Most popular baby names of 2017 revealed

If you’ve given birth to an Olivia or a Harrison this year then you’re not alone, as they’ve been named the most popular girl and boy’s names of 2017.

Greenslopes Private Hospital in Queensland released their list of the top baby names of the year and some of them might surprise you.

More than 1,000 babies were born at the hospital throughout the year, however there were vey clear winners for the most popular monikers.

The top baby names of the year

The top baby names of 2017 have been revealed. Photo: Getty Images

When it came to girls, Olivia, Zara, Zoe, Addison and Ava made up the top five spots on the list.

For boys, Harrison, Henry, Oliver, William and Liam were the most popular names.

Greenslopes maternity services manager Raechel Frost told the Courier Mail that Stars Wars might have been a huge influence this year.

“People get their influences from everywhere, and Star Wars is a huge phenomenon so it could well be an influencer,” she said.

Take a look at the picture below for the top 50 names.

Boys and girl's baby names

The top baby names of 2017. Photo: Greenslopes Private Hospital

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