Ramona name meaning

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in the U.S.
in 2010

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What does the name Ramona mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Ramona

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Virginia, U.S., the name Ramona is of Roman origin and means "A wise protector".
  2. According to a user from Florida, U.S., the name Ramona is of German origin and means "Wise protector, wise defender, guards wisely, council".
  3. A user from Nebraska, U.S. says the name Ramona means "protecting hands".
  4. A user from Canada says the name Ramona is of Portuguese origin and means "Protective".
  5. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Ramona means "Protection with love".
  6. A submission from Norway says the name Ramona means "To protect" and is of Norwegian origin.
  7. According to a user from Greece, the name Ramona means "Wise helper".
  8. According to a user from Virginia, U.S., the name Ramona is of Spanish origin and means "Noble protector".
  9. A submission from Australia says the name Ramona means "Loud" and is of Spanish origin.
  10. According to a user from New York, U.S., the name Ramona means "Kind when it benefits her, apologizes only to get out of trouble".
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  1. Shrubby plant with aromatic greyish-green leaves used as a cooking herb

From Spanish Ramona.

  1. A female given name from Spanish.

Ramona was also found in the following language(s): German, Latvian, Romanian, and Spanish

Notable Persons Named Ramona

Notable Persons Named Ramona

Ramona Marquez

Ramona Marquez is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 2006. Ramona was born as the child of Martin Marquez on February 24th, 2001 in London.

Arci Muñoz

Arci Muñoz is an actress, singer, actor, and singing. She was most active from 2005 to present. Arci was given the name Ramona Cecilia Datuin Muñoz on January 12th, 1989 in Quezon City.

Ramona Geraldine Quimby

Nite Jewel

Nite Jewel is a lo-fi music, alternative dance, and electronic music composer, singer-songwriter, multimedia artist, and multimedia. She plays Electronic keyboard and Vocals. She was most prominent from 2008 to 2008. Nite was given the name Ramona Gonzalez .

Ramona Gilmour-Darling

Ramona Gilmour-Darling is an actress, singer, and dancer. She was most active from 2001 to present. Ramona is also known as Ramona Darling.

Ms. Melodie

Ms. Melodie was a hip hop music rapping. Her career lasted from 1988 to 1992. Ms. was given the name Ramona Scott on March 21st, 1969. She left this life on July 17th, 2012.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Ramona

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ramona

Isabela Ramona

Isabela Ramona is a basketball player for the São José Desportivo. Isabela was born on January 23rd, 1994 in Salvador, Bahia.


Ramona is an athlete for the Real Sport Clube.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ramona U.S.
  White 62.75% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 33.33% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ramona

People with the last name Ramona are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Ramona

  • How Popular is the name Ramona? Ramona is the 842nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Ramona was the 158,432nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ramona have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 68,969 babies born with the first name Ramona in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ramona to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ramona? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Ramona first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ramona is Monday, September 30th, 1867.
  • What year had the most people named Ramona born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ramona was in 1928 with a total of 2,239 babies. That's a lot of babies named Ramona!
  • Random Ramona Factoid: According to the 1933 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ramona ranks 34th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Arizona. Imagine that, 23 babies in Arizona have the same name in 1933.
  • Weird things about the name Ramona: The name spelled backwards is Anomar. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Roanam. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ramona? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 102 people with the last name Ramona.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ramona? Ramona is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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