Rome - boys name

Rome name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 91%

Rome name meaning:

The name "Rome" is derived from the Latin name "Roma," which is believed to have its roots in the Etruscan language. Rome is the capital city of Italy and holds great historical, cultural, and religious significance. It was the center of the Roman Empire, one of the most powerful and influential civilizations in the world. The name "Rome" is often associated with strength, power, and grandeur.

In terms of personal names, "Rome" can be used as a given name for boys. As a name, Rome can signify qualities such as leadership, ambition, and resilience. It may also carry a sense of pride and connection to Roman history and culture. Parents who choose the name Rome for their son might be drawn to its strong and majestic connotations, wanting to instill a sense of greatness and aspiration in their child.

Overall, the name Rome is a homage to the historic city, symbolizing strength, power, and a rich cultural heritage.

Origin: Biblical

Strength, power.

Related names

Rome , Romaine

Other boys names beginning with R


Overall UK ranking: 410 out of 4789

104 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (437)

Historical popularity of Rome

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