward (Currently #23)
  11. Joseph (Currently #22)
  12. Harold (Currently #1,123)
  13. Robert (Currently #109)
  14. Frank (Currently #175)
  15. Henry (Currently #15)
  16. Harry (Currently #2)
  17. Walter (Currently #341)
  18. Reginald (Currently #296)

Are you currently pregnant? Then you should try our yummy Healthy Mummy Pregnancy smoothie.

pregnancy smoothie

The Healthy Mummy Pregnancy Smoothie is designed to complement, not replace, your prenatal vitamin intake. Our nutritionists ensured that the vitamins and minerals in the smoothie are at a low level so there is no risk of doubling up on any pregnancy vitamins.

It is ideal as a high-protein, high-calcium snack in pregnancy. You can download the Pregnancy Smoothie Label here.

To purchase yours, click here.

katief_admin
written by:

Katie Fowler

Katie is a yoga loving writer from Sydney's northern beaches. With a flair for healthy baking you can find her scouring Instagram for the latest take on raw brownies and trolling Pinterest for interior design inspiration!