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Reggie name meaning

First Name
12k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
222
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Reggie

User Submitted Origins

English
59%
African American
37%
German
2%
Latin
2%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Texas, U.S. says the name Reggie means "Farther" and is of English origin.
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Wiktionary

Reg +‎ -ie

  1. A diminutive of the male given name Reginald.
  2. A diminutive of the female given name Regina.

Notable Persons Named Reggie

Notable Persons Named Reggie

Reggie Bush

Reggie Bush is a football player for the San Francisco 49ers. He has been prominent since 2006. Reggie was born on March 2nd, 1985 in Spring Valley, San Diego County, California.

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Reggie Miller

Reggie Miller is a basketball player for the Indiana Pacers. His most notable accomplishments were from 1987 to 2005. Reggie was born on August 24th, 1965 in Riverside, California.

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Reggie Watts

Reggie Watts is an observational comedy, surreal humour, electronic music, trip hop, and soul music musician. He plays loop machines, Beatboxing, Keyboard instrument, Scat singing, and Vocals. Reggie was given the name Reginald Lucien Frank Roger Watts on March 23rd, 1972 in Stuttgart, West Germany.

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Reggie Jackson

Reggie Jackson is a baseball player. Reggie was born on May 18th, 1946 in Wyncote, Pennsylvania.

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Reggie White

Reggie White was a football player. Reggie was born on December 19th, 1961 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He died on December 26th, 2004.

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Reggie Yates

Reggie Yates is an actor, television presenter, radio personality, and radio dj. Reggie was born on May 31st, 1983 in Archway, London.

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  • Reggie Lee
    Actor
  • Reggie Jackson
    Basketball Player
  • Reggie Love
    Personal Aide to the President
  • Reggie Wayne
    Football Player
  • Reggie Nelson
    Football Player
  • Reggie Theus
    Basketball Player
  • Reggie Brown
    Writer
  • Reggie Williams
    Basketball Player
  • Reggie Evans
    Basketball Player
  • Reggie Bullock
    Basketball Player
  • Reggie Young
    Guitarist
  • Reggie Redding
    Basketball Player
  • Reggie Sanders
    Baseball Player
  • Reggie Workman
    Musician

Notable Persons With the Last Name Reggie

Notable Persons With the Last Name Reggie

Victoria Reggie Kennedy

Victoria Reggie Kennedy is a lawyer. Victoria was given the name Victoria Anne Reggie by her parent Edmund Reggie on February 26th, 1954 in Crowley, Louisiana.

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Edmund Reggie

Edmund Reggie was a judge and lawyer. Edmund was born on July 19th, 1926 in Louisiana, USA. He passed away on November 19th, 2013.

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Smith Reggie

Smith Reggie is a football player for the Atlanta Falcons, Orlando Renegades, Chicago Bruisers, New York Jets, Indiana Firebirds, and Orlando Predators. Smith was born on July 15th, 1956 in Kinston, North Carolina.

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Denis Reggie

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Reggie U.S.
  White 66.22% 64.26%
  African American 26.13% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.15% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.60% 16.26%

Of Last Name Reggie

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

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Fun Facts about the name Reggie

  • How Popular is the name Reggie? Reggie is the 2,297th most popular name of all time. As a last name Reggie was the 84,463rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Reggie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12,244 babies born with the first name Reggie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Reggie to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Reggie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1906 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Reggie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Reggie is Friday, December 23rd, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Reggie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Reggie was in 1979 with a total of 318 babies.
  • Random Reggie Factoid: According to the 1976 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Reggie is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 14 babies in Illinois have the same name in 1976.
  • Weird things about the name Reggie: The name spelled backwards is Eigger. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Grgiee. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Reggie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 222 people with the last name Reggie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Reggie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Reggie as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Reggie name meaning

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