What does Reggie mean?
Reggie /reg-gie/ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Reggie). Reggie's root is Latin, and the meaning of the name Reggie is "ruler's advisor". Reggie is a version of Reginald (Latin): from Reginaldus. Riggio is a familiar last name.
How popular is Reggie?
Reggie is a somewhat popular first name for males (#631 out of 1220, Top 52%) and also a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#76700 out of 150436, Top 51%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name history of Reggie for boys. Reggie entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its top position of #542 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Below is a graphed analysis of the history of the boy name Reggie and related names. Rene (#796 last year) and Reginald (#805) are the popular alternative forms of Reggie appearing in the Top 1000. Other variants, like Reg, are seldom used. These forms of Reggie were at the height of their popularity during 1960-1969 (average #314) and are now much less common (#867, ▼80.6%), with the forms Reginald, Rene and Reggie becoming less fashionable.
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