What does Montgomery mean?
Gomeric was a German personal name meaning "power of man". A surname of English and Scottish earls. Actor Montgomery Clift.
How popular is Montgomery?
Montgomery is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#246 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Montgomery for boys. Montgomery entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its top rank of #964 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Monty and Monte are the prominent variation forms of Montgomery. Adoption of these relations of Montgomery was widespread among parents 54 years ago (usage of 0.42%) and is now less, with forms such as Monte becoming somewhat dated.
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Recommended similar baby names are Mentor, Monroe▼, Montae, Montagew, Montague, Montaine, Montane, Montaro, Montay, Montayne, Montel, Montes, Montez, Montrel, Montrell, Mortimer▼ and Mortymer. These names tend to be more commonly used than Montgomery.