PHOENIX — Emma is the top name for baby girls in Arizona, and Liam has been the favorite for boys over two consecutive years.

The Arizona Department of Health Services says that according to birth certificates submitted to its Bureau of Vital Records the most popular names for girls in 2017 have been Emma, Isabella, Olivia, Mia and Ava. The favorite five names for boys this year are Liam, Noah, Sebastian, Alexander and Daniel.

The final, official count of year’s top baby names will be confirmed and posted in February. High resolution infographics of the top 10 and top 100 baby names for the year can be seen online.

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