Reger Family History
Reger Name Meaning
German: from Middle High German re(i)ger ‘heron’, a nickname, no doubt bestowed on a tall, thin person with long spindly legs. German: nickname for a lively, restless, or passionate person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German regen ‘to be excited or moved’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press