Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: King
Main Origin Language: Spanish
(Or View Rey Girl)

In 2017 the name Rey...

• was given to 302 baby boys
• was the 768th most popular name for baby boys
• was 40% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in New Mexico, California, and Texas
• was about as popular as Jamie and Joziah
Babies Named Rey Born Per Year
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Per 100,000
Total Number
(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Rey...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 2017
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1951
• is 735% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 115% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Lukas, Julian, Ezequiel, Mariam, Liliana, Keziah
• has the most opposite popularity history to Michael, Phillip, Joseph, Margarita, Janette, Antoinette
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Rey Per State
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Geographically the name Rey...

• 262% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Alfonso, Valentin, Estevan, Paula, Yesenia, Esperanza
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Jackson, Charles, Carter, Anna, Stella, Harper
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Rey by the Baby Name Institute

• How many babies named Rey are born every second?
• What are the chances a kid named Rey will be the only kid named Rey in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Rey compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Rey rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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