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Retro baby names making a comeback in Scotland in 2019

While many of the baby names that were popular in the 1970s in Scotland have died out, some surprising ones have actually increased in popularity over the past five decades.

These 15 boys’ names and three girls’ names shot up in popularity between 1974 and 2018. Here's a full list with their rankings for each year.

James went from number 5 in 1974 to number 2 in 2018.
James went from number 5 in 1974 to number 2 in 2018.
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Daniel went from number 51 in 1974 to number 22 in 2018.
Daniel went from number 51 in 1974 to number 22 in 2018.
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Thomas went from number 24 in 1974 to number 14 in 2018.
Thomas went from number 24 in 1974 to number 14 in 2018.
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Zoe went from number 85 in 1974 to number 55 in 2018.
Zoe went from number 85 in 1974 to number 55 in 2018.
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