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Star Wars Villain The Fastest-Growing Name For US Baby Boys

When will Star Wars ever stop giving to pop culture?

According to this, it’s not any time soon.

A new report from the US Social Security Administration has reveled that the fastest-rising name for baby boys in the year 2016 is Kylo.

Credit being Star Wars: The Force Awakens villain Kylo Ren, played by Adam Driver.

Kylo is one of the top 1,000 names for boys, meaning it jumped over 2,000 slots from the previous year.

In 2015, Anakin was one of the top 1,000 names for boys. Anakin Skywalker was the birth name of one of the most iconic villains of all time, Darth Vader.

NME

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