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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 Popular English Boys' Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

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Fleming is an alternative to naming him Ian...or 007.

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Famous People Named Fleming

Fleming Bowyer Miller, American politician
Ian Lancaster Fleming, English novelist
Alexander Fleming, Scottish biologist who discovered penicillin
James Fleming, annoying student at Trinity school

Pop Culture References for the name Fleming

Fleming Bloodworth, from the movie "Bloodworth"

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