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3 July 2018, 14:56
We've reached the halfway point of the year, and already there are some clear trends for most popular monikers of 2018.
Muhammed, Olivia and Freya are the most common baby names of 2018.
The twenty most popular baby names for each gender were compiled by Baby Centre, and it makes for interesting reading.
Parents seem to be obsessed with ultra-feminine names that end with an 'a', while male name inspiration seems to mainly stay traditional - apart from Logan, which creeps in at number 20.
However, while some people are opting for standard baby names, some parents are going in the opposite direction.
We revealed how some parents are naming their tots after their favourite foods.
And other parents are looking to mythical creatures and mermaids for inspo