Reese

Reese - A very unique male name



  Aug 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Reese appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1218. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Reese and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Reese? 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 Reese. The baby boy name Reese was given to 425 baby boys in 2012, ranking #554 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,861 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Reese peaked in popularity 14 years ago in 2003 on position 366.



Famous with this name

Reese Witherspoon
Rhett Reese
Tom Reese


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Rating: 5/5 (18 people)


Reese is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Reese is currently topping the baby name charts in North Dakota at position #227 - and is the least popular in New York at position #875.

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 Reese is where you live.


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Reese origin and meaning

Reese is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Reese, pop culture references for the name Reese and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Reese

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

Ricky / Rick / Ross / Rickey / Rex / Rocky / Rocco / Royce / Roscoe / Rickie /

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
2012554
2011549
2010485
2009473
2008462
2007453
2006432
2005403
2004389
2003366
2002385
2001395
2000424
1999455
1998546
1997713
1996784
1995729
1994800
1993812
1992839
19911079
1990989
19891026
19881158
19871216
19861189
19851122
19841531
19832191
19822005
19811773
19802100
19791884
19782265
19771918
19752138
19742039
19732015
19721203
19712000
19701151
19691808
19681121
19671330
1966881
19651308
19631721
19621378
19611760
19601540
19591739
19581184
19571049
19561176
19551032
19541194
19531716
19521365
19511681
19491694
19481700
19471265
19461474
19451558
19441188
19431223
19421657
19391586
19371187
19361623
19341390
19331676
19321726
19311545
19301315
19291119
19281246
19271380
19261909
19241099
1923981
19221701
1921934
19201394
19191186
19181582
19171269
19161741
19151008
19141275
19131218

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
North Dakota227
Minnesota322
Louisiana325
Nebraska328
Maryland333
Indiana355
Mississippi407
Ohio414
Michigan417
Arkansas421
Pennsylvania431
Kentucky443
Illinois447
Connecticut449
Wisconsin451
South Carolina477
Colorado489
Iowa494
Utah512
Florida515
Oregon530
Alabama539
Missouri606
Washington618
Virginia619
Tennessee638
Texas649
California746
Georgia774
North Carolina776
Arizona803
New York875

Even more about Reese


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 Reese 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Reese?

1 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
2003
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Reese
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 3,861
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1913
2012 births +425

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