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Rene

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185k Renee (French)

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 5 0 5
1881 5 0 5
1882 6 0 6
1883 8 0 8
1884 5 0 5
1885 10 5 5
1886 7 0 7
1888 7 7 0
1889 16 7 9
1890 5 0 5
1891 12 6 6
1892 13 6 7
1893 10 0 10
1894 14 7 7
1895 17 11 6
1896 19 8 11
1897 16 0 16
1898 14 8 6
1899 17 7 10
1900 21 11 10
1901 21 12 9
1902 20 9 11
1903 20 5 15
1904 23 6 17
1905 16 9 7
1906 32 11 21
1907 31 12 19
1908 29 9 20
1909 23 8 15
1910 42 13 29
1911 53 14 39
1912 69 20 49
1913 58 22 36
1914 104 15 89
1915 127 22 105
1916 145 28 117
1917 170 35 135
1918 164 41 123
1919 139 21 118
1920 176 35 141
1921 204 42 162
1922 225 44 181
1923 226 34 192
1924 223 38 185
1925 213 35 178
1926 239 42 197
1927 243 29 214
1928 249 44 205
1929 240 42 198
1930 222 40 182
1931 205 45 160
1932 216 35 181
1933 204 45 159
1934 188 33 155
1935 199 33 166
1936 202 35 167
1937 210 34 176
1938 236 45 191
1939 246 41 205
1940 191 23 168
1941 239 47 192
1942 273 54 219
1943 290 52 238
1944 281 75 206
1945 317 68 249
1946 425 98 327
1947 518 162 356
1948 528 161 367
1949 527 178 349
1950 609 222 387
1951 632 261 371
1952 758 327 431
1953 792 367 425
1954 902 403 499
1955 992 466 526
1956 1,153 615 538
1957 1,190 634 556
1958 1,168 620 548
1959 1,475 818 657
1960 1,622 909 713
1961 1,561 858 703
1962 1,649 916 733
1963 1,532 817 715
1964 1,431 654 777
1965 1,378 634 744
1966 1,262 587 675
1967 1,374 609 765
1968 1,380 671 709
1969 1,487 670 817
1970 1,417 548 869
1971 1,267 510 757
1972 1,221 456 765
1973 1,089 406 683
1974 1,070 344 726
1975 1,014 325 689
1976 962 275 687
1977 981 293 688
1978 966 287 679
1979 975 254 721
1980 939 264 675
1981 944 282 662
1982 928 276 652
1983 1,031 221 810
1984 974 208 766
1985 923 192 731
1986 958 201 757
1987 889 183 706
1988 920 166 754
1989 905 166 739
1990 984 146 838
1991 965 131 834
1992 907 134 773
1993 848 110 738
1994 863 119 744
1995 796 97 699
1996 741 91 650
1997 743 103 640
1998 696 83 613
1999 688 78 610
2000 750 89 661
2001 656 65 591
2002 644 58 586
2003 607 44 563
2004 615 42 573
2005 571 47 524
2006 554 31 523
2007 536 29 507
2008 498 34 464
2009 431 21 410
2010 405 17 388
2011 391 29 362
2012 327 14 313
2013 313 23 290
2014 308 21 287
2015 295 19 276

Want to know about the popularity of the Rene baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 70,320 babies born with the name Rene in the United States. That's more than enough Renes to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rene" was in 1962 with a total of 916 babies.

According to the 1932 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rene" ranks #53 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 17 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 1932. Across the entire United States a total of 216 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Rene" mean? The list below shows the origins of Rene as well as things modernly associated with the name Rene such as celebrities named Rene.

Origin and Meaning of Rene

The name "Rene" is of French origin, and it means "Reborn". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Rene Russo

Rene Russo is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1972 to present. Rene was born in 1954 as Rene Marie Russo in Burbank, California, U.S.

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René Magritte

René Magritte is an artist. René was born in 1898 as Rene Francois Ghislain Magritte in Lessines, Belgium.

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René Higuita

René Higuita is a football biography. René was born in 1966 in Medellin (Barrio Castilla), Colombia.

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René Angelil

René Angelil is a singer, manager, and director. René was born in 1942 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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Rainer Maria Rilke

Rainer Maria Rilke is a poet and novelist. Rainer was born in 1875 as Rene Karl Wilhelm Johann Josef Maria Rilke in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary.

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Rene Auberjonois

Rene Auberjonois is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1962 to present. Rene was born in 1940 as Rene Murat Auberjonois in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Rene

Rene Carpenter
Rene Kirby
Rene Marsh
Rene Angelil
Rene Caovilla
Rene Descartes
Rene Higuita
Rene Magritte
Rene Nezhoda

Alternative Meanings

R is for realist, the way you are.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

Your name in reverse order is "Ener". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eern". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Rene born Nov 23, 2013

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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