Meaning and name origin
Montgomery \m(o)-ntgome-ry, mon-tgo-mery\ as a boy's name is pronounced mon-GOH-mer-ree. It is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Montgomery is "Gomeric's hill". Gomeric was a German personal name meaning "power of man". A surname of English and Scottish earls. Actor Montgomery Clift.
Montgomery is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#211 out of 88799, Top 1%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Montgomery for boys. Montgomery reached its highest rank of #964 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Montgomery and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Monty, Montgomery and Monte. (2014 statistics).