The name Reid is a boy's name of English origin meaning "red-haired". Reid is ranked #288 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Boy Baby Names Moving Up Fast and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".
From the experts:
The Reid spelling is the most popular by half, probably because it feels more like a name than Reed, which looks more like a word. It's used occasionally for girls but this name is firmly in the boys' camp.
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