Popularity today: #4
Style: Antique Charm, Lacy and Lissome, Shakespearean
Nicknames: Liv, Livvy
Variants: Livia, Olive
Sisters: Isabella, Abigail, Hannah, Sophia, Victoria
Brothers: Caleb, Isaiah, Maxwell, Sebastian, Ethan
Starting in the '90s, thousands of parents simultaneously discovered the lovely and underused name Olivia. It is a faultless choice, with its antique charm and hip nickname. In pockets of the country, including upscale neighborhoods of New England and the upper Midwest, the name's popularity is now reaching epidemic proportions.