Baby Center offers a list of the top baby names for 2014, which include Sophia, Emma and Olivia for girls and Jackson, Aidan and Liam for boys. The list is based on a survey of over 400,000 parents registered on the Baby Center website.
The Today Show reports that Netflix original series exerted a powerful influence on baby names in 2014, with names inspired by shows “Orange is the New Black” and “House of Cards” making gains in popularity. Galina, Nick and Piper, all popular characters on “Orange is the New Black,” saw gains of 67 percent, 35 percent and 28 percent, respectively. Other tops names include Olivia, Ava and Isabella for girls and Lucas, Noah and Mason for boys.