What does Ree mean?
Ree /ree/ [1 syll.] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ree is "to bind". Ree is an alternate spelling of Rebecca (Hebrew). Biblical: Rebekah. Ree is also a form of Riva (Hebrew).
Ree has 44 related forms via Rebecca, Riva: Becca, Beck, Becka, Becke, Beckee, Becker, Beckey, Becki, Beckie, Becky▼, Beki, Bekka, Bekki, Bekkie, Reba▼, Rebba, Rebbeca, Rebbie, Rebeca▼, Rebecah, Rebecha, Rebecka, Rebecky, Rebeha, Rebeka, Rebekah▲, Rebekha, Rebekka, Rebekke, Rebeque, Reeba, Reeva, Reva▼, Reveka, Revekah, Revekka, Rheba, Rifka, Rivah, Rivalee, Rivi, Rivka, Rivke and Rivy.Kreatif forms: Reele, Reero, Roree. [more]
How popular is Ree?
Ree is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#26807 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Ree and related names. Rebecca (#184 a year ago), Rebekah (#500), Rivka (#935), Reva, Rebecka, Rebeca, Becky and Reba are the prominent variation forms of Ree (not in Top 1000). Variants like Rivy are seldom used. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1940-1949 (usage of 0.3579%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.1726%, down 51.8%), with the versions Rebeca, Reba, Becky and Reva becoming less stylish. Rebekah (#500) is the most fashionable girl name here. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Ree is pronounced similarly to Rae▼, Ray▼, Raye, Rea, Rei, Reya, Rhae, Rhea▼, Ria, Rie, Rue, Rui and Rye. Other suggested similar baby names are Bee, Cee, Dee▼, Fee, Lee▼, Reed and Rene▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ree.