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Top 20 baby names in Nova Scotia for 2015

What are the most popular baby names in Nova Scotia? Take a guess and see our list!

By Today's Parent

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We made a list of the top baby names in Nova Scotia based on provincial government statistics. Did your baby's name make the list? We'll be posting more lists in the days to come so check back soon.


1. Owen Desire Born

2. William Strong-willed warrior

3. Liam Strong-willed warrior

4. Benjamin Son of my Right Hand

5. Oliver Elf army

6. Jack Diminutive form of John or Jackson

7. Jacob Supplanter

8. Mason Stone worker

9. Hunter One Who Hunts

10. Logan From the hollow

11. Noah Rest, Peace

12. Carter Driver of a Cart

13. Ethan Firm, Strong

14. Wyatt Guide; wide; wood

15. Jackson Son of Jack

16. Emmett Powerful

17. Henry Ruler of the Home

18. Lucas From Lucania

19. Parker Park Keeper

20. Alexander Defender of the People


1. Ava Like a Bird

2. Olivia Elf Army

3. Emma Universal

4. Charlotte Free

5. Sadie Princess

6. Abigail Joy of the Father

7. Emily To Strive or Excel or Rival

8. Scarlett Red

9. Sophia Wisdom

10. Amelia To Strive or Excel or Rival

11. Audrey Noble and strength

12. Madison Son of Matthew

13. Sophie Wisdom

14. Chloe Verdant and blooming

15. Grace Grace of God

16. Nora Light

17. Addison Child of Adam

18. Alexis Defender of the People

19. Autumn Born in the fall

20. Brooklyn New York Borough

This article was originally published on Dec 24, 2015

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