Baby names with the biggest drops in 2015

By Kati Perry


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Pushed and pulled by the ever-changing tastes of the American people, the popularity of a baby name sometimes soars — and sometimes plummets. Can you guess which names lost in 2015?

Using highly anticipated data from the Social Security Administration released in early May, MooseRoots compared the 1,000 top-ranking names from 2015 to their rank in 2014 to find those that experienced the greatest falls from grace in the U.S., sorting them based on the change in rank.

Here you’ll see the girls’ names with the most significant drops from 2014 to 2015:

Below are the boys’ names that fell the most from 2014 to 2015:

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