"son of God"

Ramses Origin and Meaning

The name Ramses is a boy's name meaning "son of God".

Ramses was the name of several kings in Ancient Egypt, including the long-reigning Ramses II, known as Ramses the Great. Unfortuntely, some may associate it with the condom brand name.

Ramses Popularity

Famous People Named Ramses

  • Ramses BardenAmerican NFL football player

Ramses in Pop Culture

  • Technically spelled RAMESSES when referring to the Egyptian pharaohs.
  • Ramesesspelling used in the movie "Prince of Egpyt"
  • Nickname of Amelia Peabody's son in Elizabeth Peters' mystery series