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Oliver, Evelyn, and Myla Take the Lead as Top Baby Names of 2023 at Grand Itasca

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  • January 04, 2024
  • By Staff Writer

Top Baby Names of 2023: Oliver, Evelyn, and Myla Steal the Spotlight

Oliver has claimed the crown for the top boy's name for two years in a row, while Evelyn and Myla tied for the top choice for girls. Following closely, we had a fourteen-way tie for second among boys and a two-way tie for second among girls. 


The Breakdown of Baby Names


Top Baby Boy Names

  • Oliver (5)
  • *Carter (3)
  • Clay (3)
  • Elijah (3)
  • Hudson (3)
  • Kohen (3)
  • Leo (3)
  • *Louis (3)
  • Noah (3)
  • *Odin (3)
  • Rowan (3)
  • Silas (3)
  • Theodore (Theo) (3)
  • Wesley (3)
  • Zayden (3)

Top Baby Girl Names

  • *Evelyn (5)
  • *Myla (5)
  • *Isabella (4)
  • *Lainey (4)
  • *Camryn (3)
  • Harper (3)
  • *Kinzlee (3)
  • *Maisie (3)
  • Willow (3)

(* Symbolizes the name had a different spelling)

A Glance at the Numbers

Oliver stands as the sole name to maintain its position from last year. Myla and Evelyn, each with five adorable babies, claim the top spot. Isabella and Lainey tied for second place for girls' names, while Camryn, Harper, Kinzlee, Maisie, and Willow tied for third place.


Our sister hospital, Fairview Range, had similar baby names. Mila (Myla) was their top girl's name, and Theodore was their top baby boy’s name. Read more about Fairview Range's top baby names on their blog


Welcoming Your Little One at Grand Itasca

Regardless of the name you choose for your baby, our dedicated team is here to make your experience as special as possible. Explore the exceptional care offered by our high-performing Women's Health and Birth team. Learn more about what to expect during this magical journey on our Pregnancy & Birth page.


Are you expecting in 2024?

If you're expecting in 2024, our care team is ready to support you and your growing family. Get a sneak peek of our labor and delivery unit in a brief virtual tour, where you'll soon meet the newest member of your family.



Thank you for letting Grand Itasca be a part of your beautiful journey into parenthood. We can't wait to meet more little ones in the coming year!

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