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Remington

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English
"place on a riverbank"

Remington Origin and Meaning

The name Remington is a girl's name meaning "place on a riverbank".
Between 1980s-era television private eye Remington Steele and Remington Arms, this name might seem all-boy. But in 2014, Remington entered the US girls' Top 1000, and it's been rising since.

Why? Maybe because Remington easily shortens to Remy, an unrelated French saint's name - again, originally used for boys, but appealing for girls today. Or maybe it's just our never-ending search for surname names for our sons and daughters.
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# 375 in the US

Remington Rank in US Top 1000

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Remington Popularity

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Lists containing Remington

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Famous People Named Remington

  • Remington Elizabeth Moses (b. 1992)American actress; daughter of actors Tracy Nelson and William R. Moses
  • Remington "Remy" Negus (b. 1999)daughter of reality TV personality Ronnie Negus ("Real Housewives of Vancouver")
  • Remington Monroe "Remi" Simms (b. 2013)daughter of Corey Simms of "Teen Mom 2"
  • Remington WilliamsAmerican fashion model
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