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Gender: M Meaning of Jeremy: "appointed by God" Origin of Jeremy: English form of Jeremiah Jeremy's Popularity in 2014: #169

This one-time trendy form of Jeremiah, which hovered just outside the Top 25 throughout the 1970s and 80s, has now dropped o Number 169, with many parents today reconsidering the original biblical form, Jeremiah.

Scout's brother Jem in To Kill a Mockingbird was christened Jeremy Atticus Finch, Jem being a very appealing nickname. Jeremy Piven and Jeremy Renner are two current bearers.

Famous People Named Jeremy

Jeremy Renner, American actor
Jeremy Piven, American actor
Jeremy Irons, English actor
Jeremy Northam, English actor
Jeremy London, American actor
Jeremy Brett, English actor
Jeremy Clarkson, English television presenter
Jeremy Furstenfeld, American musician
Jeremy Mayfield, American NASCAR driver
Jeremy Shockey, American football player
Jeremy Lin, American basketball player
Jeremy Miles "Jinxx" Ferguson, American musician
Jeremy Irvine, English actor
Jeremy Jackson, American actor
Jeremy Robert Myron Sumpter, American actor
Jeremy Bentham, English philosopher
Jeremy Thomas Camp, American Christian singer-songwriter
Jeremy Jordan, American actor
Jeremy Gallant, alcoolique reconnu du bar La Prohibition et amoureux du bacon

Pop Culture References for the name Jeremy

Jeremy Atticus "Jem" Finch, in Harper Lee's 'To Kill a Mockingbird'
Jeremy Gilbert, character on TV's "The Vampire Diaries"
Jeremy Potts, from "Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang"
Jeremy (Jeremiah) Johnson, character on the Disney cartoon "Phineas and Ferb"
Jeremy Duncan, teenaged central character from the comic "Zits"
Jeremy Fink, main character in Wendy Mass's "Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life"
Jeremy "Jez" Usborne, character on British TV series "Peep Show"
"Jeremy," song by Pearl Jam
Jeremy/Jeremie Belpois, character from "Code Lyoko"
Jeremy Darling, character from TV series "Dirty Sexy Money"
Jeremy Jones, in the TV show "Jane by Design"