Gender: Male Meaning of Fleming: "man from Flanders" Origin of Fleming: English

The name Fleming is a boy's name of English origin meaning "man from Flanders". Fleming and is often added to lists like Southern Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF (35)".

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If it's not too phlegmatic for you, this surname and name of a Scottish clan could honor a number of people, especially Alexander Fleming, the father of antibiotics, and Ian Fleming, the creator of James Bond.

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Hero_Phoebus Says:


Wasn't this the name of Adeline's daughter in the age of Adeline?

roseofjune Says:


Nah... I'd rather not use a name with 'phlegm' in the beginning.