First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Romey

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Alt. Meaning

R is for respect, earned through your actions

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

M is for mirth, your laughter.

E is for empathy, and your consideration for the feelings of others

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Notable Persons Named Romey

Romey Gill was a folk music of punjab musician. He was most prominent from 2000 to 2008. Romey was given the name Romey Singh Gill in 1979 in Kokri Kalan, Moga, Punjab, India. He died on June 24th, 2009.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Romey

Raphaël Romey is an athlete for the R.E. Virton, Grenoble Foot 38, ASOA Valence, FC Échirolles, SO Cassis Carnoux, US Marseille Endoume, GS Consolat, SO Romorantin, Sporting Toulon Var, Aviron Bayonnais FC, Gazélec Ajaccio, CA Bastia, Kerala Blasters FC, and FC Istres. Raphaël was born on February 26th, 1981 in Seoul, South Korea.



Dick Romey was a football player. Dick was born on March 12th, 1905 in Iowa. Dick is also known as Romey and Richard E.. He passed away on July 16th, 1980.


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Popularity of Romey as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Romey U.S.
  White 78.89% 64.26%
  African American 12.22% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.70% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.11% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.11% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.96% 16.26%

Of Last Name Romey

People with the last name Romey are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Romey

  • How Popular is the name Romey? Romey is the 17,937th most popular name of all time. As a last name Romey was the 40,494th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Romey have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 424 babies born with the first name Romey in the United States. That's more than enough people named Romey to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Romey? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1910 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Romey first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Romey is Friday, May 25th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Romey born? The highest recorded use of the first name Romey was in 2016 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Romey: Your name in reverse order is Yemor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eromy. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Romey? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 540 people with the last name Romey.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Romey? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Romey as their last name since less than 1 person in 556k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • 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).
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