Meaning and name origin
Romanes \r(o)-ma-nes\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Romanes is "citizen of Rome". Romanes is a variant of Roman (Latin): variant of Romanus; the name of several obscure saints and a pope.
Romanes 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 a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Romanes and its source form. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Roman (#113). (2014 statistics).