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First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Ro" mean? The list below shows the origins of Ro as well as things modernly associated with the name Ro such as celebrities named Ro.

Origin and Meaning of Ro

"Ro" is a name of Anglo-Saxon origin, and it means "Red haired". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. An artificial language for international use that rejects all existing words and is based instead on an abstract analysis of ideas

Notable Persons With the Name Ro

Ro Khanna is a lawyer, author, politician, and university lecturer. Ro was born on September 13th, 1976 in Philadelphia. Ro is also known as Khanna and Rohit.


Ro Hak-su is a soccer player for the Rimyongsu Sports Club and North Korea national football team. Ro was born on January 19th, 1990 in Pyongyang.


Ro Charlz is an influential individual. Ro was born in 1989. Ro is also known as Ro Charlz Skyangel and Ro C. Skyangel.


Rō Takenaka was a journalist and anarchism. They were most active from 1959 to 1991. Rō was born on May 30th, 1930 in Ushigome. They breathed their last breath on May 19th, 1991.


Ro Do-chon is an important human. Ro was born on December 3rd, 1936 in Seoul.


Ro Hak Su is an athlete for the Rimyongsu Sports Club.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Ro

Kanjar Ro is a comics character.


Angela Ro Ro is a famed person. Angela was born on December 5th, 1949.


Yung Ro is a famed individual. Yung was given the name Roland Sato Lee Page .


Tu-chol Ro is an influential person. Tu-chol was born in 1953.


Paul Marie Kinam Ro was a notable person. Paul was born on December 22nd, 1902. He died on June 25th, 1984.


Eric Ro is a film producer. Eric was born in Los Angeles.


Where is the name Ro popular?

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Popularity of Ro as a last name

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Common first names for Ro

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ro U.S.
  White 12.30% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 78.21% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.53% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.09% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ro

People with the last name Ro are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Ro

  • How Popular is the name Ro? Ro is the 67,622nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Ro was the 12,607th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ro have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12 babies born with the first name Ro in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ro? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2013 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ro first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ro is Monday, August 20th, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Ro born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ro was in 2015 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Ro: Your name in reverse order is Or. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ro. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ro? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,455 people with the last name Ro.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ro? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ro as their last name since less than 1 person in 120k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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What does the name Ro mean?

Ris for reasonable, your understanding way.

Ois for optimistic, look at the bright side!

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.