Trent: baby boy name meaning and popularity


An English name, originally a surname used to describe someone who lived by the River Trent. So when your little Trent wants to splash in every body of water he sees, from puddles to oceans, just remind yourself he's living up to his name's history.


There aren't a lot of good nicknames for a one-syllable name. If you want a nickname, name him Trenton, and then Trent can be his nickname.

Famous people named Trent:

Musicians Trent Reznor, Trent Tomlinson, and Trent Willmon; football player Trent Edwards; U.S. Senator Trent Lott.

Fun fact:

If your little Trent is into moving to Canada someday, he may want to attend Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario.

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