Remy

Remy - A very unique female name



  Feb 20,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Remy, meaning oarsman, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1976 on position #2713. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Remy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Remy? 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 Remy. The baby girl name Remy was given to 129 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1285 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 10,955 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Remy peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 1285.



Famous with this name

Rémy Girard
Rémy Belvaux
Remy Four


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Remy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Remy is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #514 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,517.

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 Remy is where you live.


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Remy origin and meaning

Remy is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means oarsman. To see famous people named Remy, pop culture references for the name Remy and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Remy

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

Renee / Ramona / Rena / Ryan / Rene / Rhiannon / Reyna / Renae / Reina / Raina /

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
20121285
20111313
20101783
20091699
20082404
20072010
20062542
20052454
20041942
20032724
20022149
20012335
20002119
19991725
19982240
19971947
19963241
19952314
19942341
19932345
19922081
19913505
19902971
19892301
19882577
19872467
19862765
19852360
19842295
19833562
19823628
19812689
19802655
19792965
19783305
19773301
19762713

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah514
Kansas548
Oklahoma573
Michigan716
Louisiana743
Indiana865
Minnesota901
Washington1049
Pennsylvania1191
Arizona1231
California1284
Florida1385
Ohio1596
Texas1627
Illinois1836
New York2517

Even more about Remy


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 Remy 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 Remy?

2 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 Remy
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 10,955
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1976
2012 births +129

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