Renee

Renee - A very unique female name



  Jan 17,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Renee, meaning reborn, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #639. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Renee and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Renee? 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 Renee. The baby girl name Renee was given to 243 baby girls in 2012, ranking #896 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,816 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Renee peaked in popularity 50 years ago in 1967 on position 62.



Famous with this name

Renée Zellweger
Renee Olstead
Renee Murphy


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Renee is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Renee is currently topping the baby name charts in Massachusetts at position #616 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,665.

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 Renee is where you live.


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Renee origin and meaning

Renee is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means reborn. To see famous people named Renee, pop culture references for the name Renee and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Renee

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

Ramona / Rena / Ryan / Rene / Rhiannon / Reyna / Renae / Reina / Raina / Rowan /

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
2012896
2011855
2010893
2009770
2008745
2007724
2006592
2005559
2004474
2003464
2002419
2001387
2000360
1999364
1998339
1997314
1996296
1995282
1994268
1993246
1992218
1991209
1990184
1989172
1988145
1987134
1986127
1985118
1984108
198397
1982100
198198
1980107
1979101
197899
197787
197686
197587
197486
197380
197277
197173
197068
196967
196865
196762
196666
196568
196471
196374
196276
196179
196093
1959100
1958105
1957111
1956106
1955117
1954132
1953134
1952154
1951164
1950168
1949167
1948198
1947236
1946241
1945285
1944284
1943302
1942332
1941377
1940380
1939407
1938394
1937380
1936366
1935361
1934353
1933364
1932365
1931358
1930366
1929332
1928323
1927364
1926425
1925468
1924535
1923603
1922653
1921652
1920716
1919755
1918798
1917787
1916743
1915704
1914613
1913644
1912686
1911655
1910639

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Massachusetts616
Pennsylvania619
Missouri627
Washington628
New Jersey672
Michigan717
Maryland745
Colorado761
Indiana768
Ohio770
Virginia792
New York806
California829
Texas848
Florida974
Arizona1232
North Carolina1327
Illinois1418
Georgia1665

Even more about Renee


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 Renee 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 Renee?

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
1967
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Renee
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 5,816
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +243

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