It's difficult to predict what the most popular baby names of the new year will be, but we have a few indicators from expecting moms.

But first, some of the most popular names of last year include Liam, Sophia, Noah, Aiden, Jackson, Mason, Olivia, Ava, Isabella, and Logan.

Parents Magazine has their forecast or predictions for the hottest baby names of 2013. Needless to say, it's quite different from last year.

  • Angelique
  • Atticus
  • Brantley
  • Briella
  • Camden
  • Carter
  • Declan
  • Merida
  • Olive
  • Penelope
A few months into 2013 brought out some more popular names according to Nameberry:
  • Marnie
  • Marlowe
  • Christian
  • Nelly
  • Mavis
  • Thor (who is going to pick on a "Thor" on the playground?)
  • Severine
  • Bruce
  • Wilder
  • Mingus
  • Phaedra
  • Linnea
  • Finnegan
What do you think? Comment below and forward to an expectant mother.