HOME | Contact/Privacy | Links

Proudly Hosted by JaguarPC.com

***

 

 

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)

***


More Names

A-Z Baby Names

Girl Names
A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z
 
Boy Names
A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z


***
a2z Menu

Books consulted

Privacy & Contact Info

Site Map


***
20kweb Menu
Special Categories
Butterfly Names, Dragon Names, Dream Names,
Evil Names,
Flower Names,
Funny Names, Rainbow Names, Secret Names, Shadow Names, Warrior Names, Weapon/Armor Names,
Weekday Names, Wolf Names & much more.

 
HOME
 
Copyright Info

  

 

***

Online since 1999.

Visitors since 2006

Visitors since
August 02, 2008

Web Design Copyrighted 20000-names.com