Meaning and name origin
Ramses \r(a)-mses, ram-ses\ as a boy's name is pronounced RAM-zees. It is of Egyptian origin, and the meaning of Ramses is "begotten by Ra, the sun god". Ramses or Rameses was the name of at least eleven kings of ancient Egypt.
Ramses is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Ramses for boys. Ramses has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Ramsey. Like Ramses, this name is not commonly used.