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.
Heinz
-1
4.
Curt
+1
5.
Werner
+1
6.
Walter
-2
7.
Günter
+2
8.
Herbert
-1
9.
Helmut
+1
10.
Gerhard
-2
11.
Willi
+9
12.
Rudolf
-1
13.
Otto
0
14.
Ernst
0
15.
Heinrich
+1
16.
Hermann
+1
17.
Wilhelm
-5
18.
Erich
-3
19.
Horst
new
20.
Alfred
new
Girls
Rank Name +/-
1.
Ilse
+1
2.
Hildegard
+1
3.
Gertrud
-2
4.
Irmgard
+3
5.
Gerda
0
6.
Lieselotte
-2
7.
Elfriede
-1
8.
Ursula
+1
9.
Edith
new
10.
Erna
+6
11.
Erika
+7
12.
Margarete
-4
13.
Anneliese
-1
14.
Ingeborg
-4
15.
Hertha
-2
16.
Elisabeth
-2
17.
Charlotte
0
18.
Martha
-7
19.
Anna
-4
20.
Käthe
0