[ 1 syll. ree(s), re-es ] The baby boy name Rees is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as RIY-Z †. Rees is an English and Welsh name of Welsh origin. Rees is a variant spelling of the name Reece (English and Welsh) as well as a variant of the name Rhys (English and Welsh).
Rees is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Among the group of boy names directly linked to Rees, Rhys was the most popular in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Rees: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"