Ramírez (surname)

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Ramírez
Family name
Armas de Ramírez.gif
Coat of arms of one Ramirez family
Pronunciation Spanish: [raˈmiɾeθ]
in Latin America: [raˈmiɾes]
Meaning "son of Ramiro"
Region of origin Castile
Language(s) of origin Spanish

Ramírez is a patronymic Spanish surname meaning "son of Ramiro". Its correct spelling in Spanish is with an acute accent on the i, which is often omitted in English writing. It is the 28th most common surname in Spain. It is also the 42nd most common surname in the U.S. and the 9th most common in Mexico.

People with this name include: