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The name Summer has the following meaning:

More popular than Spring, but still an outdated choice. A 1970s name.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.


As a baby girl name, Summer is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 149 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Summer fell in popularity and moved down the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 5 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 175 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Summer in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics


The name Summer is pronounced as sum-muhr


Summer originates from the English language.

See other suggested English girl baby names.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Summer and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Summer: Boys - Britton, Bud, Burleigh, Burley, Case, Coy, Dart, Ellsworth, Ernest, Ezell, Felton, General, Guss, Hoke, Irl, Irwin, Jefferson, Jerrell, Jett, Lawyer, Layton, Girls - Alvina, Arvilla, Delise, Fannie, Fanny, Fleta, Fonda, Heather, Jalyn, Janelle, Jaycee, Jazmyne, Leeann, Liana, Lorri, Marilyn, Maryellen, Melinda, Nautica, Queen, Serenity, Both genders - Aubrey, Broderick, Cassidy, Dorothy, Gay, Hunter, Infant, Larry, Lisa, London, Merritt, Paisley, Shelby, Tracy, Tyler



We think the name Summer should fall under the following style category: Ladylike.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Summer to be: A tall, thin, suntanned, blue-eyed blonde model who's happy, carefree and full of fun

In one word, you might describe Summer as a(n) "carefree" person.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Summer (or its variants) are:

Marc Summers, born on 11 November, a famous television personality. Marc Summers's background: An American television personality, popular game show host, producer, and a two-time talk show host, best known for hosting the children's game show Double Dare on Nickelodeon. He is currently the host of Unwrapped on The Food Network.

Lawrence Henry Larry Summers, born on 30 November, a famous economist. Lawrence Henry Larry Summers's background: An American economist and academic. He is the 1993 recipient of the John Bates Clark Medal for his work in macroeconomics, was Secretary of the Treasury for the last year and a half of the Bill Clinton administration, and served as the 27th President of Harvard University from 2001 to 2006.

Donna Summer, born on 31 December, a famous singer. Donna Summer's background: An American singer, songwriter, and artist, best known for a string of dance hits in the late 1970s that earned her the title 'Queen Of Disco' and as one of the few disco-based artists to have longevity on the charts through the 80s, 90s and 2000s. Though she's most notable for her legendary disco hits, Summer's repertoire has expanded to include contemporary R&B, rock, mainstream pop, and even gospel. Donna is one of the most successful female hitmakers of the 70s and 80s, and still holds the record for having three consecutive (double) albums hit #1 on the Billboard charts. She also became the first female artist to have four number-one singles in a twelve-month period. Donna Summer has sold over 100 million records worldwide
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