What does Remy mean?
Remy [re-my] as a boys' name (also used less widely as girls' name Remy) is of French origin, and the meaning of Remy is "from Rheims". Champagne and brandies are the main products of Rheims, a town in central France. Saint Remi (fifth century) was a French saint. Author Remy Charlip.
Associated with: saint.
(male) Redy, Roremy, ..
(female) Reel, Remyne, ..
How popular is Remy?
Remy is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#9174 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Remy for boys. Remy entered the list in 1990 and reached its apex rank of #520 in the U.S. in 2015. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Below is a graphed study of the ranking of the boy name Remy and corresponding names. Remi (#1715 the previous year) and Remo are the prominent varying forms of Remy (#520 the previous year) ranked in the Top 2000. These relations of Remy were popular presently. Remy is the clear favorite.
Remy▲ is alike in pronunciation to Rama, Ramey, Rami, Ramy and Romeo▲. Other recommended names are Jemmy, Ram, Ray▼, Read, Redd, Redly (see Redley), Reed▲, Rees, Reg, Reggy, Rei, Reid▲, Reis, Remus, Ren, Rene▼, Renny, Reno, Reo, Reve, Rex▼, Rey▲, Reyd, Rome, Rory▲, Roy▼, Ruby▼, Rudy▼, Ruy and Samy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Remy.