US Popularity:8748
Other Origin(s):British
Meaning:Of raison; Reasoning, understanding
Reason is a masculine name of Old French and Middle English origin that truthfully speaks for itself. Coming from the French word raison, it means “reasoning” or “understanding.” Baby is going to have so much room to learn more about the world around them. If you want to inspire them to reach for truth and meaning, no matter what their favorite subject is, the name Reason is sure to do the trick.

Reason Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Reason is currently #8748 in U.S. births
Boy:Reason is currently #2962 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 3699
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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