Reagan

Reagan - A unique female name



  Apr 29,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Reagan, meaning little king, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1964 on position #2141. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Reagan and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Reagan? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Reagan. The baby girl name Reagan was given to 3,072 baby girls in 2012, ranking #97 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 460 baby girls were given this name - making this a unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Reagan peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 97.



Famous with this name

Ray Reagan
Reagan Grella
Reagan Bond


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Reagan is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Reagan is currently topping the baby name charts in Kansas at position #43 - and is the least popular in New York at position #196.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Reagan is where you live.


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Reagan origin and meaning

Reagan is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means little king. To see famous people named Reagan, pop culture references for the name Reagan and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Reagan

We've found the following names that sound similar to Reagan, sorted by popularity.

Regina / Roxanne / Roseann / Regan / Rosanne / Raegan / Rosanna / Roxanna / Roxana / Roxann /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
201297
2011119
2010126
2009128
2008142
2007156
2006155
2005138
2004143
2003202
2002202
2001220
2000285
1999346
1998331
1997381
1996445
1995576
1994698
1993885
19921248
19911363
19901668
19891909
19881732
19871991
19861993
19852130
19842004
19832230
19822174
19811295
19801011
19791201
1978905
19771017
19761197
19751183
19741414
19732013
19712955
19642141

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Kansas43
Maryland46
Ohio48
Virginia50
North Dakota51
Nebraska51
Alaska52
Iowa52
Delaware59
North Carolina62
Georgia64
Vermont64
Tennessee65
Alabama66
Oklahoma68
Missouri69
Kentucky70
Indiana71
Utah72
Wyoming74
Colorado74
South Carolina74
West Virginia78
Rhode Island78
Pennsylvania81
Michigan93
Minnesota97
Oregon100
Arizona107
Texas107
Wisconsin113
Arkansas114
Mississippi116
Florida124
Washington125
Idaho126
Illinois126
Connecticut132
District of Columbia135
New Mexico136
New Jersey143
Nevada150
Louisiana150
New Hampshire161
Montana165
California167
Hawaii181
Massachusetts183
South Dakota185
Maine194
New York196

Even more about Reagan


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Reagan a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Reagan?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Reagan
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 460
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1964
2012 births +3,072

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