Meaning and name origin
Reyes \re-yes\ as a boy's name is of Latin and Spanish origin, and the meaning of Reyes is "kings". Reyes is a variant of Rex (Latin): mostly 20th-century use. Also a variant of Rey (Spanish): hispanic version of Rex or Leroy.
Reyes is a somewhat popular first name for males (#977 out of 1220, Top 80%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#141 out of 88799, Top 1%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Reyes for boys. Reyes reached its highest rank of #783 in the U.S. in 1940-1949. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Reyes and its source forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Rex (#663), Rey (#884) and Reyes. (2014 statistics).