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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
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Boys

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1955 5 0 5
1977 5 0 5
1982 14 0 14
1983 106 0 106
1984 86 0 86
1985 70 0 70
1986 62 0 62
1987 73 0 73
1988 93 5 88
1989 147 5 142
1990 130 5 125
1991 139 9 130
1992 139 12 127
1993 142 20 122
1994 197 43 154
1995 184 44 140
1996 210 47 163
1997 244 46 198
1998 276 51 225
1999 280 57 223
2000 252 47 205
2001 230 38 192
2002 247 62 185
2003 268 54 214
2004 275 54 221
2005 297 69 228
2006 324 60 264
2007 327 55 272
2008 399 80 319
2009 564 113 451
2010 586 120 466
2011 673 123 550
2012 827 160 667
2013 1,107 240 867
2014 1,511 410 1,101

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 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Remington" ranks #78 in popularity as a baby boy's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 31 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of 827 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Remington popular?

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 east? 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 relish, you seek a challenge.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

G is for glisten, a sparkle in your eye.

T is for tried, tried and true you.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

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 "Mgnirneto". 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 Apr 8, 2001

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Borneo approximately on 1000. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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