What does Remy mean?
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).
(female) Raemy, Rimy, ..
(male) Redy, Rely, ..
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)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Remy for girls. 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)
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.
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.