Gender: Male Meaning of Trey: "three" Origin of Trey: English Trey's Popularity in 2018: #604

Trey Origin and Meaning

The name Trey is a boy's name of English origin meaning "three".

Originally a nickname for a third-generation son, as in Thurman Thackeray III, Trey is now being given to others, and it has also expanded to Treynor and Treyton.

The name also is popular among basketball fans: It's another word for a three-point shot.

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Rank in US: #604

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Pop Culture References for the name Trey

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RedPanda1203 Says:


I know an english white middle class boy named Trey and its a bit weird tbh

TheSlothPrincess Says:


Don't think I've ever met a Trey in real life, but on TV, Trey always seems to be the kid getting into trouble at school or with the law.