What does Remy mean?
Remy /re-my/ [2 sylls.] 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.
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 popularity of Remy for boys. Remy entered the list in 2009 and reached its apex rank of #621 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Remy▲ is alike in pronunciation to Rama, Ramey, Rami and Ramy. Other recommended similar baby names are Ram, Ren, Rene▼, Renny, Reno, Rey and Rome. These names tend to be more commonly used than Remy.