Rei

Unisex

Meaning

My companion.

Origin

Japanese

Pronunciation

/reɪ/

Traits associated with the name Rei:

Dogs named Rei tend to be loving, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship, and friendship.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Rei?

That you have an appreciation for Japanese culture and may have a fondness for the character Rei from the anime series Neon Genesis Evangelion.

Is Rei a good dog name?

Rei is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Rei isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

1,970
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2,425
New York City Dog Name Database
4,308
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

Rei is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Rei was, in the past month, the 1572nd most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, Rei is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Rei was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Rei's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Rei is most adored in Louisiana, Virginia and Georgia.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Missouri, Iowa and Oregon.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Rei.

Rei is found in these categories:

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Rei means "king" in Portuguese, perfect for regal, lovable pups!

Dog names like Rei:

Companion, partner; perhaps a version of the word "brother".
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Diminutive Form Of Dafydd
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Whales - blessed reconciliation
French for beautiful and handsome friend
Rei dog name meaning

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