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Roman Meaning


What does Roman mean?

The name Roman is of Latin and Polish origin.

The meaning of Roman is "roman".

Roman is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ro-man.

The Given Name Roman

The name Roman, has a wonderfully elegant quality.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Although often used, your classic little Roman, is sure to make it all his own.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Roman Herzog, and Roman Lysko.

Roman Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 102 in baby name popularity for boys with 3,862 occurrences. It ranked 5,396 in baby name popularity for girls with 25 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 113 in baby name popularity for boys with 3,454 occurrences. It ranked 7,543 in baby name popularity for girls with 16 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Roman has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Roman Name Popularity Page.

Roman Related Names

Famous Romans

  • Roman ~ Bulgarian King (977-997)
  • Roman Herzog ~ German President (1994-1999)
  • Roman Lysko ~ Saint

Roman Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Roman.

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Roman Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Roman in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Roman.

Just for fun, see the name Roman in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Roman in Nautical Flags page.