Remy name meaning

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in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Remy

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Germany, the name Remy is of Latin origin and means "Comes from Remigius. Means cure or remedy".
  2. According to a user from Oregon, U.S., the name Remy is of French origin and means "Oarsman".
  3. According to a user from Netherlands, the name Remy means "On himself alone".
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  1. A male given name, variant of Remi.
  2. A patronymic surname​.

Notable Persons Named Remy

Notable Persons Named Remy

Remy Ma

Remy Ma is a hip hop music rapper, songwriter, and rapping. She plays Vocals. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1998 to present. Remy was given the name Reminisce Smith on May 30th, 1980. Remy is also known as Remy Martin.

Remy LaCroix

Remy was born on June 26th, 1988 in San Francisco.

Remy Hii

Remy Hii is an actor. His ongoing career started in 2009.

Rémy Cabella

Rémy Cabella is a soccer player for the Olympique de Marseille, Gazélec Ajaccio, Montpellier HSC, AC Arles-Avignon, Newcastle United F.C., France national under-21 football team, Corsica national football team, and France national football team. Rémy was born on March 8th, 1990 in Ajaccio, Corsica, France.

Remy Bonjasky

Remy Bonjasky is a martial artist. Remy was born on January 10th, 1976 in Paramaribo.

Remy Auberjonois

Remy Auberjonois is an actor. His ongoing career started in 1986. Remy was given the name Remy-Luc Auberjonois on January 21st, 1974. Remy is also known as Remey Auberjonois.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Remy

Notable Persons With the Last Name Remy

Loïc Rémy

Loïc Rémy is a soccer player for the Chelsea F.C., Olympique Lyonnais Reserves, Academy, Olympique Lyonnais, RC Lens, OGC Nice, Olympique de Marseille, Queens Park Rangers F.C., Newcastle United F.C., France national under-20 football team, France national under-21 football team, and France. Loïc was born on January 2nd, 1987 in Rillieux-la-Pape, France.

Jared Remy

Jared was born in 1979.

Jerry Remy

Jerry Remy is a baseball player. Jerry was born on November 8th, 1952 in Fall River, Massachusetts.

U.S. Girls

U.S. Girls is an indie rock and pop rock musician. She was most active from 2007 to present. U.S. was given the name Meghan Remy .

Albert Rémy

Albert Rémy was an actor. His career lasted from 1943 to 1967. Albert was born on April 9th, 1911 in Hauts-de-Seine, France. He breathed his last breath on January 26th, 1967.

William Rémy

William Rémy is a soccer player for the Montpellier HSC, RC Lens, US Créteil-Lusitanos, Dijon FCO, France national under-17 football team, France national under-18 football team, and France national under-19 football team. William was born on April 4th, 1991 in Courbevoie.

  • Pierre-Jean Rémy
  • Hélène Remy
  • Raoul Rémy

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Remy U.S.
  White 53.75% 64.26%
  African American 36.71% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.19% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.58% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.40% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.36% 16.26%

Of Last Name Remy

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

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Fun Facts about the name Remy

  • What name lists does Remy rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Remy? Remy is the 2,260th most popular name of all time. As a last name Remy was the 8,681st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Remy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12,681 babies born with the first name Remy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Remy to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Remy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Remy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Remy is Friday, February 21st, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Remy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Remy was in 2019 with a total of 732 babies.
  • Random Remy Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Remy is not a popular baby boy's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Kentucky have the same name in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Remy: The name spelled backwards is Ymer. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ermy. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Remy? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,784 people with the last name Remy.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Remy? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Remy as their last name.
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