Roosevelt

Roosevelt - A very unique male name



  Nov 18,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Roosevelt, meaning rose field, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #130. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Roosevelt and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Roosevelt? 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 Roosevelt. The baby boy name Roosevelt was given to 8 baby boys in 2012, ranking #3234 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 205,132 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Roosevelt peaked in popularity 107 years ago in 1910 on position 130.



Famous with this name

Buddy Roosevelt
Henry Roosevelt
Philip Roosevelt


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Roosevelt is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Roosevelt is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #1,981 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,981.

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 Roosevelt is where you live.


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Roosevelt origin and meaning

Roosevelt is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means rose field. To see famous people named Roosevelt, pop culture references for the name Roosevelt and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Roosevelt

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

Rosevelt / Rosbel / Roosvelt /

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
20123234
20112627
20102122
20092804
20082340
20072705
20062011
20052573
20042947
20031825
20021844
20011781
20002115
19991344
19982281
19971208
19961377
19951108
19941065
1993921
1992870
1991841
1990797
1989770
1988743
1987736
1986729
1985683
1984644
1983659
1982639
1981636
1980575
1979594
1978635
1977566
1976529
1975549
1974510
1973524
1972504
1971480
1970464
1969458
1968430
1967430
1966423
1965406
1964392
1963367
1962382
1961376
1960352
1959355
1958344
1957313
1956296
1955294
1954284
1953288
1952280
1951284
1950269
1949261
1948270
1947290
1946280
1945233
1944236
1943232
1942229
1941207
1940203
1939205
1938194
1937189
1936178
1935179
1934149
1933132
1932170
1931243
1930235
1929247
1928246
1927256
1926257
1925264
1924286
1923267
1922284
1921281
1920290
1919271
1918290
1917303
1916271
1915293
1914253
1913228
1912196
1911154
1910130

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California1981

Even more about Roosevelt


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 Roosevelt 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 Roosevelt?

3 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
1910
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Roosevelt
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 205,132
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +8

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