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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Regen mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Regen

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  • A submission from Taiwan says the name Regen means "Rain" and is of Dutch origin.
  • According to a user from Hawaii, United States, the name Regen is of Irish origin and means "Daughter of king".
  • A submission from Turkey says the name Regen means "Rain" and is of German origin.
  • A user from Illinois, United States says the name Regen is of Irish origin and means "Populatriy, little ruler".

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  1. regeneration
  2. A regenerative radio receiver.

regen was also found in the following language(s): Dutch, German, Low German, and Welsh

Notable Persons With the Last Name Regen

Ivan Regen was a in the fields of physiology and bioacoustics. Ivan was born on December 9th, 1868 in Lajše, Austria–Hungary. Ivan is also known as Regen, Janez (Slovene); Regen, and Johann (German). He left this life on July 27th, 1947.


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Popularity of Regen as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Regen U.S.
  White 97.07% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 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 Regen

People with the last name Regen are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Regen

  • How Popular is the name Regen? Regen is the 65,553rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Regen was the 71,478th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Regen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 16 babies born with the first name Regen in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Regen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1994 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Regen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Regen is Wednesday, April 26th, 1916.
  • What year had the most people named Regen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Regen was in 1994 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Regen: Your name in reverse order is Neger. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Genre. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Regen? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 273 people with the last name Regen.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Regen? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Regen as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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