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Reagan name meaning

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16k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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What does the name Reagan mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Reagan

User Submitted Origins

Irish
62%
American
30%
English
8%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Washington, U.S. says the name Reagan means "Female: Little queen. Male: Little king".
  2. 5 people from Florida, U.S. agree the name Reagan is of Irish origin and means "Little king".
  3. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Reagan is of Irish origin and means "Ancient gaelic meaning little king".
  4. According to a user from Kansas, U.S., the name Reagan is of Irish origin and means "Little/Young Ruler".
  5. 3 submissions from Virginia, U.S. agree the name Reagan means "Little Ruler".
  6. A submission from Colorado, U.S. says the name Reagan means "Young king".
  7. A user from Florida, U.S. says the name Reagan means "Little warrior".
  8. According to a user from Trinidad and Tobago, the name Reagan means "King's daughter/son".
  9. According to a user from Missouri, U.S., the name Reagan means "Daughter of the king".
  10. 2 people from California, U.S. agree the name Reagan is of English origin and means "Young leader".
  11. 2 people from New York, U.S. agree the name Reagan is of American origin and means "Queen".
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  1. 40th President of the United States (1911-2004)
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Anglicized from Irish Gaelic Ó Riagáin "descendant of Riagán", a personal name possibly derived from ríodhgach "impulsive, furious".

  1. Of the administration of Ronald Reagan, U.S. President from 1981–1989.
  2. A surname​.
  3. A male given name transferred from the surname, of occasional usage.
  4. A female given name transferred from the surname, of 1970s and later American usage.

Reagan was also found in the following language(s): Cebuano

Notable Persons Named Reagan

Notable Persons Named Reagan

Reagan Gomez-Preston

Reagan Gomez-Preston is an actress and actor. She was most prominent from 1995 to 1995. Reagan was born on April 24th, 1980 in Detroit, Michigan, U.S.

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Reagan Pasternak

Reagan Pasternak is an actor and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1998 to 1998. Reagan was given the name Reagan Jae Pasternak on March 8th, 1977 in Toronto.

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Reagan Wilson

Reagan Wilson is a playboy playmate. Reagan was born on March 6th, 1947 in Torrance, California, United States.

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Reagan Mauia

Reagan Mauia is a football player. Reagan was born on July 6th, 1984 in American Samoa.

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Reagan Dale Neis

Reagan Dale Neis is an actress and film producer. She was most prominent from 1998 to present. Reagan was born on September 24th, 1976 in Portage la Prairie.

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Reagan Campbell-Gillard

Reagan was born on July 27th, 1993.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Reagan

Notable Persons With the Last Name Reagan

Ronald Reagan

Ronald Reagan was a Governor of California, and 40th President of the United States. Ronald was given the name Ronald Wilson Reagan on February 6th, 1911 in Tampico, Illinois, U.S. He left this life on June 5th, 2004.

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Nancy Reagan

Nancy Reagan is a First Lady of California and First Lady of the United States. Nancy was born on July 6th, 1921 in Manhattan.

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Ron Reagan

Ron Reagan is a radio commentator and writer. Ron was given the name Ronald Prescott Reagan by his parents Ronald Reagan and Nancy Reagan on May 20th, 1958 in Los Angeles.

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Patti Davis

Patti Davis is an actress, author, and actor. Patti was given the name Patricia Ann Reagan by her parents Ronald Reagan and Nancy Reagan on October 21st, 1952 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Presidency of Ronald Reagan

Presidency of Ronald Reagan was an acting. Their most notable accomplishments were from 1981 to 1989. Presidency was born on February 6th, 1911 in Tampico, Illinois, United States. They left this life on June 5th, 2004.

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Maureen Reagan

Maureen was given the name Maureen Elizabeth Reagan by her parents Ronald Reagan and Jane Wyman on January 4th, 1941 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. She left this life on August 8th, 2001.

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  • Frank Reagan
    New York City Police Commissioner
  • Neil Reagan
  • John Reagan
    Confederate States Secretary of the Treasury
  • Nelle Wilson Reagan
  • Michele Reagan
    20th Secretary of State of Arizona
  • Joshua Reagan
  • Marc Reagan
  • Albert B. Reagan
    Writer

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Reagan U.S.
  White 92.05% 64.26%
  African American 2.50% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.68% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.54% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.67% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.55% 16.26%

Of Last Name Reagan

People with the last name Reagan are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Reagan

  • What name lists does Reagan rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Reagan? Reagan is the 900th most popular name of all time. As a last name Reagan was the 2,207th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Reagan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 61,872 babies born with the first name Reagan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Reagan to occupy the territory of Greenland (Denmark) with an estimated population of 56,749 (as of January 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Reagan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Reagan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Reagan is Friday, April 18th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Reagan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Reagan was in 2016 with a total of 3,093 babies. That's a lot of babies named Reagan!
  • Random Reagan Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Reagan ranks 91st in popularity as a baby girl's name in Missouri. Imagine that, 68 babies in Missouri have the same name in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Reagan: The name spelled backwards is Nagaer. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ngaaer. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Reagan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 16,491 people with the last name Reagan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Reagan? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 6 of them will have Reagan as their last name.
  • Reagan name meaning

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