Google’s Most Popular Search Terms of 2015

Google has been part of the Merriam-Webster dictionary since 2006, which tells you just how vital the search engine has become. Google’s annual list of its most popular search terms give us a snapshot of what people have been most curious about over the past year.

Google provided the lists for the top searches in a wide variety of categories, including movies (Jurassic World), television (Big Brother Brazil) and musical artists (Adele).


1. Former Los Angeles Lakers star Lamar Odom

2. Satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo

3. Mobile game

4. Movie Jurassic World

5. Paris

6. Movie Furious 7

7. Video game Fallout 4

8. Former mix marital arts bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey

9. Caitlyn Jenner, formerly 1976 Olympic decathlon champion Bruce Jenner

10. Movie American Sniper


1. Lamar Odom

2. Ronda Rousey

3. Caitlyn Jenner

4. Singer Adele

5. Actor Charlie Sheen

6. Actress Ruby Rose

7. Republican Party presidential candidate Donald Trump

8. Singer Sia

9. Actress Dakota Johnson

10. Broadcaster Jeremy Clarkson