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[rej-uh-nuh ld] /ˈrɛdʒ ə nəld/
a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “counsel and rule.”. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • There were those who, if pressed, would have conceded that Reginald had no morals.

    The Oakdale Affair Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • But Prince Reginald and Hildegarde were married, and lived in peace all the rest of their lives.

    Fairy Book Sophie May
  • It recorded the deaths of his wife Margaret, and of his son Reginald.

    A Flat Iron for a Farthing Juliana Horatia Ewing
  • "Oh, of course I presume Sir Reginald and you had some reasons," she admitted.

    Simon J. Storer Clouston
  • "In the first place, the sight of you is one of the chief things," said Reginald, with a sneer.

    The Living Link James De Mille
Word Origin and History for Reginald

masc. proper name, from Old High German Reginald, literally "ruling with power" (see Reynard).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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