Meaning and Origin of Regina - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Regina

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Girl name origins & meanings:

  • Latin : Queenly

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • Italian : from regina ‘queen’ (Latin regina), applied either as a medieval female personal name alluding to the Virgin Mary, or, to a lesser extent as a nickname. Compare the masculine counterpart Re.
  • Italian : habitational name from any of various places named or named with Regina, in particular Regina in Lattarico (Cosenza province) and Regina Elena in San Gregorio d’Ippona (Vibo Valentia province).