Popularity today: #13
Style: Antique Charm, Charms and Graces
Sisters: Daisy, Emma, Julia, Sophie, Amelia
Brothers: Maxwell, Owen, Samuel, Oliver, Simon
This lovely classic is bursting with positive meanings: beauty, refinement, mercy and blessings. It was neglected for much of the 20th century, except among Asian-Americans. Today it's a full-bore hit '- even more than its high rank suggests. Grace is an especial powerhouse as a middle name, where its artful simplicity complements more elaborate first names.