The 10 baby girl names facing extinction

The monikers that have fallen in popularity dramatically!

Content Editor / October 16 2018

These names used to be popular, but over the past few decades they’ve fallen dramatically and could be verging on extinction due to their decline.

According to a report from the Daily Star, the name Heather has seen the biggest decline in recent years, with just 109 baby girls being given the moniker in the past year.

Cecelia, Bridie and Cecily are some of the other names which are rapidly dying out.

See below for the 10 girls names facing extinction in 2019:

1. Cecelia

2. Bridie

3. Bonny

4. Cecily

5. Mimi

6. Aubrie

7. Mika

8. Roxanne

9. Alora

10. Kourtney

Nicola Conville has worked as a journalist and editor for more than 20 years across a wide range of print and online publications. Her areas of expertise are parenting, health and travel. She has two children; Lucy, age eight, and Nathan, age five.