Check out the most popular baby girl name around the world

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According to an expert, people across nine countries are swearing by this popular baby girl name

Most parents scratch their heads to core to have a baby name that stands out from the ordinary. However, it seems, that a lot of parents around the world are not putting in a lot of effort though. And it's evident.

Acording to naming experts, Sofia has become a favourite name for the girl child in nine countries. They include Mexico, Italy and Russia. What's more, Sophia comes in third among parents-to-be in the US and second or third in at least 20 other countries.

According to Laura Wattenberg, the expert who undertook a study on baby names, said that the name Sofia appears to 'transcend culture and borders'.

"It just blew me away that so many different languages and cultures would arrive at the same sound at the same time," she told Live Science.

Check out out list of popular Hindu baby names here.

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