Meaning:citizen of Rome
Distinctive and European, Roman is easy to pronounce and similar to R names Rowan and Ronan in spelling. While Rowan can be used for girls, Roman is seen as decidedly more masculine. Variations include Romeo and Romy. Cate Blanchett and Debra Messing are among the celebrity mamas who chose Roman for their sons. Roman's popularity as a baby name as been climbing steadily, and we predict it will conquer more hearts in the years to come.
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- Roman KempRadio Host
- Roman PolanskiDirector
- Roman ReignsWrestler
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Source: Social Security Administration
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