Percent Change From Average Frequency to Peak: 792.77%
Frequency per 1 Million Babies at Peak: 20,515.2
Year of Peak: 1975
The '70s were all about love, making Amy an appropriate, popular name choice. Amy is a French baby name that means “beloved” and “dearly loved.” In 1975, it ranked No. 2 in the U.S. In 2014, Amy was a more popular choice in other countries including Ireland (rank No. 30) and Scotland (rank No. 44).