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Rene - Meaning of Rene

What does Rene mean?

Meaning of the name ReneRenéRenellRenatusRenieRennayRenelleRenRennRanaeReniRenneeRenatoRenatRennyRenayRenayeRanayRenateRennieRenneReneeRenaeRanéRrenae

[ 2 syll. re-ne, ren-e ] The baby boy name Rene is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is ReyNEY- †. Rene is used chiefly in the German and Slavic languages, and it is derived from Latin origins. Rene is a variant of the name René (French).

See also the related categories, slavic and german.

Rene is a classic favorite. At present it is still a somewhat popular baby name for boys, though to a lesser extent than it was previously. The name's popularity rose from the 1900s up to the 1970s. At the modest height of its usage in 1972, 0.046% of baby boys were given the name Rene. Its ranking then was #259. The baby name has since fallen in popularity. In 2016, its usage was 0.012% and its ranking #881, but it was nonetheless the most commonly used within all boy names in its group. There were times from 1956 to 1963 that the name Rene was given more often to girls, but it is more popular as a baby boy name today. In 1988, baby boys named Rene outnumbered girls by 4 times.

Baby names that sound like Rene include Renee, Raam (Hebrew), Racham (Hebrew), Raemonn, Rahaeim, Raham (English and Hebrew), Rahan, Rahane, Raheem (Arabic and English), Rahiem, Rahim (Arabic, English, and Iranian), Rahma, Rahmahn, Rahman (Arabic and Turkish), Rahmen, Rahmin, Rahym, Raimee, Raimey, and Raimi.

† English pronunciation for Rene: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"


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