Aaron peaked in the USA as the 28th most popular boys name in 1994
Abbas was the name of the prophet Muhammad’s youngest uncle
In 2013, over 1,000 baby boys were named a form of Abdul. The top 3 were: Abdullah (369), Abdulrahman (141) and Abdul (114)
The name Abel cracked the Top 300 for the first time in 2010
53 American boys and 6 American girls were named Abiel in 2012
Abner was a fairly popular first name until it became associated with a cartoon character
Abraham Lincoln was named after his grandfather
If Adam’s middle name starts with J, he can be called A.J.
In the Bible, Adlai is the father of Shaphat and the grandfather of Elisha
Two of the rulers of the Funj Sultanate of Sennar (1504-1821) in the north of Sudan were named Adlan.
The name Tamar was chosen for 66 American baby girls in 2010
In 1989, Kirsten enjoyed a spike in popularity in the USA, jumping into the Top 200 and staying there until 1997
Sinead is a Top 40 popular girl’s name in Ireland
Brady has been a Top 200 American baby boy name since 1993, making the Top 100 twice (2007 and 2008)