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Gender: Female Origin of Summer: Word name Summer's Popularity in 2017: #219

The name Summer is a girl's name . Summer is ranked #219 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop 2, Add 1 (G/G Twins)".

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The temperature is definitely rising for this popular seasonal name, which began being used in the seventies, and has been heard consistently ever since.

Summers have popped up all over the big and small screens: it was Zooey Deschanel's character in (500) Days of Summer and made featured appearances in Napoleon Dynamite, Baywatch, The O.C., and The Mentalist.

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Famous People Named Summer

Summer Lyn Glau, American actress
Summer Joy Phoenix, American actress, sister of Joaquin and River, wife of Casey Affleck
(Robin) Summer Bartholomew, Miss USA 1975
Summer Danielle Altice, American model
Summer Elisabeth Sanders, American Olympic swimmer and actress
Summer Wayans, American model
Summer Peta Vaigncourt-Strallen, English actress
Summer Watson, English operatic soprano
Summer Rae, ring name of Danielle Moinet, American pro wrestler
Summer XO, stage name of Summer Rose Virshup, American singer-songwriter
Cree Summer Francks, American-Canadian actress
Summer "Daisy" Song (adopted 1976), daughter of American actress Mia Farrow
Summer Hornstra (b. 2004), daughter of actress Inge Hornstra
Summer Terenzi (b. 2006), daughter of singers Marc Terenzi and Sarah Connor
Summer Ritchie (b. 2007) daughter of singer Stevi Ritchie
Summer Lee Kastner (b. 2007), daughter of singer John Kastner and actress Nicole de Boer
Summer Jayde Sickles (b. 2010), daughter of Lizzie Waller and Skylar Sickles of "16 and Pregnant"
Summer Rose Castillo (b. 2012), daughter of actress April Lee Hernandez and Jose Castillo
Summer Rain Rutler (b. 2014), daughter of singer Christina Aguilera

Pop Culture References for the name Summer

Summer Roberts, "The O.C."
Summer Quinn, "Baywatch"
Summer Edgecombe, "The Mentalist"
Summer Rose Hoyland, "Neighbours"
Summer Ann Newman, "The Young and the Restless
Summer Smith, character in TV series "Rick and Morty"
Summer Finn, charater in "500 Days of Summer"
Summer Wheatley, "Napoleon Dynamite"
Summer Hathaway, character in film"School of Rock"
Summer Gleeson, character in "Batman: The Animated Series"
Summer Moran, character in "Dirk Pitt"
Summer Shaw, character in British soap "Hollyoaks"
Summer Hartley, character in film "Definitely, Maybe"
Summer, "The Cellar"
Summer Hugglemonster, character on TV's "Henry Hugglemonster"
5 Seconds of Summer, Australian boy band
The Summer Set, American pop-punk band
Summer, doll friend of Barbie
Summer Rivers, teenage protagonist of the 'Switchpaw Saga' book series
Summer Rose, character in the web series "RWBY"