Meaning and Origin of: Regina

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Latin : Queenly

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).