What does Reginald mean?
From Reginaldus, influenced by Latin Regina meaning "queen". Variant of Reynold and Ronald. Popular in Britain in the 19th century. Actor Judge Reinhold; baseball celebrity Reggie Jackson; theologian Reinhold Niebuhr.
Reginald▼ has 37 variants: Naldo, Raghnall, Rainault, Rainhold, Raonull, Raynald, Rayniero, Reg, Reggie▼, Reggy, Regin, Reginaldo, Reginalt, Reginauld, Reginault, Regino, Reginvald, Reginvalt, Regnauld, Regnault, Reinald, Reinaldo, Reinaldos, Reinhold, Reinold, Reinwald, Renato, Renaud, Renault, Rene▼, Reynaldo, Reynaldos, Reynold, Reynolds, Rheinallt, Rinaldo and Ronald▼.Kreatif forms:
(male) Rodginald, Roginald, ..
(female) Regina, Regira, ..
How popular is Reginald?
Reginald is a very prominent first name for men (#202 out of 1220, Top 16%) and a slightly less prominent last name for all people (#104819 out of 150436, Top 70%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name history of Reginald for boys. Reginald reached its apex rank of #132 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, and is at #805 currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Shown below is a comparison of the history of Reginald and associated names. Ronald (#397 the previous year), Rene (#796), Reynaldo (#1272), Ren (#1998), Reynold, Rinaldo, Reynolds, Renaldo, Regina, Reinaldo, Reinhold, Reggie and Renato are the popular related forms of Reginald (#805 the previous year). Other forms, like Renauld, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Reginald was common among parents in the 1940s (adoption of 1.98%) and is now significantly diminished (adoption 0.08%, ▼96%), with versions such as Rene becoming somewhat outmoded.
Recommended names are Arnald, Bernald, Bernhald (see Bernal), Bernold (see Bernal), Derald, Donald▼, Dugald, Eginard (see Eginhard), Fernald, Furnald, Gerald▼, Gerrald, Jerald▼, Jerrald, Mcdonald, Rainart, Rainhard, Raynaldo, Raynard, Read, Regan, Regen, Reginn, Regis, Regner, Reid▲, Reilly, Reinart, Reiner, Reinhard, Reinhardt, Reinhart, Reinier, Renado, Renard, Renardo, Renat, Rendall, Rennard, Reynard, Reynardo, Ricard, Rikard, Riyad, Roald, Ronal, Ronaldo, Roneld, Sewald, Siegwald and Sigwald. These names tend to be less frequently used than Reginald.