What does Remington mean?
Remington [rem-ing-ton] as a boys' name is pronounced REM-ing-tun. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Remington is "raven-family town". The character on the TV show "Remington Steele" may have influenced use of this English surname as a given name. Also familiar to Americans as a brand of razors. Artist Frederick Remington.
(female) Middle name pairings:
Remington Reagan (R.R.), ..
How popular is Remington?
Remington is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#5652 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Remington was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its peak position of #299 in the U.S. in 2015. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Barrington, Benton▲, Carington, Carrington, Caryngton (see Carrington), Clinton▼, Covington, Demingo, Ellington, Fenton, Hamilton, Harrington, Huntington, Kempton, Kenton, Kingston▲, Langton, Leighton▲, Linton, Livingston, Quinnton, Quinton, Reginn, Regino, Renato, Renton, Rexton, Ringo, Riston, Robinson, Swinton, Templeton, Vinton, Washington▼, Wellington, Winston▲ and Winton. These names tend to be more frequently used than Remington.See names in meaning and etymology.