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Old 12-05-2012, 12:16 PM   #43
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Originally Posted by misskira
Just to make you feel better... There are so many names used now, that even a top 10 name isn't likely to be super common anymore. Not like the days of Mikes and Sarah's and Jennifer's. As a teacher, Jacob is the only name we usually see more than one of in any class. There were 8 Josh's in my school of 250 my freshman year of hs. I think those days are mostly over.
Yep this is very true. My husband is a Joshua born in 1988. There were almost 40,000 Joshua's born that year. Nowadays even the #1 most popular name is rarely over 10,000.

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