Given Name RÉMY

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: French
PRONOUNCED: RE-MEE  [details]

Meaning & History

French form of the Latin name Remigius, which was derived from Latin remigis "oarsman, rower". Saint Rémy was a 5th-century bishop who converted and baptized Clovis, king of the Franks.
VARIANT: Rémi
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Remigio (Italian), Remigius (Late Roman), Remigiusz (Polish), Remigio (Portuguese), Remigio (Spanish)
USER SUBMISSION: Remy

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Entry updated July 11, 2018