Names What Are the Worst Popular Baby Names for Boys in 2016?  

Jason Robbins
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List Rules Vote up the most obnoxious baby boy names that parents are overdoing in 2016.

Put your hands together for the worst popular baby names for boys in 2016! Come on, take a bow! This list wouldn't be possible without parents like you or someone you know.

Okay, stop clapping! What are you thinking?? King? Prince? Is your child royalty? Even Prince, who was much more princely than your kid, had the good sense to ask to be called something else after a while. Bentley is a car! Leonardo is a ninja turtle. Rhett isn't anything - it's just a syllable. And Jayden, Brayden, and Zayden? Come on.

If you see a name you're considering in the following list of terrible popular baby names, please, do your kid a mitzvah and rethink it. Remember, it doesn't take courage or creativity to name your kid something weird. It just takes sadism. Check out the most popular baby boy names of 2019 to see if any of these terrible 2016 baby names stayed popular.

1
146 132
Ryker
2
120 115
Jaxson
3
117 121
Greyson
4
118 123
Bentley
5
106 110
Levi
6
136 148
King
7
95 109
Grayson
8
98 116
Karter
9
86 103
Zane
10
85 105
Knox
11
84 104
Kingston
12
88 111
Hudson
13
82 108
Zayden
14
74 98
Dawson
15
90 120
Jace
16
80 108
Jayden
17
85 117
Leonardo
18
76 108
Santiago
19
72 106
Maddox
20
69 106
Bennett
21
74 114
August
22
75 116
Brayden
23
79 122
24
66 103
25
77 121
Henry