Name generator reveals what you would have been named 50 years ago

Name generator reveals what you would have been named 50 years ago

(WAFF) - What to name a new baby is a huge decision for parents. There are books and more books full of popular names. But popular names change from year to year and have certainly changed over several decades.

So, what would your name translate to in 1950 or even 1890?

TIME has a name comparison generator to let you know how popular your name was the year you were born and what you would've been named  if you were born today or in decades past.

If you were born in 1992 with the name Elizabeth, your name today would be Madison, and it would've been Dorothy in the 1940s.

Click here to see how popular your name was when you were born and what you could've been named!

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