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What does Ramie mean?

Ramie Pronunciation of Ramie [ramie] as a name for girls means "protecting hands". Ramie is a variant form of Ramona (Spanish, Old German): feminine of Ramon and Raymond.


Ramie has 1 variant: Ramee.

3 more related forms via Ramona: Rae, Ramoena and Ramonde.

Creative forms:
(female) Raie, Ranie, ..

(male) Ramer, Ramre, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ramie Kiyah (R.K.), ..

How popular is Ramie?

Ramie is an uncommon first name for women but a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#85996 out of 150436, Top 57%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Rae and Ramona (#1076 in 2015) are the popular related forms of Ramie (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Ramoena, are uncommon. These relations of Ramie were popular in the 1930s (adoption of 0.08%) and have become significantly less popular since (adoption 0.01%, 88%), with forms like Rae becoming less in vogue. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rae, Ramona in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ramie and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ramie is alike in pronunciation to Rama, Ramah, Rayma, Remi, Remie, Remmy, Remy, Rima, Roma, Romea, Romi, Romma and Romy. Other recommended names are Aimie, Ammie, Bambie, Cadie, Calie, Cammie, Carmie, Casie, Danie, Dasie, Demie, Eadie, Emmie, Esmie, Femie, Jacie, Jaimie, Jamie, Jammie, Kadie, Kalie, Kasie, Katie, Lacie, Macie, Mamie, Marie, Maxie, Maymie, Mazie, Naomie, Pammie, Raene, Rain, Raine, Ramsey, Ranae, Randie, Ranee, Rani, Rania, Ranice, Ranit, Rasine, Rawnie, Raye, Rayne, Razia, Renie, Rie, Rodie, Rosie, Roxie, Rudie, Rylie, Sadie, Sammie, Sarie, Tamie, Tatie, Tavie and Zadie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ramie.

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