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Romeo

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2k Rome (Italian)

How popular is the baby name Romeo in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 8 0 8
1890 7 0 7
1892 11 0 11
1893 5 0 5
1894 7 0 7
1896 6 0 6
1897 8 0 8
1898 14 0 14
1899 8 0 8
1900 8 0 8
1901 8 0 8
1902 13 0 13
1903 16 0 16
1904 14 0 14
1905 9 0 9
1906 13 0 13
1907 16 0 16
1908 21 0 21
1909 19 0 19
1910 23 0 23
1911 34 0 34
1912 48 0 48
1913 58 0 58
1914 83 0 83
1915 95 0 95
1916 118 0 118
1917 115 0 115
1918 115 0 115
1919 111 0 111
1920 104 0 104
1921 107 0 107
1922 105 0 105
1923 113 0 113
1924 114 0 114
1925 102 0 102
1926 95 0 95
1927 70 0 70
1928 94 0 94
1929 92 0 92
1930 101 0 101
1931 65 0 65
1932 62 0 62
1933 59 0 59
1934 58 0 58
1935 70 0 70
1936 50 0 50
1937 60 0 60
1938 64 0 64
1939 41 0 41
1940 49 0 49
1941 51 0 51
1942 46 0 46
1943 47 0 47
1944 42 0 42
1945 35 0 35
1946 42 0 42
1947 62 0 62
1948 51 0 51
1949 50 0 50
1950 48 0 48
1951 33 0 33
1952 42 0 42
1953 52 0 52
1954 51 0 51
1955 48 0 48
1956 52 0 52
1957 39 0 39
1958 44 0 44
1959 38 0 38
1960 43 0 43
1961 49 0 49
1962 65 0 65
1963 59 0 59
1964 46 0 46
1965 42 0 42
1966 44 0 44
1967 52 0 52
1968 47 0 47
1969 56 0 56
1970 72 0 72
1971 55 0 55
1972 58 0 58
1973 65 0 65
1974 74 0 74
1975 53 0 53
1976 56 0 56
1977 57 0 57
1978 52 0 52
1979 62 0 62
1980 73 0 73
1981 51 0 51
1982 69 0 69
1983 52 0 52
1984 65 0 65
1985 89 0 89
1986 68 0 68
1987 83 0 83
1988 95 0 95
1989 99 0 99
1990 106 0 106
1991 84 0 84
1992 74 0 74
1993 97 0 97
1994 87 0 87
1995 103 0 103
1996 130 0 130
1997 265 0 265
1998 307 0 307
1999 247 0 247
2000 318 0 318
2001 444 0 444
2002 388 0 388
2003 322 0 322
2004 356 0 356
2005 369 0 369
2006 435 0 435
2007 528 0 528
2008 594 0 594
2009 718 0 718
2010 847 0 847
2011 834 0 834
2012 978 0 978
2013 951 0 951
2014 967 0 967
2015 851 0 851

Want to know about the popularity of the Romeo baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 16,810 babies born with the name Romeo in the United States. That's more than enough Romeos to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Romeo" was in 2012 with a total of 978 babies.

According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Romeo" ranks #66 in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Hampshire. Imagine that, 11 babies in New Hampshire have the same name as you in 1917. Across the entire United States a total of 115 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Romeo popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Romeo

The name "Romeo" is of Italian origin, and it means "From Rome, Italy". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. An ardent male lover

Romeo Castelen

Romeo Castelen is a football biography. Romeo was born in 1983 in Paramaribo, Suriname.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Romeo

Romeo And Juliet
Romeo And Juliet Dc
Romeo And Juliet Law
Romeo And Juliet Movie
Romeo And Juliet Quotes
Romeo And Juliet Sparknotes
Romeo Beckham
Romeo Miller
Romeo Santos

Alternative Meanings

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

Your name in reverse order is "Oemor". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oerom". 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.

Past life for Romeo born Nov 21, 1940

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Wales approximately on 950. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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