Renee Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Renee:
Feminine form of the French Rene, from the Late Latin Renātus, which is a direct derivative of renātus (reborn, born again).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Nicknames for Renee
Ren-Ren, Nay, Nay-nay, Renaejah, Raynae, Nae-Nae, Née, Ray
- Meanings and history of the name Renee
French, meaning "reborn": née translates directly as born.
- Famous real-life people named Renee
Princess Renée of France, Duchess of Ferrera
Renée Zellweger, American actress
Renée Richards (born Richard Raskind), American tennis player
Singer Rod Stewart and Rachel Hunter have a daughter named Renee
Renee O'Connor, American actress
Renée Fleming, American operatic soprano
Renée Simonsen, Danish model
Renée Vivien, Anglo-French poet
Renée Soutendijk, Dutch actress
Renée Asherton, English actress
Renée Cox, Jamaican-American artist, photographer, and political activist
Renée Elise Goldsberry, Tony award winning performer in 'Hamilton'.
- Renee in song, story & screen
"Walk Away Renee", song by The Left Banke & The Four Tops