Rocco

Rocco - A very unique male name



  Sep 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Rocco, meaning rest, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #293. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Rocco and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Rocco? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Rocco. The baby boy name Rocco was given to 654 baby boys in 2012, ranking #412 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,509 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Rocco peaked in popularity 106 years ago in 1911 on position 259.



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Rocco is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Rocco is currently topping the baby name charts in Connecticut at position #166 - and is the least popular in North Carolina at position #1,056.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Rocco is where you live.


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Rocco origin and meaning

Rocco is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means rest. To see famous people named Rocco, pop culture references for the name Rocco and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Rocco

We've found the following names that sound similar to Rocco, sorted by popularity.

Ricky / Rick / Ross / Rickey / Rex / Rocky / Royce / Roscoe / Rickie / Reece /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012412
2011408
2010393
2009387
2008421
2007449
2006483
2005543
2004539
2003661
2002739
2001724
20001054
19991152
19981102
19971002
19961002
1995880
1994900
1993860
1992862
1991914
1990796
1989802
1988803
1987730
1986752
1985714
1984692
1983675
1982677
1981671
1980653
1979583
1978703
1977649
1976642
1975706
1974631
1973643
1972635
1971634
1970632
1969586
1968573
1967572
1966566
1965550
1964542
1963548
1962549
1961544
1960498
1959491
1958486
1957463
1956453
1955472
1954484
1953468
1952475
1951475
1950479
1949461
1948470
1947479
1946509
1945487
1944511
1943480
1942448
1941467
1940485
1939448
1938447
1937458
1936400
1935380
1934402
1933352
1932380
1931366
1930359
1929321
1928323
1927307
1926315
1925312
1924295
1923300
1922279
1921295
1920278
1919290
1918306
1917279
1916285
1915277
1914303
1913274
1912307
1911259
1910293

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Connecticut166
Pennsylvania196
New Jersey197
Delaware201
Massachusetts246
New York269
Ohio276
Illinois282
Michigan326
Florida355
Minnesota371
California374
Maryland387
Nebraska435
Iowa436
Nevada442
Oregon495
Arizona532
Oklahoma552
Indiana557
Washington570
Colorado570
Georgia609
South Carolina699
Utah703
Louisiana734
Wisconsin746
Virginia821
Missouri827
Texas950
Tennessee995
North Carolina1056

Even more about Rocco


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Rocco a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Rocco?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1911
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Rocco
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 2,509
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +654

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