Remington

Remington - A very unique male name



  Nov 21,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Remington, meaning place on a riverbank, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1983 on position #863. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Remington and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Remington? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Remington. The baby boy name Remington was given to 628 baby boys in 2012, ranking #421 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,613 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Remington peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 421.



Famous with this name

Rand Remington
Remington Olmsted
Bob Remington


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Remington is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Remington is currently topping the baby name charts in West Virginia at position #79 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,415.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Remington is where you live.


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Remington origin and meaning

Remington is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means place on a riverbank. To see famous people named Remington, pop culture references for the name Remington and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Remington

We've found the following names that sound similar to Remington, sorted by popularity.

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Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012421
2011480
2010537
2009576
2008724
2007774
2006761
2005827
2004806
2003820
2002946
2001838
2000823
1999744
1998747
1997818
1996863
19951029
1994970
19931141
19921119
19911068
19901017
1989936
19881159
19871580
19861655
19851427
19841018
1983863

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
West Virginia79
Arkansas104
Missouri208
Maine215
Mississippi230
Oklahoma237
Idaho270
Utah287
Iowa292
Kentucky294
Indiana297
Pennsylvania308
Louisiana326
Ohio333
Kansas340
Wisconsin342
Michigan358
Alabama368
Tennessee376
Nebraska379
Colorado387
South Carolina401
Georgia420
Oregon447
Arizona447
Illinois469
North Carolina480
Minnesota486
Virginia511
Texas528
Washington619
Maryland773
Florida947
California1052
New York1415

Even more about Remington


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Remington a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Remington?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Remington
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 2,613
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1983
2012 births +628

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