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What does Reggie mean?

Reggie Pronunciation of Reggie [reg-gie] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Reggie) has its root in Latin, and the meaning of the name Reggie is "ruler's advisor". Reggie is a version of Reginald (Latin): from Reginaldus.

Associated with: ruler (king), advisor (counsel).

Variations

Reggie has 5 alternative forms via Reginald: Reg, Reggy, Regin, Regino and Rene.

Creative forms:
(male) Reigie, Rengie, ..

(female) Reggiena, Reggiera, ..

Middle name pairings:
Reggie Camron (R.C.), ..

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 1900-1909 and reached its top position of #536 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Reggie name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Below is a graphed analysis of the history of the boy name Reggie and related names. Rene (#813 last year) and Reginald (#875) are the popular alternative forms of Reggie appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Reg, are seldom used. These forms of Reggie were at the height of their popularity in the 1960s (average #319) and are now much less common (#1229, 84.4%), with forms such as Reginald falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Reggie, Reginald, Rene in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Reggie and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Algie, Angie, Auggie, Augie, Beatie, Benjie, Bennie, Berkie, Bernie, Bertie, Bogie, Dennie, Derbie, Ferdie, Fergie, Hecie, Heckie, Heinie, Henlie, Herbie, Hermie, Hewie, Hughie, Iggie, Jemmie, Jessie, Kearie, Keelie, Kelbie, Kelsie, Kennie, Lennie, Leslie, Neddie, Rabbie, Randie, Range, Reade, Reagan, Reagen, Reece, Reese, Reeve, Refugio, Regen, Reginn, Regis, Regner, Rei, Reid, Reide, Reigh, Reinier, Reis, Remee, Remi, Remie, Renier, Renke, Renne, Rennie, Reve, Richie, Rickie, Ridge, Rigg, Robbie, Rodge, Ronnie, Rudie, Ruggiero, Shuggie, Teddie, Terrie and Welbie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Reggie.

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