Meaning and name origin
There is 1 masculine form of Rene: Ren.
Rene is a very popular first name for females (#674 out of 4276, Top 16%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#12967 out of 88799, Top 15%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Rene for girls. Rene reached its highest rank of #330 in the U.S. in 1960-1969 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Rene and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Renata (#659), Irene (#668), Renee (#962) and Rene. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Rene▼ is also pronounced similarly to Rana, Ranae, Ranee, Rani, Reena, Reina, Rena▼, Renae▼, Renay, Renaye, Rennae, Renny, Reyna▲, Reyney, Rina, Rona, Ronae, Ronee, Roni and Rrenae. Other suggested similar baby names are Dene, Gene▼, Lene, Raene, Raine, Rayne, Reanne, Ree, Reene, Reine, Remi, Remie, Remy, Renne, Riane, Ryane, Ryen, Ryenne and Rynn. These names tend to be less commonly used than Rene.