Meaning and name origin
For more information, see also the related girl name Winter.
Summer is a very popular first name for females (#662 out of 4276, Top 15%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#5643 out of 88799, Top 6%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Summer for girls. Summer reached its highest rank of #131 in the U.S. in 1998 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Summer and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Summer (#182), Winter (#556) and Spring. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Summer is also pronounced similarly to Sommer. Like Summer, this name is not commonly used.