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Summer Origin and Meaning

The name Summer is a girl's name .

The temperature is definitely rising for this popular seasonal name, which began being used in the seventies, and has been heard consistently ever since.

Summers have popped up all over the big and small screens: it was Zooey Deschanel's character in (500) Days of Summer and made featured appearances in Napoleon Dynamite, Baywatch, The O.C., and The Mentalist.

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Summer Rank in US Top 1000

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Summer Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Summer Popularity

Famous People Named Summer

  • Summer Lyn GlauAmerican actress
  • Summer Joy PhoenixAmerican actress
  • (Robin) Summer BartholomewMiss USA 1975
  • Summer Danielle AlticeAmerican model
  • Summer Elisabeth SandersAmerican Olympic swimmer and actress
  • Summer WayansAmerican model
  • Summer Peta VaigncourtStrallen, English actress
  • Summer WatsonEnglish operatic soprano
  • Summer Raering name of Danielle Moinet, American pro wrestler
  • Summer XOstage name of Summer Rose Virshup, American singer,songwriter
  • Cree Summer FrancksAmerican,Canadian actress
  • Summer "Daisy" Song (adopted 1976)daughter of American actress Mia Farrow
  • Summer Hornstra (b. 2004)daughter of actress Inge Hornstra
  • Summer Terenzi (b. 2006)daughter of singers Marc Terenzi and Sarah Connor
  • Summer Ritchie (b. 2007) daughter of singer Stevi Ritchie
  • Summer Lee Kastner (b. 2007)daughter of singer John Kastner and actress Nicole de Boer
  • Summer Jayde Sickles (b. 2010)daughter of Lizzie Waller and Skylar Sickles of "16 and Pregnant"
  • Summer Rose Castillo (b. 2012)daughter of actress April Lee Hernandez and Jose Castillo
  • Summer Rain Rutler (b. 2014)daughter of singer Christina Aguilera
  • Summer McKeenAmerican YouTuber

Summer in Pop Culture

  • Summer Wheatley"Napoleon Dynamite"
  • Summer Hathawaycharacter in film"School of Rock"
  • Summerfashion doll made by Mattel
  • Summer Roberts"The O.C."
  • Summer Quinn"Baywatch"
  • Summer Edgecombe"The Mentalist"
  • Summer Rose Hoyland"Neighbours"
  • Summer Ann Newman"The Young and the Restless
  • Summer Smithcharacter in TV series "Rick and Morty"
  • Summer Finncharater in "500 Days of Summer"
  • Summer Gleesoncharacter in "Batman: The Animated Series"
  • Summer Morancharacter in "Dirk Pitt"
  • Summer Shawcharacter in British soap "Hollyoaks"
  • Summer Hartleycharacter in film "Definitely, Maybe"
  • Summer"The Cellar"
  • Summer Hugglemonstercharacter on TV's "Henry Hugglemonster"
  • 5 Seconds of SummerAustralian boy band
  • The Summer SetAmerican pop,punk band
  • Summerdoll friend of Barbie
  • Summer Riversteenage protagonist of the 'Switchpaw Saga' book series
  • Summer Rosecharacter in the web series "RWBY"
  • Summer Hancharacter in the 1995 film "Clueless"
  • Summer Dawsoncharacter in the novel "Wonder" by R.J. Palacio

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