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What does Romanus mean?

Romanus Pronunciation of Romanus [ro-manus] as a name for boys is a Latin name, and the name Romanus means "citizen of Rome". Romanus is a version of Roman (Latin): version of Romanus. See also Romeo.


Romanus has 1 variant: Romanos.

4 more alternative forms via Roman: Romain, Romaine, Romanes and Romano.

Creative forms:
(male) Ramanus, Ranus, ..

(female) Romaru, ..

Middle name pairings:
Romanus Bane (R.B.), ..

How popular is Romanus?

Romanus is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#108153 out of 150436, Top 72%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Romanus entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top rank of #1931 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Romanus name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Romanus outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Romanus listed in the Top 2000 are Roman (#102 in 2015), Romeo (#377) and Romaine. Other forms, like Romain, are uncommon. These forms of Romanus are at the height of their popularity presently (median #1119). Roman has historically been preferred by parents, although Romeo appears to be gaining popularity too.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Romanus, Romaine, Roman, Romeo in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Romanus and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Amatus, Comus, Damianus, Donatus, Germanus (see Germain), Homerus, Janus, Manus, Montanus, Remus, Renatus, Rinus, Roan, Roane, Roban, Rochus, Rodas, Rodman, Rodmann, Rogan, Rohan, Roland, Rolando, Romney, Romulus, Ronan, Rowan, Royan and Urbanus. These names tend to be more commonly used than Romanus.

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