Raymond: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Raymond

Derived from the Germanic name Raginmund, meaning “wise advisor/protector.” So basically if your little Raymond tells you that your yoga pants have a hole in the butt, you should probably listen.

Nicknames:

Ray (or tack another one on there and call him Ray-Ray).

Famous people named Raymond:

Actors Raymond Romano and Raymond Burr; Nobel Prize winner Raymond Davis, Jr.; author Raymond Carver.

Fun fact:

Dustin Hoffman played a savant named Raymond Babbitt in Rain Man.

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