What does Reinaldo mean?
Reinaldo [reinal-do] as a name for boys has its root in Latin, and the meaning of the name Reinaldo is "ruler's advisor". Reinaldo is a version of Reginald (Latin): from Reginaldus. Reinaldo is also a form of Reynold (Latin).
20 more relations via Reginald, Reynold: Raynald, Reginaldo, Reginalt, Reginauld, Reginvald, Regnauld, Reinald, Reinaldos, Reinhold, Reinold, Reinwald, Renado, Renato, Renaud, Renauld, Reynald, Reynaldos, Reynolds, Rheinallt and Ronald▼.Creative forms:
(male) Rainaldo, Reinalsh, ..
(female) Reinalda, Reinalta, .. Middle name pairings:
Reinaldo Vicente (R.V.), ..
How popular is Reinaldo?
Reinaldo is a somewhat popular first name for males (#872 out of 1220, Top 71%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Reinaldo entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its apex position of #876 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Raynaldo, Reginald (#875 in recent rankings), Reinhold, Renaldo, Renato, Reynaldo (#1112), Reynold, Reynolds, Rinaldo and Ronald (#433) are the popular variation forms of Reinaldo appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Renaud, are uncommon. These forms of Reinaldo were popular with parents 75 years ago (average #1351) and are now significantly less common (#1674, down 97%), with forms such as Reginald becoming less trendy.
Reinaldo is pronounced similarly to Ronaldo. Other recommended names are Arnaldo, Bernald, Bernardo, Fernald, Fernando, Geraldo, Giraldo, Grimaldo, Heraldo, Hernando, Jeraldo (see Jerald), Leonardo▲, Rainault, Rainhold, Ranald, Reinart, Reinhard, Reinhardt, Renard, Renardo, Renault, Rennard, Reynard, Reynardo, Ricardo, Roneld and Teobaldo. These names tend to be less commonly used than Reinaldo.See names in meaning and etymology.