Rex

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Rex is Latin for "king", see Rex (king). Specifically, it was the title of the kings of ancient Rome.

The term may also refer to:

People[edit]

Places[edit]

  • Rex, Georgia, an unincorporated community in Clayton County, United States
  • Rex, North Carolina, a census-designated place in Robeson County, United States
  • Rex River, a river in the U.S. state of Washington
  • Mount Rex, an isolated mountain in Antarctica

Literature and performing arts[edit]

Fictional characters[edit]

Film[edit]

Animated television series[edit]

  • Rex Banner, a one-time character in The Simpsons appearing in the episode "Homer vs. the Eighteenth Amendment"
  • Rex Raptor, a character in the seriesYu-Gi-Oh!
  • Rex, the titular character in the series Generator Rex
  • Rex, the titular character in the claymation series Rex the Runt
  • Rex, the clone trooper captain who served as General Anakin Skywalker's second-in-command in the series Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Live-action television series[edit]

  • Rex Balsom, a character on the soap opera One Life to Live
  • Rex Brady, a character on the soap opera Days of Our Lives
  • Inspector Rex, an Austrian police dog in the series of the same name
  • Rex (Primeval), a Coelurosauravus-like reptile in the series Primeval
  • Rex Van de Kamp, a character in the series Desperate Housewives
  • Rex Britten, a character in the series Awake

Other fiction[edit]

Biology[edit]

Animals[edit]

Other species ending in "rex" include:

Latin binomial abbreviations for species

Biochemistry[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Land[edit]

Sea[edit]

  • SS Rex, an Italian luxury ship, sunk by Allied bombers off the coast of Slovenia in 1944

Air[edit]

Energy and fuels[edit]

Music[edit]

Computing and technology[edit]

  • The REX prefix used by the x86-64 instruction encoding
  • rex (language), a programming language used for teaching purposes at Harvey Mudd College
  • REXX (originally named Rex), a computer programming language
  • .rex (disambiguation) file extensions used by REXX and REX2
  • REX 5000, a series of personal digital assistants
  • REX 6000, a series of personal digital assistants
  • Rex (software), a remote execution, configuration management and software deployment system
  • Rex (video game), a 1988 game for the ZX Spectrum and Amstrad CPC
  • REX, an audio file format; see REX2
  • REX OS, a real-time operating system developed by Qualcomm
  • Samsung REX, a series of affordable feature phones

Other[edit]