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 +/-
1.
Hans
0
2.
Carl
+1
3.
Walter
-1
4.
Wilhelm
0
5.
Herbert
0
6.
Werner
+2
7.
Heinz
-1
8.
Otto
+1
9.
Ernst
+4
10.
Curt
-3
11.
Hermann
+6
12.
Paul
0
13.
Heinrich
-2
14.
Helmut
+2
15.
Willi
+3
16.
Rudolf
new
17.
Gerhard
-2
18.
Friedrich
-4
19.
Erich
-9
20.
Fritz
-1
Girls
Rank Name +/-
1.
Gertrud
0
2.
Elfriede
+7
3.
Hildegard
-1
4.
Anna
+2
5.
Erna
-2
6.
Elisabeth
+2
7.
Margarete
-3
8.
Hertha
-3
9.
Ilse
+1
10.
Martha
-3
11.
Irmgard
0
12.
Lieselotte
new
13.
Frieda
+1
14.
Käthe
-2
15.
Maria
0
16.
Charlotte
-3
17.
Gerda
0
18.
Helene
new
19.
Erika
-1
20.
Irma
new