What does Ramon mean?
Ramon /ra-mon/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced ra-MOHN. It is of Spanish origin. Variant of Raymond (Old German) "protecting hands". Made famous by silent-movie celebrity of the 1920s, Ramon Novarro. Baseball player Ramon Martinez.
Ramon▼ has 17 more related forms via Raymond: Raemond, Raemondo, Raimond, Raimondo, Raimund, Raimundo, Rajmund, Ramond, Ramonde, Ray▼, Rayment, Raymondo, Raymund, Raymunde, Raymundo▼, Reymond and Reymundo.
Ramon has 1 feminine form: Ramona.Kreatif forms: Rammon, Ranmon, Rumon. [more]
How popular is Ramon?
Ramon is a very prominent first name for men (#196 out of 1220, Top 16%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#3539 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Ramon for boys. Ramon reached its highest position of #132 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, and is at #647 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent related forms of Ramon (#647 last year) rated in the Top 1000 are Raymond (#264 last year), Ray (#733), Raymundo and Raymon. Usage of these boy names reached its apex during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.6404%) and is now much lower (usage 0.2712%, down 57.7%), with the versions Ramon, Ray, Raymond, Raymon and Raymundo becoming somewhat dated. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Ramon and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)