Reiss Name Meaning

German: variant of Reis 1. German: from any of several Germanic personal names composed with ric ‘power(ful)’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Reis. German: from a French Huguenot name Ris, rendered as Reis, Reiss.

List of People with Surname Reiss

Based on our public records, there are a total of 2,560 people with the surname Reiss. Among these people surnamed Reiss, there are approximately 524 distinct names, with an average of 4 people who share the same name. Donald Reiss, David Reiss and James Reiss are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Reiss, with 32, 30 and 30 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that New York has the most people surnamed Reiss, with a total of 397 people, and there are a total of 241 distinct names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Reiss, with a total of 255 people and an average of 165 distinct names.