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Reginald

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How popular is the baby name Reginald in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 14 0 14
1881 12 0 12
1882 7 0 7
1883 12 0 12
1884 16 0 16
1885 16 0 16
1886 15 0 15
1887 11 0 11
1888 14 0 14
1889 14 0 14
1890 19 0 19
1891 22 0 22
1892 24 0 24
1893 23 0 23
1894 22 0 22
1895 26 0 26
1896 30 0 30
1897 18 0 18
1898 22 0 22
1899 25 0 25
1900 27 0 27
1901 31 0 31
1902 43 0 43
1903 48 0 48
1904 40 0 40
1905 53 0 53
1906 47 0 47
1907 47 0 47
1908 47 0 47
1909 56 0 56
1910 59 0 59
1911 86 0 86
1912 134 0 134
1913 180 0 180
1914 200 0 200
1915 244 0 244
1916 243 0 243
1917 261 0 261
1918 278 0 278
1919 244 0 244
1920 281 7 274
1921 271 0 271
1922 283 0 283
1923 336 0 336
1924 347 0 347
1925 430 0 430
1926 479 5 474
1927 452 6 446
1928 401 0 401
1929 439 0 439
1930 423 0 423
1931 423 0 423
1932 374 0 374
1933 341 0 341
1934 375 0 375
1935 350 0 350
1936 375 0 375
1937 389 0 389
1938 409 0 409
1939 403 0 403
1940 519 5 514
1941 530 0 530
1942 638 5 633
1943 613 0 613
1944 567 0 567
1945 588 0 588
1946 719 0 719
1947 897 0 897
1948 942 0 942
1949 1,091 0 1,091
1950 1,300 0 1,300
1951 1,478 11 1,467
1952 1,499 8 1,491
1953 1,650 8 1,642
1954 1,814 8 1,806
1955 2,092 13 2,079
1956 2,245 16 2,229
1957 2,436 20 2,416
1958 2,510 16 2,494
1959 2,427 20 2,407
1960 2,461 19 2,442
1961 2,484 17 2,467
1962 2,668 21 2,647
1963 2,595 24 2,571
1964 2,638 22 2,616
1965 2,493 21 2,472
1966 2,350 21 2,329
1967 2,433 30 2,403
1968 2,586 33 2,553
1969 2,447 23 2,424
1970 2,320 13 2,307
1971 2,138 21 2,117
1972 1,935 21 1,914
1973 1,645 14 1,631
1974 1,629 18 1,611
1975 1,520 21 1,499
1976 1,452 25 1,427
1977 1,541 22 1,519
1978 1,531 16 1,515
1979 1,680 24 1,656
1980 1,492 13 1,479
1981 1,427 17 1,410
1982 1,390 12 1,378
1983 1,290 22 1,268
1984 1,348 12 1,336
1985 1,331 19 1,312
1986 1,370 22 1,348
1987 1,353 17 1,336
1988 1,355 22 1,333
1989 1,311 14 1,297
1990 1,290 8 1,282
1991 1,277 0 1,277
1992 1,230 0 1,230
1993 1,143 0 1,143
1994 934 5 929
1995 863 0 863
1996 817 0 817
1997 763 0 763
1998 736 0 736
1999 682 0 682
2000 700 0 700
2001 566 0 566
2002 583 0 583
2003 531 0 531
2004 502 0 502
2005 494 0 494
2006 500 0 500
2007 493 0 493
2008 471 0 471
2009 429 0 429
2010 403 0 403
2011 359 0 359
2012 359 0 359
2013 350 0 350
2014 285 0 285
2015 252 0 252

Want to know about the popularity of the Reginald baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 110,091 babies born with the name Reginald in the United States. That's more than enough Reginalds to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 14 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Reginald" was in 1962 with a total of 2,647 babies. (That's a lot of baby Reginalds)

According to the 1943 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Reginald" ranks #90 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 13 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1943. Across the entire United States a total of 613 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 "Reginald" mean? The list below shows the origins of Reginald as well as things modernly associated with the name Reginald such as celebrities named Reginald.

Origin and Meaning of Reginald

The name "Reginald" is of English origin, and it means "Advice, Rule". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Reginald VelJohnson

Reginald VelJohnson is an actor and comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1979 to present. Reginald was born in 1952 as Reginald Vel Johnson in Queens, New York, U.S.

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Elton John

Elton John is a singer, songwriter, and composer specializing in rock, pop rock, glam rock, soft rock, rhythm and blues music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1964 to present. Elton was born in 1947 as Reginald Kenneth Dwight in Pinner, Middlesex, England.

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Rex Harrison

Rex Harrison is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1930 to 1989. Rex was born in 1908 as Reginald Carey Harrison in Huyton, Lancashire, England, UK.

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Leo McKern

Leo McKern is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1944 to 1999. Leo was born in 1920 as Reginald McKern in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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Reginald Owen

Reginald Owen is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1911 to 1972. Reginald was born in 1887 as John Reginald Owen in Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, England, UK.

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Reginald Hudlin

Reginald Hudlin is a film director and writer. Reginald was born in 1961 as Reginald Alan Hudlin in Centreville, Illinois, United States.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Reginald

Reginald Ballard
Reginald Denny
Reginald Lewis
Reginald Mcmanus
Reginald Pole
Reginald Van Lee
Reginald Zayas

Alternative Meanings

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

G is for gem, the jewel you are.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

L is for loyalty, that you show.

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

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

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Past life for Reginald born Jan 8, 1949

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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 India approximately on 900. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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