The top 10 names for babies born in Tennessee last year have been released.

The top boy's name is the same as it was in 2017, but a new name tops the list on the girl's side.

According to the Tennessee Department of Health, William and Emma are the top names in the state.

Emma, which was the most popular name from 2011-2016, returns to the top spot after being overtaken by Ava last year.

RANK GIRLS BOYS
1. Emma William
2. Ava James
3. Olivia Liam
4. Harper Elijah
5. Amelia Noah
6. Charlotte Jackson
7. Isabella Mason
8. Elizabeth Grayson
9. Evelyn John
10. Abigail Oliver

 

 

 

 

 

 

William has not moved from number one since 2007.