If you were one of those kids who was one of a multiple of classmates with the same name in school then you’ll know the pain of having a popular name.
So, if you’re expecting in the New Year you probably are keen to choose something unique for your future bundle of joy.
Step in BabyGaga who have analysed the naming trends and come up with their list of the most anticipated baby names for boys and girls in 2018.
The lists include popular names like Emma, Charlotte, Jack and Oliver. Though there are some more unusual names in the mix too.
If you thought your kid would be the only Aurora or Atticus in the playground then you might want to rethink your baby naming strategy.
Even if you’re not pregnant the list of adorable names will still be of intrigue, though be warned – reading may induce broodiness.
Top names for girls for 2018:
Top names for boys for 2018: