Romeo Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Romeo, which derives ultimately from the classical Greek adjective rhomaios (modern Greek romeos), originally denoting someone from the eastern Roman Empire, i.e. Byzantium, later someone from Rome itself, in particular someone who had been on a pilgrimage there, and finally someone who had made any pilgrimage, i.e. a pilgrim; from this last sense arose the personal name.

List of People with Surname Romeo

Based on our public records, there are a total of 2,683 people with the surname Romeo. Among these people surnamed Romeo, there are approximately 520 distinct names, with an average of 5 people who share the same name. James Romeo, Joseph Romeo and Mary Romeo are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Romeo, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that New York has the most people surnamed Romeo, with a total of 579 people, and there are a total of 277 distinct names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Romeo, with a total of 283 people and an average of 188 distinct names.