Reece name meaning

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Origin and Meaning of Reece

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 2 people from South Africa and the United Kingdom, the name Reece is of English origin and means "Gift of love".
  2. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Reece means "River or stream" and is of Welsh origin.
  3. A submission from Utah, U.S. says the name Reece means "Stream".
  4. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Reece means "Bean pole".
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  1. A surname​ derived from the Welsh Rhys, and the Anglicised Rees.
  2. A unisex given name transferred from the surname.

Notable Persons Named Reece

Notable Persons Named Reece

Reece Shearsmith

Reece Shearsmith is an actor, writer, comedian, producer, director, and magician. He has been prominent since 1995. Reece was given the name Reeson Wayne Shearsmith in 1969 in Hull Yorkshire England.

Reece Oxford

Reece Oxford is a soccer player for the West Ham United F.C., Tottenham Hotspur F.C. Reserves, Academy, West Ham United F.C. Reserves, England national under-16 football team, and England national under-17 football team. Reece was born on December 16th, 1998 in Edmonton, London, England.

Reece Ritchie

Reece Ritchie is an actor. He was most active from 2007 to 2007. Reece was born on July 23rd, 1986 in Lowestoft.

Reece Burke

Reece Burke is a soccer player for the Bradford City A.F.C., West Ham United F.C., England national under-18 football team, England national under-19 football team, and England national under-20 football team. Reece was born on September 2nd, 1996 in Newham, England.

Reece Thompson

Reece Thompson is an actor and voice actor. He was most prominent from 1999 to present. Reece was given the name Reece Daniel Thompson on November 22nd, 1988 in White Rock, British Columbia.

Reece Mastin

Reece Mastin is a pop rock musician. He plays Guitar, Piano, and Vocals. He has been prominent since 2011. Reece was born on November 24th, 1994 in Scunthorpe, England, United Kingdom.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Reece

Notable Persons With the Last Name Reece

Gabrielle Reece

Gabrielle Reece is a volleyball player, fashion model, television celebrity, volleyball, model (people), and volleyballplayer. Gabrielle was born on January 6th, 1970 in La Jolla, San Diego, California, U.S. Gabrielle is also known as Gabby".

Marcel Reece

Marcel Reece is a football player. He was most prominent from 2009 to present. Marcel was born on June 23rd, 1985 in Inglewood, California. Marcel is also known as Reece and Marcel Antoine Wayne.


V-Nasty is a hip hop music and pop-rap rapping and singing. She has been prominent since 2009. V-Nasty was given the name Vanessa Renee Reece on November 11th, 1990 in Oakland, California. V-Nasty is also known as Vanessa Renee Reece (birth name).

Damon Reece

Damon was born on February 16th, 1967.

B. Carroll Reece

B. Carroll Reece was a congressman. B. was born on December 22nd, 1889 in Butler, Tennessee. He left this life on March 19th, 1961.

David Reece

  • Jason Reece
  • Eric Reece
    Premier of Tasmania
  • Jane Reece
  • Louise Goff Reece
  • Robert Reece

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Reece U.S.
  White 79.54% 64.26%
  African American 14.43% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.48% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.99% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.28% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.29% 16.26%

Of Last Name Reece

People with the last name Reece are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Reece

  • How Popular is the name Reece? Reece is the 1,631st most popular name of all time. As a last name Reece was the 1,479th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Reece have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 22,406 babies born with the first name Reece in the United States. That's more than enough people named Reece to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Reece? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Reece first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Reece is Friday, June 13th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Reece born? The highest recorded use of the first name Reece was in 2001 with a total of 798 babies.
  • Random Reece Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Reece is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 8 babies in New Jersey have the same name in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Reece: The name spelled backwards is Eceer. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Rceee. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Reece? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 24,145 people with the last name Reece.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Reece? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Reece as their last name.
  • Reece name meaning

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