Name
REI

Name REI

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 525 births of Rei in the countries below, which represents an average of 4 births of children bearing the first name Rei per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 61 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Rei   
In Italiano Nome Rei   


Information about the first name Rei

The first name Rei is listed in our categories :The first name Rei has been assigned to:
75.81% to boys
24.19% to girls
The country where the first name Rei is the most common is:
IT Italy
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 3 letters including 2 vowels and 1 consonant

Anagrams of the first name Rei

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Rei : Eir, Eri, Ire, Rie

Rei in Japanese *

Romajirii
Katakanaリー
Hiraganaりー
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Rei in Japanese
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Rei in sign language

Rei in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Rei

US English
Etymology src :
  • Incorrect back-formation of Portuguese plural réis. The correct singular is real.
Alternative forms src :
  • ree
Anagrams src :
  • -ier, EIR, Eri., IRE, IrE, Ire., Rie, eir, ire, rie
Noun src :
  • rei (plural reis)
  • An old Portuguese money of account.
Noun (Related terms) src :
  • real
  • millrei
Old French
Noun src :
  • rei m (oblique plural reis, nominative singular reis, nominative plural rei)
  • (Anglo-Norman) Alternative form of roi
Polish
Noun src :
  • rei
  • inflection of reja:
  • genitive/dative/locative singular
  • genitive plural
PT Portuguese
Etymology src :
  • From Old Portuguese rei, from Latin rēgem, accusative singular of rēx (“king”), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs (“rules”).
Alternative forms src :
  • rey (obsolete)
Noun src :
  • rei m (plural reis, feminine rainha, feminine plural rainhas)
  • king (monarch)
  • (chess, card games) king
Pronunciation src :
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ʁɐj/, /ʁej/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ʁej/
Noun (Descendants) src :
  • Angolar: alê
  • Annobonese: alé
  • Guinea-Bissau Creole: rei
  • Kabuverdianu: rei
  • Korlai Creole Portuguese: rhe
  • Kristang: re
  • Papiamentu: rei
  • Principense: arê
  • Sãotomense: alê
Noun (Usage notes) src :
  • In archaic usage, the definite form (“the king”) may be expressed as el-rei instead of o rei.
Galician
Etymology src :
  • From Old Galician and Old Portuguese rei, from Latin rēgem, accusative singular of rēx (“king”), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs (“rules”).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈrej]
Noun (Related terms) src :
  • raíña
  • reinar
  • reino
Noun (Usage notes) src :
  • In archaic or very formal usage, the definite form (“the King”) may be expressed as el rei instead of o rei.
Latin
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • reī f
  • genitive/dative singular of rēs
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • reī m
  • inflection of reus:
  • genitive singular
  • nominative/vocative plural
IT Italian
Adjective src :
  • rei
  • masculine plural of reo
Anagrams src :
  • eri, ire, riè
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • From Middle Dutch rei, from Picard rey, from Old French raie, roie. Cognate to German Reigen, English ray.
Noun src :
  • rei m (plural reien, diminutive reitje n)
  • circle dance, dance in which the participants form a circle, walk or dance rhythmically and sing or chant
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /rɛi̯/
  • Hyphenation: rei
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯
Noun (Synonyms) src :
  • reidans
  • rondedans
NO Norwegian Nynorsk
Verb src :
  • rei
  • past of ri
NO Norwegian Bokmål
Alternative forms src :
  • red
Verb src :
  • rei
  • simple past of ri
  • simple past of ride
Kabuverdianu
Noun src :
  • rei m
  • king
 

Popularity of the name Rei

Number of REI births per year

Total births of Rei by country

Births with the first name Rei
Country
Boys
Girls
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
222
7
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
45
54
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
50
42
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
30
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
26
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
5
9
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
8
2
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
6
3
SESweden
1998 - 2019
0
6
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
3
2
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
0
2
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
2
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
1
0

Total births of Rei by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Rei
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
7
16
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
9
11
ITItaly
2018
12
0
SESweden
2019
0
2
ABAlberta
2019
0
1
QCQuebec
2019
0
1
DEGermany
2018
1
0
DKDenmark
2019
1
0

Comments on the name Rei

Personalities with the first name Rei

There is 1 personality with the first name Rei


Rei Higuchi
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Japan
Amateur wrestler



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Rei

There are 116 actors and actresses with the first name Rei
Rei Okamoto
Rei Mizuna
Rei Shiina
Rei Kinoshita
Rei Yoshii
Rei Kikukawa
Rei Dan
Rei Natsume
Rei Sakuma
Rei Akasaka
Rei Okamoto
Rei Maki
Rei Nakanishi
Rei Haneo
Rei Kido
Rei Asami
Rei Oosawa
Rei Yamanaka
Rei Saito
Rei Chao
Rei Mifune
Rei Hino
Rei Tamori
Rei Kawamura
Rei Shatari
Rei Misuzu
Rei Lotus
Rei Takahama
Rei Yatsuka
Rei Nakagawa

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Rei
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Rei

Rankings of first name REI by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#756IT Italy2018
#1928DK Denmark2019
#2400GB United Kingdom2019
#3322US United State of America2019
#6356DE Germany2018
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#1835SE Sweden2019
#2355GB United Kingdom2019
#3135US United State of America2019
#5342AB Alberta2019
#7096QC Quebec2019






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