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Meaning and name origin

Reading \re(a)-di-ng\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Reading is "son of the red-haired". Also a place name.

Reading has 3 variant forms: Redding, Reeding and Reiding.


Reading is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#7579 out of 88799, Top 9%) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Reading for boys (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Reading name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Reading outside U.S.