"The most popular names in Poland" Poland Local Custom Tip by sprdak11

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In Poland there is a custom that female name ends with "-a" , and th male name can end with any other letter apart from "-a". Thanks to it just reading the name of a person we know the gender.

The most popular names in Poland:

The female names ( as you see all end with - "a"):

1. Anna
2. Maria
3. Katarzyna
4. Malgorzata
5. Agnieszka
6. Krystyna
7. Barbara
8. Ewa
9. Elzbieta
10. Zofia

The male names:

1. Jan
2. Andrzej
3. Piotr
4. Krzysztof
5. Stanislaw
6. Tomasz
7. Pawel
8. Jozef
9. Marcin
10. Marek

The popularity of names has changed over time. Now parents tend to give other names to baby girls like : Julia, Natalia, Wiktoria, Oliwia, Weronika and baby boys: Jakub, Kacper, Filip, Mateusz, Mikolaj.

Website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Most_popular_names

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  • Updated Jun 29, 2005
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