Trey

Trey - A very unique male name



  Jul 22,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Trey, meaning three, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1948 on position #1726. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Trey and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Trey? 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 Trey. The baby boy name Trey was given to 728 baby boys in 2012, ranking #389 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,254 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Trey peaked in popularity 20 years ago in 1999 on position 189.



Famous with this name

Trey Parker
Trey Nelson
Trey Anastasio


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Trey is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Trey is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #143 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #631.

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 Trey is where you live.


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Trey origin and meaning

Trey is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means three. To see famous people named Trey, pop culture references for the name Trey and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Trey

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

Terry / Theodore / Troy / Tyree / Tory / Tre / Torrey / Teodoro / Trae / Thor /

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
2012389
2011322
2010324
2009311
2008313
2007285
2006249
2005228
2004236
2003227
2002213
2001225
2000215
1999189
1998210
1997237
1996236
1995227
1994212
1993191
1992267
1991349
1990344
1989371
1988393
1987406
1986414
1985428
1984481
1983567
1982600
1981761
1980731
1979797
1978729
1977814
1976795
1975772
1974752
1973725
1972731
1971762
1970743
1969704
1968770
1967855
1966752
1965775
1964803
19631023
1962968
1961987
19601118
19591253
19581290
19571405
19561331
19551333
19481726

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah143
Hawaii161
Nebraska231
North Dakota233
Indiana249
South Dakota255
South Carolina258
Colorado274
Pennsylvania279
Ohio291
Tennessee312
Wisconsin329
Missouri334
Alabama348
Idaho349
Kentucky349
Arkansas351
Nevada353
Florida356
Kansas363
Washington382
Arizona385
Connecticut389
Georgia391
Maryland410
Oregon413
Michigan421
Oklahoma429
Iowa430
North Carolina458
Illinois473
Virginia486
Texas487
Louisiana491
Minnesota491
Massachusetts509
Mississippi540
New York561
California624
New Jersey631

Even more about Trey


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 Trey 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 Trey?

1 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
1999
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Trey
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 2,254
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1948
2012 births +728

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