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Popularity
10k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Remington

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From the ridge town
  • #2320 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Remington" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1955505
1977505
198214014
19831060106
198486086
198570070
198662062
198773073
198893588
19891475142
19901305125
19911399130
199213912127
199314220122
199419743154
199518444140
199621047163
199724446198
199827651225
199928057223
200025247205
200123038192
200224762185
200326854214
200427554221
200529769228
200632460264
200732755272
200839980319
2009564113451
2010586120466
2011673123550
2012827160667
20131,107240867
20141,5114101,101

Want to know about the populiarty of Remington? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,489 babies born with the name Remington in the United States. That's more than enough Remingtons to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1955 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Remington" was in 2014 with a total of 1,101 babies. (That's a lot of baby Remingtons)

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Remington" ranks #71 in popularity as a baby boy's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 34 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 1,511 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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The map shows the relative popularity of the name Remington in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Remington" mean? The list below shows the origins of Remington as well as things modernly associated with the name Remington such as celebrities named Remington.

English

Origin and Meaning of Remington

The name "Remington" is of English origin, and it means "From the ridge town". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

N is for nice, need I say more?

G is for grace, an admirable trait!

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Notgnimer". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Onrenitmg". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Remington born Jun 22, 1948

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Siberia approximately on 975. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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