What does Rayment mean?
Associated with: protecting (defender).
(male) Rement, Remment, ..
(female) Middle name pairings:
Rayment Byron (R.B.), ..
How popular is Rayment?
Rayment is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#54880 out of 150436, Top 36%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Raymond (#259 last year), Ramon (#633), Raymundo (#1806), Ramone and Ramond are the prominent alternative forms of Rayment (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Rajmund, are uncommon. These relations of Rayment were favored as baby names 95 years ago (average #1033) and are now significantly less common (#1339, ▼91.6%), with forms such as Raymond becoming somewhat outmoded. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Bryent, Clement▼, Damont, Klement, Kliment, Lamont▼, Laurent, Machent, Osment, Radbert, Radmond (see Redmond), Radmund (see Redmond), Raiden▲, Ramey, Ranjeet, Raven, Rayce, Rayder, Raydon, Raye, Raylen, Rayman, Raymon▼, Rayne, Raynell, Rayner, Raynes, Rayven, Rayvin, Royden, Ryden, Ryen, Sargent and Tarrent. These names tend to be more frequently used than Rayment.See names in meaning and etymology.