English occupational name

Reeve Origin and Meaning

The name Reeve is a girl's name of English origin meaning "bailiff".

Chosen by aviators Charles and Anne Lindbergh for their daughter, Reeve is another single-syllable surname waiting to be borrowed by the girls.

Famous People Named Reeve

  • Dana ReeveAmerican singer/actress
  • Christopher ReeveAmerican actor/director/producer

Reeve in Pop Culture

  • Reevecharacter in the book Alice in Zombieland by Gena Showalter