Meaning and Origin of Reeves - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Reeves

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Middle English : Bailiff

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • English : patronymic from Reeve.
  • English : topographic name for someone who lived on the margin of a wood, from a misdivision of the Middle English phrase atter eves ‘at the edge’ (Old English æt þære efese).