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.
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. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Remy for girls. Remy was first listed in 2014 and reached its top position of #956 in the U.S. then. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Remi (#662 2 years ago) is the only other prominent varying form of Remy (#956 2 years ago) appearing in the Top 1000. Adoption of these relations of Remy was more pronounced among parents in 2014 (average #809). Remi is more ubiquitous than the rest. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Remy and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)