Meaning and Origin of: Romano

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First name origins & meanings:

  • Hebrew : Strong, powerful
  • Latin : Place name: Rome, Italy; from Rome

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Last name origin & meaning:

  • Italian and Spanish : from the personal name Romano, Latin Romanus, borne by several saints and martyrs. This was originally a byname for someone from Rome or for a Roman citizen, from Roma ‘Rome’. See also Roman.
  • Italian : (Romanò): in Calabria, a term for someone from Nea Rhōmē ‘New Rome’, a medieval Greek name for Constantinople.