Gender: Male Origin of Rem: Dutch, diminutive of Remment, Remmert, or Remmelt

Rem Origin and Meaning

The name Rem is a boy's name of Dutch origin.

The Dutch are fond of short nickname names, and this one is tied to influential and provocative architect Koolhaas, born Remment. Could also be short for Remington or Remy.

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RoddyThlayli Says:


I automatically want to say R-E-M.

DrVlasic Says:


This name puts me to sleep. As in REM sleep, get it? (Gets booed and walks off the stage in shame).
Seriously, though, the full names Remington and Remy, and the Dutch full names are all decent. I'd go with one of those instead.