Reeve: baby boy name meaning and popularity


An Old English occupational name meaning "bailiff," a reeve patrolled the lands of wealthy landowners, policing crime. Your little Reeve will probably just patrol your kitchen for snacks, maybe hoping to catch you with "the goods."


Not many options here, unless it's Ree.

Famous people named Reeve:

Singer/songwriter Reeve Carney; billionaire Elon Reeve Musk; actor Christopher Reeve.

Fun fact:

The word "sheriff" may originate from the term "shire reeve."

More Inspiration:

Simple One-Syllable Boy Names, Double The Fun: Boy Names With Double Letters,