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Gender: Male Origin of Rembrandt: Dutch artist name

The name Rembrandt is a boy's name of Dutch origin. Rembrandt and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

From the experts:

The name of the most renowned of the Old Masters is a potential, if problematic, option for families who put an emphasis on the creative. Rembrandt Peale was a member of the Peale family of painters,all named for famous artists.

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Famous People Named Rembrandt

Rembrandt van Rijn, Flemish painter
Rembrandt Peale, American painter
Rembrandt Bugatti, Italian sculptor and younger brother of automobile designer Ettore Bugatti

Pop Culture References for the name Rembrandt

The Rembrandts, American rock band who performed the "Friends" TV theme
Rembrandt Brown, character on TV's "Sliders"


lesliemarion Says:


It doesn't sound like remnant to me; it sounds like the incredible painter. Besides, everything sounds like something. Rem and Remy would be cool nicknames, as would Brandt. It is solid sounding.

juliabrowneyes Says:


Sounds like "remnant"