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Remy (girl)

What does Remy mean?

Remy Pronunciation of Remy [re-my] as a girls' name (also used more regularly as boys' name Remy) is of French origin, and the meaning of Remy is "from Rheims". Rheims is a town in central France where champagne and fine brandies are made.

Associated with: fine (good).


Remy has 4 variants: Remi, Remie, Remmy and Rhemy.

Creative forms:
(female) Raemy, Rimy, ..

(male) Redy, Rely, ..

Middle name pairings:
Remy Nola (R.N.), ..

How popular is Remy?

Remy is an uncommon given name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#9174 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Remy was first listed in 1997 and reached its top position of #847 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Remy name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Remy outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Remi (#501 a year ago) is the only other prominent varying form of Remy (#847 a year ago) appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Remy was more pronounced among parents in 2015 (median #674). Remi and Remy are two of the more trendy baby names here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Remy, Remi in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Remy and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Remy is alike in pronunciation to Rama, Ramah, Ramee, Ramie, Rayma, Rima, Roma, Romea, Romi, Romma and Romy. Other recommended names are Aimy, Amy, Delmy, Emmy, Jemmy, Kimy, Ray, Rea, Read, Reba, Reda, Ree, Reed, Rei, Reid, Rena, Renay, Rene, Reney, Renny, Resi, Reta, Reva, Rey, Reya, Reza, Rezi, Rivy, Rory, Rosy, Roxy, Rozy and Ruby. These names tend to be more commonly used than Remy.