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What does the name "Roman" mean?

Roman (English): From Rome, Italy

The name "Roman" is of English origin and it means "From Rome, Italy". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Namor". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rmnao". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Roman" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Roman? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 52,721 babies born with the name Roman in the United States. That's more than enough Romans to occupy the territory of Faroe Islands (Denmark) with an estimated population of 48,285 (as of March 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1882 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Roman" was in 2014 with a total of 3,435 babies. (That's a lot of baby Romans)

According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Roman" is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 20 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of 1,993 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Roman popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Roman in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Roman

Roman Polanski

Roman Polanski is an actor, director, producer, and screenwriter with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1954 to present. Roman was born in 1933 as Rajmund Roman Thierry Polanski in Paris, France.


Roman Coppola

Roman Coppola is an actor, director, producer, and screenwriter with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1983 to present. Roman was born in 1965 as Roman Ford Coppola in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.


Roman Gabriel

Roman Gabriel is a NFL player. Roman was born in 1940 in Wilmington, North Carolina.


Roman Hamrlik

Roman Hamrlik is an ice hockey player. Roman was born in 1974 in Gottwaldov, Czechoslovakia.


Roman Cechmanek

Roman Cechmanek is an ice hockey player. Roman was born in 1971 in Gottwaldov, Czechoslovakia.


Roman Turek

Roman Turek is an ice hockey player. Roman was born in 1970 in Strakonice, Czechoslovakia.


Past life for Roman born Dec 2, 1993

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Arctic approximately on 1250. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.