Ramses name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Ramses

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Ramses is of Greek origin and means "Greek version of the Egyptian name ramesu means born of God".
  2. According to a user from Canada, the name Ramses means "Is a name from the Quran or King James Bible referring to the Pharoah".
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  1. Any of 12 kings of ancient Egypt between 1315 and 1090 BC

Notable Persons Named Ramses

Notable Persons Named Ramses

Ramses Shaffy

Ramses Shaffy was a chanson musician. He was most prominent from 1955 to 2009. Ramses was born on August 29th, 1933 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France. He died on December 1st, 2009.

Ramses Barden

Ramses Barden is a football player. Ramses was born on January 1st, 1986 in Altadena, California.

Ramses Wissa Wassef

Ramses was born in 1911. He died in 1974.

Ramsés Bustos

Ramsés Bustos is a soccer player for the Deportes La Serena, Unión Española, A.C. Barnechea, Buriram United F.C., and Chile national under-20 football team. Ramsés was born on October 13th, 1991 in Santiago.

Ramses Gado

Ramses Gado is a soccer player for the FC Bihor Oradea, FC Oțelul Galați, FC Internațional Curtea de Argeș, CS Municipal Studențesc Iași, CS Universitatea Craiova (football), and CS Șoimii Pâncota. Ramses was born on May 9th, 1982 in Oradea.

Ramsés León

Ramsés León is an athlete for the SKU Amstetten.


Fun Facts about the name Ramses

  • How Popular is the name Ramses? Ramses is the 5,628th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ramses have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,805 babies born with the first name Ramses in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ramses to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ramses? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Ramses first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ramses is Friday, January 8th, 1909.
  • What year had the most people named Ramses born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ramses was in 2008 with a total of 152 babies.
  • Random Ramses Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ramses is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Ramses: The name spelled backwards is Sesmar. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Smsare. How do you pronounce that?
  • Ramses name meaning

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