Remi

First Name
8k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
104
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Remi mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Remi

"Remi" is a name of French origin, and it means "Oarsman or Remedy". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Notable Persons Named Remi

Rémi Gaillard is a prankster and practical joke. His ongoing career started in 1999. Rémi was born on February 7th, 1975 in Montpellier. Rémi is also known as King Of Trolls and Dare Devil.

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Rémi Garde is a soccer player for the Aston Villa F.C., Olympique Lyonnais, RC Strasbourg Alsace, Arsenal F.C., and France national football team. Rémi was born on April 3rd, 1966 in L'Arbresle, France.

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Rémi was born on August 31st, 1993 in Toulouse. He died on October 26th, 2014.

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Rémi Walter is a soccer player for the OGC Nice, AS Nancy, France national under-17 football team, France national under-19 football team, and France national under-20 football team. Rémi was born on April 26th, 1995 in Essey-lès-Nancy, France.

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Remi Adefarasin is a cinematographer. Remi was born on February 2nd, 1948 in London, England.

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Remi Moses is a soccer player for the West Bromwich Albion F.C., Manchester United F.C., and England national under-21 football team. Remi was born on November 14th, 1960 in Miles Platting.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Remi

Salaam Remi is a hip hop music, contemporary r&b, and pop music record producer. He was most prominent from 1986 to present. Salaam was born in Queens, New York, U.S.

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Philippe was born in 1210. He left this life in 1265.

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How popular is the baby name Remi in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1915 8 0 8
1918 15 0 15
1920 6 0 6
1922 5 0 5
1923 5 0 5
1926 13 0 13
1928 5 0 5
1933 5 0 5
1941 5 0 5
1942 5 0 5
1946 7 0 7
1947 11 0 11
1949 5 0 5
1950 7 0 7
1951 8 0 8
1952 8 0 8
1953 11 0 11
1954 6 0 6
1955 5 0 5
1958 7 0 7
1960 12 0 12
1961 5 0 5
1962 10 0 10
1963 10 5 5
1964 15 5 10
1965 7 0 7
1966 9 0 9
1967 5 5 0
1968 42 30 12
1969 19 9 10
1970 18 6 12
1971 15 7 8
1972 12 6 6
1973 16 7 9
1974 6 6 0
1975 16 9 7
1976 16 6 10
1977 20 9 11
1978 19 9 10
1979 17 9 8
1980 15 8 7
1981 21 8 13
1982 12 12 0
1983 20 12 8
1985 19 9 10
1986 21 11 10
1987 25 15 10
1988 28 14 14
1989 37 17 20
1990 42 23 19
1991 56 37 19
1992 56 41 15
1993 60 37 23
1994 55 43 12
1995 65 43 22
1996 81 65 16
1997 108 81 27
1998 104 79 25
1999 115 96 19
2000 91 66 25
2001 120 80 40
2002 124 101 23
2003 113 87 26
2004 121 86 35
2005 128 89 39
2006 147 120 27
2007 170 121 49
2008 190 133 57
2009 228 160 68
2010 263 198 65
2011 293 225 68
2012 308 242 66
2013 381 315 66
2014 521 433 88
2015 724 633 91
2016 1,274 1,098 176
2017 1,448 1,262 186

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Popularity of Remi as a first name

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Popularity of Remi as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Remi U.S.
  White 63.46% 64.26%
  African American 28.85% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 4.81% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Remi

People with the last name Remi are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Remi

  • How Popular is the name Remi? Remi is the 2,852nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Remi was the 156,044th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Remi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,020 babies born with the first name Remi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Remi to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Remi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Remi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Remi is Wednesday, November 11th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Remi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Remi was in 2017 with a total of 1,262 babies. That's a lot of babies named Remi!
  • Random Remi Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Remi ranks 58th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Utah. Imagine that, 61 babies in Utah have the same name as you in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Remi: Your name in reverse order is Imer. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Irme. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Remi? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 104 people with the last name Remi.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Remi? Remi is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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