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Australia's most popular baby names in 2018
- Here are Australia's favourite baby names in 2018. Does your baby's name make the list?
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- The Beckham's made the name popular with when they named youngest and only daughter Harper. It is originally a surname.
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- Chloe comes from the Greek name "Khloe" which was used to describe Demeter, the goddess of fertility and agriculture.
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- Ella, a shortened version of Eleanor, means "light".
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- Grace means "in God's favour".
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- Isla is still wildly popular. We wonder if it has anything to do with Isla Fisher?
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- Mia has Latin roots. It means "wished for child" or "mine".
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- It's a blend of the names Emilia and Amalia. It means "striving" in Latin.
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- Many believe Ava comes from the Latin word "avis", which means "bird".
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- Olivia comes from the world Latin word for "olive tree". The name symbolises fertility and peace.
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- Could Princess Charlotte have something to do with this name's popularity? Perhaps!
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- A mason is one who works with stone.
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- Ethan is a name that often appears in the Bible. The words "strong", "safe", and "firm" are associated with this name.
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- Different forms of the name include Luke and Lucius.
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- James is such a classic. It is derived from the Hebrew name Jacob.
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- Thomas is believed to have English and Scottish origin. It means "a twin".
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- Noah is one of the oldest names in the world, derived, of course from the Bible.
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- Derived from Jackin (earlier Jankin), a medieval diminutive of John.
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- William has long been a popular baby name. It claimed the number one spot in 2012 and 2013.
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- Like Olivia, Oliver origins from the Latin word "olivarius" which mean "olive tree".
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Most popular in NSW
- The names Oliver and Charlotte are the most favoured by those in New South Wales.
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Most popular in VIC
- Oliver and Charlotte are also the most popular baby names in Victoria.
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Most popular in QLD
- You guessed it... Oliver and Charlotte are also the most liked and used baby named in Queensland.
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Most popular in WA
- Western Australia favours the name Isla for a girl and Oliver for a boy.
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Most popular in NT
- Jack and Charlotte are the top two names in Northern Territory.
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Most popular in SA
- Oliver and Charlotte top the charts for most popular names in Southern Australia.
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Most popular in ACT
- The favourite names in Australian Capital Territory are also Charlotte and Oliver.
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Most popular in TAS
- Even Tasmania favours the names Oliver and Charlotte above others.
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08/08/18 | StarsInsider
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