Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in Switzerland of 1946 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the Switzerland 1946:

Boys
Rank Name Num
1 Hans 2,076
2 Peter 1,737
3 Walter 1,060
4 Werner 872
5 Kurt 759
6 Rudolf 691
7 Josef 660
8 Ernst 646
9 Bruno 639
10 Heinz 635
11 Paul 604
12 Jean 571
13 René 537
14 Alfred 496
15 Urs 466
16 Fritz 463
17 Franz 449
18 Robert 435
19 Anton 430
20 Johann 428
21 Michel 424
22 Rolf 421
23 Ulrich 415
24 Christian 397
25 Max 395
26 Pierre 374
27 Martin 369
28 Roland 361
29 Daniel 351
30 Karl 332
31 André 323
32 Bernard 287
33 Marcel 280
34 Andreas 277
35 Giuseppe 262
36 Jürg 259
37 Albert 257
38 Beat 247
39 Markus 246
40 Jean-Pierre 240
41 Erwin 234
42 Antonio 232
42 Heinrich 232
44 Jakob 229
45 Claude 227
46 Willi 219
47 Roger 215
47 Jacques 215
49 Bernhard 212
50 Mario 210
51 Richard 188
52 Alois 181
53 Erich 167
54 Jean-Claude 161
55 Georges 160
56 Hermann 155
57 Herbert 148
58 Eduard 147
59 Giovanni 143
60 Georg 142
60 Charles 142
62 Friedrich 141
63 François 139
64 Felix 136
65 Gilbert 134
66 Gérard 132
67 Otto 130
68 Willy 127
69 Alain 124
69 Francesco 124
71 Hugo 123
72 Arthur 121
73 Armin 117
73 Raymond 117
75 Salvatore 113
76 Eric 111
77 Gerhard 110
77 Guido 110
79 Joseph 109
79 Wilhelm 109
81 Johannes 104
82 Thomas 103
82 Francis 103
84 Jörg 102
85 Theodor 98
86 Niklaus 96
86 Angelo 96
88 Philippe 95
88 Hans-Peter 95
90 Marco 92
91 Emil 89
92 Samuel 88
93 Arnold 87
94 Oskar 83
95 Franco 82
96 José 81
96 Hans-Rudolf 81
98 Manfred 80
98 Luigi 80
100 Edwin 79
Girls
Rank Name Num
1 Verena 1,339
2 Elisabeth 1,241
3 Ruth 1,195
4 Ursula 1,181
5 Maria 1,135
6 Margrit 1,013
7 Anna 835
8 Marie 705
9 Rosmarie 671
10 Marianne 645
11 Erika 615
12 Heidi 601
13 Katharina 584
14 Gertrud 534
15 Silvia 508
16 Rita 463
17 Edith 385
18 Elsbeth 379
19 Rosa 378
20 Christine 376
21 Monika 357
22 Susanna 332
23 Adelheid 323
24 Dora 316
25 Monique 311
26 Therese 308
27 Esther 303
28 Jacqueline 288
29 Françoise 281
30 Doris 280
31 Christiane 279
32 Martha 266
33 Beatrice 253
34 Irene 252
35 Hedwig 239
36 Johanna 234
37 Madeleine 231
37 Susanne 231
39 Margrith 225
40 Anita 222
41 Yvonne 220
42 Theresia 216
43 Denise 214
44 Marlise 210
45 Alice 197
46 Brigitte 196
47 Eva 195
48 Danielle 191
48 Annemarie 191
50 Brigitta 180
51 Josiane 172
52 Agnes 170
52 Barbara 170
54 Claudine 167
55 Hanna 161
56 Helene 157
57 Klara 155
58 Liselotte 151
59 Pia 149
59 Eliane 149
61 Marianna 148
62 Margaretha 146
62 Sonja 146
62 Liliane 146
65 Nelly 143
66 Irma 140
67 Anne 134
68 Renate 133
69 Anne-Marie 130
69 Helena 130
71 Magdalena 129
72 Suzanne 128
73 Hildegard 124
74 Michèle 123
75 Charlotte 122
76 Catherine 119
77 Christina 113
78 Bernadette 111
79 Antoinette 107
80 Josette 105
81 Beatrix 104
81 Regina 104
81 Chantal 104
84 Veronika 103
84 Ida 103
84 Francine 103
84 Margareta 103
88 Erna 102
88 Annamarie 102
90 Regula 101
91 Emma 100
91 Nicole 100
93 Marguerite 95
94 Maja 94
94 Christa 94
96 Elsa 93
96 Margaritha 93
96 Angela 93
99 Frieda 92
100 Sylvia 90
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