Regina

Regina - A very unique female name



  Sep 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Regina, meaning queen, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #194. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Regina and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Regina? 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 Regina. The baby girl name Regina was given to 463 baby girls in 2012, ranking #576 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,052 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Regina peaked in popularity 50 years ago in 1967 on position 80.



Famous with this name

Regina Hall
Regina King
Regina Ziegler


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Regina is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Regina is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #187 - and is the least popular in North Carolina at position #1,326.

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 Regina is where you live.


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Regina origin and meaning

Regina is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means queen. To see famous people named Regina, pop culture references for the name Regina and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Regina

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

Roxanne / Reagan / 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
2012576
2011562
2010603
2009723
2008702
2007579
2006620
2005601
2004654
2003621
2002640
2001571
2000525
1999553
1998512
1997443
1996410
1995407
1994381
1993342
1992334
1991311
1990281
1989270
1988247
1987221
1986205
1985205
1984183
1983167
1982172
1981151
1980143
1979134
1978130
1977124
1976118
1975111
1974114
1973110
1972105
197191
197086
196986
196881
196780
196682
196582
196483
196393
196292
196198
1960105
1959118
1958120
1957123
1956125
1955127
1954137
1953132
1952140
1951137
1950143
1949139
1948132
1947186
1946195
1945201
1944209
1943196
1942209
1941238
1940239
1939236
1938240
1937231
1936231
1935247
1934239
1933241
1932227
1931216
1930217
1929207
1928204
1927208
1926198
1925192
1924184
1923188
1922189
1921188
1920187
1919186
1918181
1917188
1916195
1915193
1914195
1913210
1912200
1911208
1910194

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas187
Arizona247
California422
Illinois551
Colorado569
Iowa603
Utah673
Maryland683
Massachusetts690
Kentucky730
Pennsylvania771
Wisconsin773
Washington830
Indiana863
Louisiana882
Ohio906
Georgia947
New York1003
Tennessee1024
Virginia1118
New Jersey1129
Florida1281
North Carolina1326

Even more about Regina


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 Regina 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 Regina?

3 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
1967
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Regina
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,052
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +463

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