• 453 Rece
First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Rece

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Notable Persons With the Name Rece

Rece Davis is a famous individual. He holds the title College Basketball and Football Studio Host; SportsCenter Anchor/Reporter. Rece was given the name Laurece Davis on December 14th, 1965 in Chicago.


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Popularity of Rece as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rece U.S.
  White 90.07% 64.26%
  African American 7.80% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rece

People with the last name Rece are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Rece

  • How Popular is the name Rece? Rece is the 16,697th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rece was the 122,314th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rece have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 453 babies born with the first name Rece in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rece to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rece? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1995 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Rece first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rece is Friday, March 27th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Rece born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rece was in 2002 with a total of 51 babies.
  • Random Rece Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rece is not a popular baby boy's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Wisconsin have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Rece: Your name in reverse order is Ecer. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Erec. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rece? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 141 people with the last name Rece.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rece? Rece is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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What does the name Rece mean?

Ris for respect, earned through your actions

Eis for endear, all those you touch.

Cis for complete, nothing further needed here.

Eis for easy going, no ruffles here.

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.