Regis Name Meaning

French (Régis): occupational name for a local dignitary, from a derivative of Old French régir ‘to rule or manage’. French (Régis) and English: from Latin regis, genitive case of rex ‘king’, perhaps an occupational name for someone employed in the royal household, or a patronymic from a nickname. Italian: from Re, probably from an ablative form. German: habitational name from a place so named in Saxony.

List of People with Surname Regis

Based on our public records, there are a total of 627 people with the surname Regis. Among these people surnamed Regis, there are approximately 234 distinct names, with an average of 2 people who share the same name. John Regis, Marie Regis and Joseph Regis are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Regis, with 14, 14 and 12 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that New York has the most people surnamed Regis, with a total of 144 people, and there are a total of 99 distinct names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Regis, with a total of 87 people and an average of 64 distinct names.