In the boys’ department, James was followed by Jack and Noah, while Grace was followed by Emily and Fiadh.
There were six newcomers to the top 10 in 2022, with boys’ names Oisin and Thomas, and girls’ names Annie, Evie, Freya, and Lily all making an appearance.
The top climbers in the rankings last year included Hugo and Hudson for boys, and Pippa and Nevaeh for girls.
Some of the less common boys’ names in 2022 included Bear, Art, King, Great, and Storm. For girls, some of the more unusual names included Pearl, Tigerlily, North, and Ocean.
Revealed: The most popular baby names in Northern Ireland last year
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