Reba name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Reba mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Reba

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Texas, U.S., the name Reba means "Four born child".
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International Interest
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  1. A female given name

Notable Persons Named Reba

Notable Persons Named Reba

Reba McEntire

Reba McEntire is a singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, and television producer. She was most prominent from 1975 to present. Reba was given the name Reba Nell McEntire on March 28th, 1955 in McAlester, Oklahoma, U.S.

Sabrina Bryan

Sabrina Bryan is a contemporary r&b, hip hop music, pop music, and dance-pop singer-songwriter, dancer, actress, author, choreographer, fashion designer, television personality, dance, actor, choreography, fashion design, and celebrity. Her ongoing career started in 1996. Sabrina was given the name Reba Sabrina Hinojos on September 16th, 1984 in Yorba Linda, California, U.S.

Alma Gluck

Alma was given the name Reba Feinsohn on May 11th, 1884 in Romania. She breathed her last breath on November 27th, 1938.

Reba Nell Hart

Rebecca Welles

Rebecca Welles is an actress. She was most active from 1951 to 1964. Rebecca was given the name Reba Tassel on February 5th, 1928 in Philadelphia, PA, U.S. Rebecca is also known as Tassel, Reba; Tassell, Reba; Wells, and Rebecca.

Reba Rambo McGuire

Reba Rambo McGuire is a christian music, southern gospel, and contemporary christian music musician. She was most active from 1965 to present. Reba was given the name Reba Faye Rambo on October 17th, 1951 in Dawson Springs, Kentucky, U.S. Reba is also known as Reba Rambo and Reba Rambo Gardner.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Reba

Notable Persons With the Last Name Reba

Elvin Reba

Elvin Reba is an athlete for the Cendrawasih Papua F.C.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Reba U.S.
  White 87.75% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.77% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.56% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.95% 16.26%

Of Last Name Reba

People with the last name Reba are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Reba

  • How Popular is the name Reba? Reba is the 1,279th most popular name of all time. As a last name Reba was the 76,029th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Reba have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 35,372 babies born with the first name Reba in the United States. That's more than enough people named Reba to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Reba? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 13 new born babies.
  • When was Reba first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Reba is Friday, April 5th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Reba born? The highest recorded use of the first name Reba was in 1925 with a total of 792 babies.
  • Random Reba Factoid: According to the 1921 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Reba ranks 74th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, 95 babies in Tennessee have the same name in 1921.
  • Weird things about the name Reba: The name spelled backwards is Aber. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ebar. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Reba? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 253 people with the last name Reba.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Reba? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Reba as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Reba name meaning

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