Boy Names with 2 syllables
2-syllable names for baby boys, with 11348 entries. 2-syllable names are all-time favorites. Currently they are still very popular baby names for boys, though they were in more widespread use previously. At the height of their usage in 1951, 68.091% of baby boys were given 2-syllable names. There were 619 2-syllable names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. 2-syllable names have since experienced a decline in frequency, but are nonetheless used on a very heavy scale now. In 2018, 576 2-syllable names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 51.736%. Within all 2-syllable names, the English, Gaelic, and Irish Liam was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #1 and a usage of 1.0284%.