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