Sophia and Ja­cob are top names in US

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - Uk&world Update -

THE new most pop­u­lar baby name for US girls is Sophia, while Ja­cob is top for boys for the 13th straight year. Is­abella, which had been the top girl’s name for two years, dropped to sec­ond place in 2011 in the rank­ings from the US gov­ern­ment’s So­cial Se­cu­rity Ad­min­is­tra­tion. Emma, Olivia and Ava rounded out the top five. Ma­son, as in Ma­son Kar­dashian, jumped 10 spots to be­come the sec­ond most pop­u­lar boys’ name, knock­ing Michael out of the top five for the first time in 63 years.

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