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Pronunciation

reɪgən

Origin

English, Irish

Meaning

Irish for “little ruler,” baby girl Reagan just sounds regal. It rose to popularity when American actor and president Ronald Reagan was in the international spotlight. It’s often shortened to the cute and fun “Rea” or “Ray,” though its original form, “Regan” may have first appeared in Shakespeare’s “King Lear.” With qualities of leadership and determination.

Rank in the year 2015

Reagan was ranked #233 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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