What does Demetri mean?
Demetri /de-me-tri/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name. Demetri's root is Greek, and the meaning of the name Demetri is "follower of Demeter". Demetri is an alternate form of Demetrius (Greek). Compare surname Demetro.
How popular is Demetri?
Demetri is an unusual given name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#77222 out of 150436, Top 51%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Demetri for boys. Demetri entered the list in 1992 and reached its top position of #783 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the boy name Demetri and associated names. Prominent variation forms of Demetri rated in the Top 1000 are Demetrius (#692 a year ago), Dimitri (#882) and Demetris. Usage of these boy names was at its apex in 1992 (usage of 0.3588%) and is now much lower (usage 0.1065%, down 70.3%), with the versions Demetrius, Demetri and Dimitri becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)