Name: Reese

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    A respelling of the masculine Rhys, Reese is commonly used on girls in the United States. "Reese" is also the brand of a very famous peanut-butter candy in the U.S.

    Reese Witherspoon is a popular American actress who has influenced the usage for girls in the United States. Reese is used primarily for males almost everywhere else.

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