Reign - boys name

Reign name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 93%

Reign name meaning:

The name Reign is derived from the English word "reign," which refers to the period of time during which a ruler or monarch holds power. It symbolizes authority, power, and sovereignty. When used as a name, Reign carries a strong and regal connotation, embodying a sense of leadership and dominance.

Choosing a name like Reign for a boy can reflect the parents' desire for their child to grow up to be confident, influential, and successful. It signifies a hope for their son to possess qualities of a leader and to make a lasting impact on the world around him.

The name Reign also has a modern and unique feel, which may appeal to parents seeking an unconventional and standout name for their child. It can serve as a reminder for the child to always strive for greatness, to be in control of his own destiny, and to leave a lasting legacy in whatever he pursues.


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Overall UK ranking: 330 out of 4789

138 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (605)

Historical popularity of Reign

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