Remington

Remington - A very unique female name



  Nov 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Remington, meaning place on a riverbank, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1993 on position #3691. 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 girl name Remington was given to 94 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1523 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 15,035 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Remington peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 1523.



Famous with this name

Peggy Remington
Rand Remington
Remington Olmsted


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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 Idaho at position #327 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,124.

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
20121523
20111652
20101815
20092349
20082832
20074635
20063119
20052331
20042997
20033360
20022943
20002673
19992506
19983237
19972955
19962752
19952977
19943378
19933691

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Idaho327
Oklahoma450
Indiana590
Kansas626
Missouri905
Ohio985
Texas1189
Washington1202
Illinois1835
Florida1916
California2124

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 female 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
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Remington
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 15,035
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1993
2012 births +94

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