Reba

Reba - A very unique female name



  Apr 22,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Reba, meaning fourth born, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #246. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Reba and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Reba? 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 Reba. The baby girl name Reba was given to 6 baby girls in 2007, ranking #5073 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 262,655 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Reba peaked in popularity 94 years ago in 1925 on position 229.



Famous with this name

Reba Schappell
Reba Waters
Reba McEntire


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Reba is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Reba is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #3,063 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,063.

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 Reba is where you live.


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Reba origin and meaning

Reba is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means fourth born. To see famous people named Reba, pop culture references for the name Reba and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Reba

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

Ruby / Robbie / Reva / Rubi / Rubye / Rubie / Robbi / Riva / Rubbie / Rabia /

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
20075073
20015112
20005069
19983764
19972547
19961671
19951279
19941287
19931182
19921093
19911102
19901559
19891523
19881331
19871381
19861700
19852299
19832375
19822527
19812774
19802854
19792964
19781825
19771972
19761916
19752380
19741933
19731188
19721374
19711127
1970939
19691014
1968959
1967753
1966760
1965654
1964687
1963638
1962601
1961542
1960494
1959508
1958487
1957465
1956422
1955416
1954403
1953400
1952397
1951385
1950410
1949377
1948371
1947357
1946334
1945316
1944320
1943298
1942291
1941273
1940263
1939264
1938262
1937256
1936250
1935251
1934247
1933240
1932239
1931232
1930233
1929245
1928231
1927238
1926232
1925229
1924234
1923241
1922240
1921237
1920247
1919236
1918248
1917248
1916243
1915234
1914236
1913234
1912243
1911237
1910246

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas3063

Even more about Reba


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 Reba a common or unique name?

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

What is the number of syllables for the name Reba?

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
1925
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Reba
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 262,655
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2007 births +6

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