Pop­u­lar baby names

West Lothian Courier - - News -

The most pop­u­lar baby names for 2018 in West Loth­ian have been re­vealed with Lewis and Emily tak­ing top spots.

Lewis proved the most pop­u­lar boys’ name amongst new par­ents with 17 ba­bies tak­ing the ti­tle and Emily was the big­gest hit for girls with 20 born in West Loth­ian this year ac­cord­ing to the Na­tional Records of Scot­land.

West Loth­ian par­ents again bucked the na­tional trend with their name se­lec­tions as Jack and Olivia proved the most pop­u­lar baby names for boys and girls in Scot­land for the sec­ond year in a row.

Emily was the sec­ond most pop­u­lar girls’ name through­out Scot­land with 395 ba­bies tak­ing the name and Lewis was the fifth most pop­u­lar boys name with 279 par­ents choos­ing it.

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