BOSTON (CBS) – It’s always a tough choice for new parents…what to name their newborn child.
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Well, Shirley is not on the list of the top baby names in Massachusetts according to Social Security application data but the top 10 girls’ names that are on the list have a rather Mediterranean flair. Number one is Isabella, followed by Sophia, Olivia, and Ava…then we get more traditional with Emma, Abigail, Emily Ella Mia and Madison rounding out the top 10.
On the boy’s side, Ryan is number one…that name’s been on top for three years…then Benjamin…and then…READ MORE: I-Team's Call For Action Helps Palmer Couple Get Propane Delivery After Days Without Heat
Well, William actually.
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Other top boy’s names are Jacob, Michael, Matthew, James, Alex and Andrew. Good luck naming.