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The Most Popular Names in Croatia in 2016


Short names and traditional ones seemed to be the most popular in 2016 in Croatia.

Portal Zadovoljna.hr have revealed the TOP 10 most popular names in Croatia this year given to newborns.

Three-letter names, like Mia, Ana, Ena and Ema, were popular with baby girls in 2016, whilst traditional names such as Luka, Marko and Ivan dominated with boys.

TOP 10 Girls Names in Croatia in 2016
1. Mia
2. Lucija
3. Petra
4. Ema
5. Ana
6. Ena
7. Lana
8. Dora
9. Marta
10. Sara

TOP 10 Boys Names in Croatia in 2016
1. Luka
2. Marko
3. Jakov
4. Ivan
5. Petar
6. Matej
7. Gabrijel
8. Filip
9. Fran
10. David

TOP 10 Girls Names in Zagreb in 2016
1. Mia
2. Lucija
3. Ema
4. Ana
5. Nika
6. Sara
7. Marta
8. Petra
9. Lana
10. Dora

Zagreb (photo credit: Sandra Tralic)

TOP 10 Boys Names in Zagreb in 2016
1. Luka
2. David
3. Jakov
4. Petar
5. Ivan
6. Matej
7. Marko
8. Filip
9. Fran
10. Mihael

TOP 10 Girls Names in Split in 2016
1. Lucija
2. Petra
3. Marta
4. Karla
5. Ema
6. Paula
7. Mia
8. Gabrijela
9. Ana
10. Matea

Split

TOP 10 Boys Names in Split in 2016
1. Petar
2. Duje
3. Marin
4. Marko
5. Gabrijel
6. Luka
7. Roko
8. Lovre
9. Matej
10. Ivan

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