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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. 2018.
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  • Reginald's escape had rather knocked the tragedy out of the evening.

    K Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Reginald, having finished his chestnut, squeaked for another.

    K Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • I am not yet certain that Reginald sees what she is about, nor is it of much consequence.

    Lady Susan Jane Austen
  • As for Reginald, I believe he does not know what to make of the matter.

    Lady Susan Jane Austen
  • Your applying, however, to Reginald can be productive only of good to all parties.

    Lady Susan Jane Austen
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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