20 Naughty Baby Names ‘Guaranteed’ to Produce a Little Devil

We’ve talked briefly before about trends in behavior among people with the same names, but now there’s some evidence to back up the whole ordeal.

Just in time for Santa checking his list an indeterminate number of times, SchoolStickers.com posted their own “naughty and nice” lists, based on trends in names. The site surveyed the names of more than 63,000 school children who reported their good behavior in online sticker books.

The results might not prove anything, but it might make parents thinking of naming their children Jake or Ella think twice about the decision. Jacob, on the other hand, seems to be totally fine. Go figure.

  1. Ella
  2. Bethany
  3. Eleanor
  4. Olivia
  5. Laura
  6. Holly
  7. Courtney
  8. Amber
  9. Caitlin
  10. Jade

Now, the naughtiest boy names:

  1. Joseph
  2. Cameron
  3. William
  4. Jake
  5. Joshua
  6. Jamie
  7. Lewis
  8. Benjamin
  9. Ethan
  10. Luke

The nicest girl names:

  1. Amy
  2. Georgia
  3. Emma
  4. Charlotte
  5. Grace
  6. Sophie
  7. Abigail
  8. Hannah
  9. Emily
  10. Alice

And finally, the nicest boy names:

  1. Jacob
  2. Daniel
  3. Thomas
  4. James
  5. Adam
  6. Harry
  7. Samuel
  8. Jack
  9. Oliver
  10. Ryan