Sociologie des prénoms, suite

Billet publié le 17/09/2005

Le New York Times consacre un article aux nouvelles “tendances” des prénoms donnés aux petits New Yorkais :

In the last several years, New York City has had more baby girls named Fatoumata than Lisa, more Aaliyahs than Melissas, more Chayas than Christinas. There have been more baby boys named Moshe than Peter, more Miguels than Jeffreys, more Ahmeds than Stanleys.
In New York Cribs, Jeff and Lisa Give Way to Ahmed and Chaya

Une petite étude du New York Department of Health décrit les Top Ten Most Popular Baby Name par “race”