Despite what you may think, baby name trends don’t change that quickly, according to the latest official data, the most popular girls’ and boys’ names in England and Wales today were also pretty popular in the 1990s. Olivia and Oliver – the number one names in the UK in 2016 – were both in the top 25 names in the 1990s, and have continued to rise in popularity ever since. Other popular names in the 90s, such as Jessica, Emily, Jack and Thomas, are still being widely used by parents today too.

In wake of this, we’ve decided to list the 25 most popular girls’ and boys’ names from 1994 and compare them to the latest official list of the most popular names in 2016, according to the Office For National Statistics. So if you’re looking for a bit of 90s nostalgia in your baby name you’re sure to find it below.

Top 25 girls names of 1994

  1. Rebecca (Currently #156)
  2. Lauren (Currently #193)
  3. Jessica (Currently #8)
  4. Charlotte (Currently #12)
  5. Hannah (Currently #57)
  6. Sophie (Currently #14)
  7. Amy (Currently #129)
  8. Emily (Currently #3)
  9. Laura (Currently #150)
  10. Emma (Currently #53)
  11. Chloe (Currently #23)
  12. Sarah (Currently #96)
  13. Lucy (Currently #43)
  14. Katie (Currently #133)
  15. Bethany (Currently #103)
  16. Jade (Currently #398)
  17. Megan (Currently #83)
  18. Alice (Currently #17)
  19. Rachel (Currently #263)
  20. Samantha (Currently #437)
  21. Danielle (Currently #655)
  22. Holly (Currently #52)
  23. Abigail (Currently #58)
  24. Olivia (Currently #1)
  25. Stephanie (Currently #354)

Top 25 boys names of 1994

  1. Thomas (Currently #9)
  2. James (Currently #12)
  3. Jack (Currently #4)
  4. Daniel (Currently #28)
  5. Matthew (Currently #53)
  6. Ryan (Currently #81)
  7. Joshua (Currently #16)
  8. Luke (Currently #59)
  9. Samuel (Currently #24)
  10. Jordan (Currently #219)
  11. Adam (Currently #37)
  12. Michael (Currently #59)
  13. Alexander (Currently #21)
  14. Christopher (Currently #138)
  15. Benjamin (Currently #33)
  16. Joseph (Currently #22)
  17. Liam (Currently #97)
  18. Jake (Currently #45)
  19. William (Currently #11)
  20. Andrew (Currently #209)
  21. George (Currently #3)
  22. Lewis (Currently #75)
  23. Oliver (Currently #1)
  24. David (Currently #43)
  25. Robert (Currently #109)

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