[ 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).
See also the related category 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.
Baby names that sound like Rees include Reece (English and Welsh), Reese (English and Welsh), Ries (Dutch), Race, Rach, Raj (English, Indian, and Arabic), Rajesh (Indian), Rajj, Rakesh (Indian), Ras (German), Rasesh (Indian), Rash, Rashîd, Rayce, Raz (English and Hebrew), Recks, Reeg, Reggie (English), Reks, and Reshaw.
† Pronunciation for Rees: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"