What does Trent mean?
Trent /trent/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is pronounced trent. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Trent is "gushing waters".
Refers to the River Trent in England. Also nickname of Trenton. American Senator Trent Lott; football player Trent Dilfer.
How popular is Trent?
Trent is a very prominent first name for males (#510 out of 1220, Top 42%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#1759 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Trent for boys. Trent was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #208 in the U.S. in 2001, and is at #499 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Trent and corresponding names. Trenten and Trenton (#305 a year ago) are the prominent varying forms of Trent (#499 a year ago) rated in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names reached its most widespread in 2001 (usage of 0.537%) and is now much lower (usage 0.3987%, ▼25.8%). Trent (#499) and Trenton (#305) are two of the more chic names for newborns among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)