What does Reeve mean?
Reeve /ree-ve/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is pronounced reev. It is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Reeve is "bailiff".
Occupational name. The medieval reeve of a castle or landholding was an administrator for the king or someone of high position. RÍve is the French word for "dream".
How popular is Reeve?
Reeve is a rare first name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#5922 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Reeve for boys. Reeve has not been recorded in the list thus far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)