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pinWhat does Trey mean?

Trey /trey/ as a boys' name is pronounced tray. It is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Trey is "three".

The name derives from the world of gaming, in which a three in cards, dice or dominoes is called a "trey". May also be a variant of Traigh (Irish) "strand". Actor Trey Hunt.


pinVariations

Trey has 3 variants: Trai, Traye and Tre.

Trey has 1 feminine form: Trea.

Kreatif forms: Totrey, Treyro, Treyto. [more]

pinHow popular is Trey?

Trey is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#901 out of 1220, Top 74%) and also a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#82019 out of 150436, Top 55%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Trey for boys. Trey entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #189 in the U.S. in the year 1999, and is at #480 currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Trey name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Trey outside U.S.

The only other prominent related form of Trey (#480 in recent rankings) is Tre. Adoption of these relations of Trey was at its most widespread in the year 1993 (adoption of 0.708%) and has become much reduced since (adoption 0.26%, down 63.3%), with the form Tre becoming less fashionable. Trey is the most trendy baby name among these. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Trey and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Trey, Tre in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Trey and related baby names outside U.S.


pinSimilar Names

Trey is pronounced similarly to Troi, Troy, Troye and True. Other recommended similar baby names are Frey, Grey, Taro, Terah, Terrey, Terri, Terry, Thor, Tor, Tore, Torey, Torio, Toro, Torr, Torre, Torrey, Torry, Toru, Tory, Tower, Tyr and Tyree. These names tend to be less commonly used than Trey.

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