At the beginning of 2010 during registration the most popular baby names were Maksym and Anastasia.
The press service of the Justice Ministry disclosed to UNIAN that Justice Minister of Ukraine Oleksandr Lavrynovych gave this information with reference to registry offices of the Justice Ministry.
In a whole, at the beginning of the year, there were 60 popular names. girl names: Anna (Hanna), Darya (Daryna), Sofia, Diana, Maria, Victoria, Tatiana, Cristina (Hrystyna), Elizabeth, Angelina, Veronica. Moreover, such girl names as Alina, Karina, Valeria, Eva, Kateryna, Oleksandra, Polina, Yana, Olga, Iryna, Yulia and Arina were also popular.
Boy names: Artem, Denis, Daniil (Danylo), Oleksandr, Andriy, Bohdan, Dmytro, Mykyta, Nazar, Kyrylo. Such names as Victor, Vitaliy, Gleb, Yegor, Ivan, Ilya, Artur, Vadym, Tymofiy, Mykhaylo, Pavlo, Mykola, Yevgeniy, Serhiy, Arseniy, Yuriy, Timur, David and Marc were also popular.