The meaning, origin, popularity, similar names, and other details about the boy name Jeremy

Meanings & Origins of Jeremy

What does Jeremy mean? What is the origin?

Origin Hebrew
Meaning Exalted of the Lord
Origin English
Meaning Exalted of the Lord
Origin English
Meaning Jeremy \j(e)-re-my\ as a boy's name is pronounced JARE-a-mee. Variant of Jeremiah, in use since the Middle Ages. Modern use may have been inspired by a character named Jeremy on the 1960s TV series "Here Come the Brides". Actor Jeremy Irons; football player Jeremy Shockey.

Jeremy has 12 variant forms: Jem, Jemmie, Jemmy, Jeramee, Jeramey, Jeramie, Jeramy, Jere, Jereme, Jeremie, Jeromy and Jerry.

For more information, see also the related name Zachary.

Baby names that sound like Jeremy are Jeremiya, Jeremia, Jerome and Jeromo.

More Details About Jeremy

How popular is Jeremy? Any other details?

Popularity of Jeremy There were 1955 US births last year.
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Jeremy is a boy name.
Jeremy starts with J
Jeremy is 6 letters long

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