Reagan Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Reagan:
Derived from the Old Norse regn, ragn (judgment, decision). In Norse legend, Regin, a very wise man, was appointed tutor and foster father of Sigurd.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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Reagan can also be used as a male name.
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My name is reagan and its a cute name i love it but i here alot of little girls being called that
and i am 11 so i don't know who there talking to
Beautiful. I'm a really HUGE Ronald Reagan fan, but I absolutely love this name.
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Rae Rae / Rea Rea / Ray Ray
Reygie / Reagie
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From an Irish surname, an Anglicized form of Ó Ríagáin meaning "descendent of RIAGÁN".
This surname was borne by American president Ronald Reagan (1911-2004).
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Regan MacNeil is a character the movie, The Exorcist (1973).
Frasier, on the show Frasier, dates a neighbor named Reagan.
Reagan, in Shakespeare's King Lear, one of the evil daughters.
Reagan was the name of the wife on a hit TV show called "Up All Night".