'Sophia' and 'Jacob' make top baby names for 2012 - Tucson News Now

'Sophia' and 'Jacob' make top baby names for 2012

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Social Security Administration has released its lists of the top baby names for 2012.

For the 14th straight year, Jacob topped the list, followed by Mason, Ethan, Noah and William.

For the girls, Sophia retained the top spot for the second year in a row. The rest of the top five includes Emma, Isabella, Olivia and Ava.

The agency also publicizes which names are gaining and losing popularity.

King and Messiah are the fastest rising names for boys.

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