Using recently-released government statistics, these are the top ten most popular names chosen for baby girls born in the North East in 2018.
Perhaps inspired by Olivia Coleman's launch into the world of Hollywood, Olivia was the most popular baby name in the North East last year.
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The given name of the world's most famous female pilot, Amelia ranked as the second most popular baby name in the region last year.
Once an old fashioned name, Ava is making a comeback in the North East, with 175 babies given the name in 2018.
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In spite of being Scottish in origin, Isla was the fourth most popular girl's name in 2018 for the North East.
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