Popular Names in Germany

Information from Beliebte Vornamen. Different spellings of similar names have been combined, with only the most popular spelling shown.
Boys
Rank Name +/-
13.
Fritz
new
16.
Rudolf
new
5.
Willi
+4
7.
Friedrich
+4
11.
Curt
+3
18.
Johannes
new
10.
Ernst
+2
19.
Franz
new
2.
Carl
+1
14.
Alfred
+1
20.
Max
new
1.
Walter
0
4.
Wilhelm
0
8.
Hermann
0
3.
Hans
-1
6.
Heinrich
-1
15.
Herbert
-2
9.
Otto
-3
12.
Paul
-5
17.
Erich
-7
Girls
Rank Name +/-
13.
Hedwig
+6
10.
Marie
+5
16.
Elsa
new
17.
Paula
new
3.
Frieda
+2
5.
Hertha
+2
8.
Käthe
+1
20.
Ella
new
1.
Gertrud
0
2.
Erna
0
4.
Anna
0
11.
Charlotte
0
7.
Margarete
-1
9.
Elisabeth
-1
14.
Helene
-1
15.
Emma
-1
18.
Maria
-1
12.
Else
-2
6.
Martha
-3
19.
Luise
-7