Meaning and name origin
Reece \re(e)-ce\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Reece), is pronounced reece. It is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Reece is "enthusiasm". Rhys is the native Welsh form. Actor Roger Rees.
Reece is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#1278 out of 88799, Top 1%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Reece for boys. Reece reached its highest rank of #344 in the U.S. in 2001. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Reece and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Rhys (#483), Reece (#540), Reese (#648) and Rice. (2014 statistics).