Romeo

Romeo - A very unique male name



  Mar 30,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Romeo, meaning pilgrim to Rome, Roman, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #642. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Romeo and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Romeo? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Romeo. The baby boy name Romeo was given to 935 baby boys in 2012, ranking #324 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,755 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Romeo peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 324.



Famous with this name

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Romeo Pantlica
Romeo Díaz


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Romeo is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Romeo is currently topping the baby name charts in Nevada at position #136 - and is the least popular in Tennessee at position #997.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Romeo is where you live.


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Romeo origin and meaning

Romeo is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means pilgrim to Rome, Roman. To see famous people named Romeo, pop culture references for the name Romeo and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Romeo

We've found the following names that sound similar to Romeo, sorted by popularity.

Ryan / Ronnie / Ramon / Rene / Roman / Ron / Ronny / Rowan / Rohan / Raheem /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012324
2011359
2010359
2009415
2008470
2007508
2006573
2005617
2004636
2003652
2002573
2001508
2000608
1999680
1998611
1997653
1996943
19951189
19941235
19931142
19921303
19911184
19901097
1989970
1988985
1987992
19861159
1985891
19841029
19831042
19821115
19811157
19801033
19791006
19781168
1977959
19761070
19751006
1974944
1973945
1972893
1971961
1970913
1969969
1968967
1967945
1966950
1965997
19641048
1963839
1962933
1961980
1960984
19591083
19581083
19571180
19561092
1955924
19541164
19531219
1952934
19511275
19501183
1949957
19481024
1947858
19461009
19451016
1944898
1943935
1942994
1941838
1940941
19391062
1938722
1937779
1936919
1935676
1934961
1933700
1932862
1931760
1930572
1929587
1928622
1927785
1926651
1925592
1924656
1923573
1922628
1921590
1920611
1919577
1918561
1917541
1916505
1915592
1914488
1913498
1912534
1911423
1910642

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Nevada136
Texas176
New Mexico196
Arizona212
Colorado232
Oregon242
California245
Florida291
Washington318
Kansas341
Illinois352
Utah362
Minnesota372
New Jersey376
Connecticut394
Pennsylvania405
Michigan418
Wisconsin426
Massachusetts438
North Carolina457
New York476
Virginia482
Indiana490
Ohio492
Georgia515
Arkansas539
Oklahoma550
Kentucky631
Missouri738
Maryland809
Tennessee997

Even more about Romeo


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Romeo a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Romeo?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Romeo
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,755
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +935

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