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Origin of the name RAMIRO.
Etymology of the name RAMIRO.
Meaning of the baby name RAMIRO.


RAMIRO.  Spanish and Italian.  Derivation uncertain.  Perhaps from Gothic Ricimer (q.v.), meaning "great king"; but more probably from Teutonic Raginmar (q.v.), meaning "great judgment." (History of Christian Names, Yonge, 1884).

     Ramiro I., King of Asturias, was a son of Bermudez.  He began to reign in 842 A.D., and defeated the Normans in 843.  Died in 850. 
     Ramiro II., King of Asturias and Leon, began to reign about 930 A.D.  He defeated a large army of the caliph Abderrahman III. in 939 A.D. on the plain of Simancas.  Died in 950 A.D.
     Rampinelli, (Ramiro,) an Italian mathematician, born at Breacia in 1697; died at Milan in 1759. (Universal Pronouncing Dictionary of Biography and Mythology, Thomas, 1905)


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