Name Rei Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Rei


Rei is a ♀ girl’s name and a ♂ boy’s name. Rei thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

What is the origin of the name Rei?

Rei is a Japanese name for both boys and girls. Besides, Rei is a biblical name of Hebrew origin. He was a friend and courtier of King David.

What does the name Rei mean?

The name Rei has a lot of different meanings in Japanese, e.g. “spirit” (霊), “bell” (鈴), “gratitude” (礼), “sound of jewels” (玲) or “lovely” and “beautiful” (麗). In Hebrew, Rei means “friendly” or “(God) is friend” (from Hebrew “רֵעִי”).

Pronunciation of Rei

Variants of the name Rei


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Popularity of the name Rei

The name Rei is ranked #6199 overall.

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