What does Roane mean?
Associated with: red.
Roane has 1 variant: Royan.Creative forms:
(male) Rine, Roaned, ..
(female) Roaina, Roare, .. Middle name pairings:
Roane Vince (R.V.), ..
How popular is Roane?
Roane is a rare given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#9989 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent alternative form of Roane (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 is Rohan (#667 from recent data). This form of Roane was at the top of its popularity 11 years ago (#480) and is almost as popular today (#667, down 23%). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Roane is pronounced similarly to Rain, Raine, Rane, Rayne, Ren, Renne, Rian, Rien, Rion, Roan, Ron▼, Ronn, Roone, Rowan▲, Rowen▲, Rune, Ryan▼, Ryen, Ryne▼, Ryon and Ryun. Other recommended names are Bane, Blane, Boine, Boone▲, Borne, Chane, Coyne, Crane, Dane, Deane, Doane, Donne, Duane▼, Fane, Kane▲, Keane, Lane▲, Lonne, Lorne, Rae, Rafe, Rance, Rand, Range, Raye, Reade, Reave, Rene▼, Roarke, Rodnee, Rodney▼, Rodnie, Roe, Rogan, Roice, Roland▼, Rolle, Romaine, Romanes, Rome, Romney, Ronan▲, Ronnie▼, Ronny▼, Rooney, Roque, Rorke, Rothe, Rowney, Royale, Shane▼, Sloane, Thane and Vane. These names tend to be more frequently used than Roane.See names in meaning and etymology.