Reekie Family History
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Reekie Name Meaning
Scottish: of uncertain origin, possibly a habitational name from Reikie in Aberdeenshire, or an altered spelling of Rikie, a diminutive of Richard. It is also possible that it originated from the nickname of Edinburgh, meaning ‘smoky’, from the Scottish dialect term reek ‘smoke’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press