What does Ramone mean?
Ramone [ra-mone] as a boys' name is of Spanish and Old German origin, and the name Ramone means "protecting hands". Ramone is a variant form of Ramon (Spanish). Ramone is also a variant of Raymond (Old German).
Associated with: protecting (defender).
(male) Ramore, Reymone, ..
(female) Ramoie, Ramore, .. Middle name pairings:
Ramone Robert (R.R.), ..
How popular is Ramone?
Ramone is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#49159 out of 150436, Top 33%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Ramone was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #1204 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Ramone are Ramon (#633 from current records), Ramond, Raymon and Raymond (#259). Usage of these forms of Ramone was well-received among parents 95 years ago (median #897) and has become significantly less since (#1378, 92% less usage), with versions such as Raymond becoming less in vogue.
Ramone is pronounced similarly to Romaine and Roman▲. Other suggested similar names are Aimone, Caine, Carmine, Carne, Damon▼, Damone, Damont, Damonte, Dayne, Eamon, Eamonn, Fane, Gaine, Jamon, Jamond, Kaine, Laine, Lamond, Lamont▼, Lamonte, Lane▲, Leone, Nairne, Ottone, Paine, Payne, Rabbie, Rabee, Radmond (see Redmond), Radmund (see Redmond), Raine, Rainer, Raines, Rains, Rajan, Rama, Rameses, Ramirez, Ramos, Ramsden, Ramses, Ramsey, Ramzan, Rand, Randle, Randon, Rane, Ranolf, Ransome, Raoul, Rashae, Raven, Ravinn, Rawson, Rayne, Rayner, Remee, Remie, Remo, Rene▼, Rion, Romano, Rome, Ron▼, Ronn, Roone, Rune, Ryne▼, Simone, Tirone, Tyrone▼, Vane and Zayne▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ramone.See names in meaning and etymology.