What does Trey mean?
Trey \t-rey\ 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.
Trey has 1 feminine form: Trea.
Trey is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#901 out of 1220, Top 74%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (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)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Trey and associated names. The only other prominent related form of Trey (#480 in 2014) is Tre. Adoption of this boy name was at its most widespread in the year 1993 and has become much lower since, with the form Tre becoming less fashionable. Trey (#480) is the most trendy baby name among these. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Trey▲ is pronounced similarly to Troi, Troy▲, Troye and True. Other recommended similar baby names are Frey, Grey, Terrey, Terry▼, Tore, Torey, Torrey▼, Torry, Tory▼ and Tyree▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Trey.