Reyes name meaning

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in the U.S.
in 2010

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

Origin and Meaning of Reyes

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 3 people from Arizona, U.S., the name Reyes is of Spanish / English origin and means "Kings".
  2. According to a user from Oregon, U.S., the name Reyes is of Spanish origin and means "In Spanish, it means plural of kings, so that means someone who has this name comes from royalty".
  3. A user from New Jersey, U.S. says the name Reyes is of Spanish origin and means "'The Kings' in English".
  4. According to a user from Philippines, the name Reyes is of Slang origin and means "Handsome".
  5. A submission from California, U.S. says the name Reyes means "Royals" and is of Spanish origin.
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  1. Chilean poet (1904-1973)

From Spanish Reyes.

  1. A surname​.

Reyes was also found in the following language(s): Bikol Central, Cebuano, Hiligaynon, Ilocano, Kapampangan, Pangasinan, Spanish, and Tagalog

Notable Persons Named Reyes

Notable Persons Named Reyes

Chito Latamblé

Chito Latamblé was a changüí, nengón, son cubano, and son (music) musician. He plays Tres (instrument). His career lasted from 1934 to 1987. Chito was given the name Reyes Latamblet Veranes on June 27th, 1916 in Guantánamo. He breathed his last breath on March 6th, 1993.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Reyes

Notable Persons With the Last Name Reyes

José Antonio Reyes

José Antonio Reyes is a soccer player for the Sevilla FC, Sevilla Atlético, Arsenal F.C., Real Madrid C.F., Atlético Madrid, S.L. Benfica, Spain national under-16 football team, Spain national under-19 football team, and Spain national under-21 football team. José was born on September 1st, 1983 in Utrera, Spain.

Jaime Reyes

Jaime Reyes is a comics character.

Judy Reyes

Judy Reyes is an actress and producer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1992 to present. Judy was born on November 5th, 1967 in The Bronx, New York, U.S.

Sen Dog

Sen Dog is a hip hop music, rap rock, west coast hip hop, and gangsta rap rapping. He has had major accomplishments since 1986. Sen was given the name Senen Reyes on November 22nd, 1965 in Pinar del Río. Sen is also known as Sen Dog.

Diego Reyes

Diego Reyes is a soccer player for the Real Sociedad, FC Porto, Club América, FC Porto B, Mexico national under-17 football team, Mexico national under-20 football team, and Mexico national under-23 football team. Diego was born on September 19th, 1992 in Mexico City, Mexico.

Rodolfo "Rudy" Reyes

Rodolfo "Rudy" Reyes is an actor. His military service ended in 2005. Rodolfo was born on December 3rd, 1971 in Kansas City, Missouri.

  • Kamar de los Reyes
  • Jr. Ernie Reyes
  • Cristine Reyes
  • Ricky Reyes
  • José Reyes
    Baseball Player
  • Silvestre Reyes
    Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee
  • Blanca
  • Ginger Pooley
  • Sean Reyes
    21st Attorney General of Utah
  • Chot Reyes
    Basketball Player
  • Jr. Walfredo Reyes
  • Ryan Reyes
    Basketball Player
  • Kendall Reyes
  • Bernardo Reyes
    Military Person

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Reyes U.S.
  White 4.41% 64.26%
  African American 0.59% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 5.58% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.24% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.59% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 88.58% 16.26%

Of Last Name Reyes

People with the last name Reyes are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Reyes

  • What name lists does Reyes rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Reyes? Reyes is the 3,355th most popular name of all time. As a last name Reyes was the 60th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Reyes have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,392 babies born with the first name Reyes in the United States. That's more than enough people named Reyes to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Reyes? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1898 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Reyes first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Reyes is Monday, January 6th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Reyes born? The highest recorded use of the first name Reyes was in 1999 with a total of 101 babies.
  • Random Reyes Factoid: According to the 1956 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Reyes is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 23 babies in Texas have the same name in 1956.
  • Weird things about the name Reyes: The name spelled backwards is Seyer. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Yseer. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Reyes? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 327,904 people with the last name Reyes.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Reyes? Reyes was ranked as the 60th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!
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