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Gender: Female Origin of Rea: Variation of Rhea Meaning of Rhea: Greek mythology name, "a flowing stream"

The name Rea is a girl's name . Rea and is often added to user-created lists like Zoya nail polish names. and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

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Famous People Named Rea

Rea Tajiri, Japanese American video artist, filmmaker
Rea Wilmshurst, Canadian editor and author
Raymond Michael "Rea" Garvey, Irish male singer-songwriter of band Reamonn
Isis Rea Boykin, daughter of TV personality Christopher "Big Black" Boykin

Pop Culture References for the name Rea

Rea Sloane, character in the Star Wars series
Princess Rea, a character in Friedrich Dürrenmatt's play "Romulus der Große"
Rea Masaki, character in anime Tenchi Muyo!
T'Rea, Vulcan priestess on TV's "Star Trek," mother of Sybok