The least popular baby names of 2019 have been revealed

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Naming a baby is a mammoth responsibility – choosing the moniker that your child will be known as for the rest of their life, and potentially shaping the person they become.

Should you go traditional or opt for a celebrity-style curveball name like Apple or Blue?

The most important thing to ensure when naming your baby is that the moniker in question is actually legal – yes, there are a lot of banned baby names that you definitely need to avoid – everything from ‘Traffic’ to ‘James Bond’.

But which baby names are popular, and perhaps more importantly, which baby names are not popular?

Well, luckily for us, global parenting site has done some digging, compiling the worst ever baby names of 2019.

Spoiler alert - there are wine variations and Game of Thrones characters coming your way.

Worst names for girls 2019:

1. Shy 2. Mattel 3. Sincere 4. Chardonnay 5. Khaleesi 6. Starlett 7. Blaykelee 8. Any 9. Vegas 10. Pansy

Worst names for boys 2019:

1. Kingmessiah 2. Yugo 3. Cub 4. Axis 5. Manson 6. Pinches 7. Xxayvier 8. Cletus 9. Danger 10. Stylez

Happy baby naming, future parents.

Jenny Proudfoot
Features Editor

Jenny Proudfoot is an award-winning journalist, specialising in lifestyle, culture, entertainment, international development and politics. She has worked at Marie Claire UK for seven years, rising from intern to Features Editor and is now the most published Marie Claire writer of all time. She was made a 30 under 30 award-winner last year and named a rising star in journalism by the Professional Publishers Association.