200 most popular baby names for girls born in 1997

200 most popular baby names for girls born in 1997

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Back in 1997, the population of the United States was 267,743,595 — and that number includes the 3.9 million brand new babies born that year.

Then, of the two million or so of those that were girls, the number 1 baby name was Emily, with 25,732 little Emilys born that year.

In addition to all those boys named Emily, there were also a few other people you might have heard of who arrived that year — like Maisie Williams, Bella Thorne, Kylie Jenner and Chloë Grace Moretz.

Here, check out the top 200 baby names for girls born in the US in 1997! You can sort the list by popularity rank, in alphabetical order, or by the number of letters in the name — plus you can also choose to view some or all of the records. (You can search for all or part of a baby name using the search area on the upper right of the table.)

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Listed and ranked by popularity: The 200 most popular baby names for girls born in 1997

RankNameNumber of letters
1Emily5 letters
2Jessica7 letters
3Ashley6 letters
4Sarah5 letters
5Hannah6 letters
6Samantha8 letters
7Taylor6 letters
8Alexis6 letters
9Elizabeth9 letters
10Madison7 letters
11Megan5 letters
12Kayla5 letters
13Rachel6 letters
14Lauren6 letters
15Alyssa6 letters
16Amanda6 letters
17Brianna7 letters
18Jennifer8 letters
19Victoria8 letters
20Brittany8 letters
21Nicole6 letters
22Morgan6 letters
23Stephanie9 letters
24Jasmine7 letters
25Rebecca7 letters
26Abigail7 letters
27Olivia6 letters
28Courtney8 letters
29Amber5 letters
30Alexandra9 letters
31Haley5 letters
32Katherine9 letters
33Anna4 letters
34Danielle8 letters
35Sydney6 letters
36Emma4 letters
37Julia5 letters
38Maria5 letters
39Allison7 letters
40Jordan6 letters
41Kaitlyn7 letters
42Destiny7 letters
43Shelby6 letters
44Melissa7 letters
45Brooke6 letters
46Mary4 letters
47Savannah8 letters
48Natalie7 letters
49Kimberly8 letters
50Sara4 letters
51Gabrielle9 letters
52Erin4 letters
53Sabrina7 letters
54Vanessa7 letters
55Michelle8 letters
56Sierra6 letters
57Kelsey6 letters
58Andrea6 letters
59Madeline8 letters
60Marissa7 letters
61Tiffany7 letters
62Christina9 letters
63Katelyn7 letters
64Paige5 letters
65Bailey6 letters
66Laura5 letters
67Mariah6 letters
68Cheyenne8 letters
69Grace5 letters
70Miranda7 letters
71Mackenzie9 letters
72Briana6 letters
73Chelsea7 letters
74Breanna7 letters
75Caroline8 letters
76Jenna5 letters
77Jacqueline10 letters
78Alexandria10 letters
79Monica6 letters
80Hailey6 letters
81Cassandra9 letters
82Kristen7 letters
83Kelly5 letters
84Erica5 letters
85Shannon7 letters
86Kathryn7 letters
87Caitlin7 letters
88Katie5 letters
89Alicia6 letters
90Heather7 letters
91Autumn6 letters
92Amy3 letters
93Angela6 letters
94Sophia6 letters
95Lindsey7 letters
96Catherine9 letters
97Diana5 letters
98Molly5 letters
99Crystal7 letters
100Michaela8 letters
101Angelica8 letters
102Makayla7 letters
103Jamie5 letters
104Leah4 letters
105Cassidy7 letters
106Alexa5 letters
107Kaylee6 letters
108Claire6 letters
109Chloe5 letters
110Margaret8 letters
111Erika5 letters
112Mikayla7 letters
113Meghan6 letters
114Isabella8 letters
115Leslie6 letters
116Kylie5 letters
117Cynthia7 letters
118Dominique9 letters
119Kaitlin7 letters
120Gabriela8 letters
121Bethany7 letters
122Jocelyn7 letters
123Gabriella9 letters
124Faith5 letters
125Adriana7 letters
126Veronica8 letters
127Melanie7 letters
128Mia3 letters
129Jade4 letters
130Brittney8 letters
131Summer6 letters
132Karina6 letters
133Caitlyn7 letters
134Bianca6 letters
135Zoe3 letters
136Hayley6 letters
137Carly5 letters
138Ariana6 letters
139Ana3 letters
140Daisy5 letters
141Isabel6 letters
142Valerie7 letters
143Karen5 letters
144Angel5 letters
145Ariel5 letters
146Casey5 letters
147Desiree7 letters
148Brenda6 letters
149Lindsay7 letters
150Mckenzie8 letters
151Rebekah7 letters
152Holly5 letters
153Kendra6 letters
154Rachael7 letters
155Adrianna8 letters
156Audrey6 letters
157Selena6 letters
158Whitney7 letters
159Christine9 letters
160Lydia5 letters
161Kara4 letters
162Alejandra9 letters
163Kristina8 letters
164Julie5 letters
165Jada4 letters
166Jillian7 letters
167Alondra7 letters
168Claudia7 letters
169Patricia8 letters
170Raven5 letters
171Hope4 letters
172Tara4 letters
173Alison6 letters
174Kristin7 letters
175Kathleen8 letters
176Aaliyah7 letters
177Arianna7 letters
178Hanna5 letters
179Dana4 letters
180Cierra6 letters
181Diamond7 letters
182Maya4 letters
183Alexus6 letters
184Riley5 letters
185Kirsten7 letters
186Kennedy7 letters
187Jasmin6 letters
188April5 letters
189Natasha7 letters
190Mallory7 letters
191Evelyn6 letters
192Abby4 letters
193Kendall7 letters
194Lisa4 letters
195Asia4 letters
196Nancy5 letters
197Naomi5 letters
198Kiana5 letters
199Brandi6 letters
200Marisa6 letters