Isabella, Jacob, Sophia, Ethan -- 2010's most popular baby names
The top 10 boy names:
The top 10 girl names:
But, according to one baby name "expert," the most interesting bit of the list comes after the top 10, where trendy names often place. And, in 2010, the trends were all about reality TV. In 2010, Maci (as in Maci Bookout from MTV's "!6 and Pregnant") was the fastest-rising girl's name in the U.S. And just to drive home the point, the fastest rising boy's name was Bentley, the name of Ms. Bookout's son.
Bentley, however, also appears on a recent list of America's most-disliked baby names along with Jayden, Brayden, Kayden, Madison, Addison, Mackenzie, McKenna and Makayla and Nevaeh ("heaven" spelled backward).