Rosa

Rosa - A very unique female name



  May 30,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Rosa, meaning rose, a flower, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #83. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Rosa and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Rosa? 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 Rosa. The baby girl name Rosa was given to 417 baby girls in 2012, ranking #617 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,389 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Rosa peaked in popularity 107 years ago in 1910 on position 83.



Famous with this name

Rosa Ortiz
Rosa García
Rosa Salazar


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Rosa is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Rosa is currently topping the baby name charts in New Mexico at position #364 - and is the least popular in Michigan at position #1,172.

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 Rosa is where you live.


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Rosa origin and meaning

Rosa is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means rose, a flower. To see famous people named Rosa, pop culture references for the name Rosa and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Rosa

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

Rose / Rosie / Reese / Rocio / Roxie / Rikki / Reece / Rosia / Rosio / Risa /

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
2012617
2011615
2010568
2009487
2008454
2007434
2006392
2005402
2004421
2003384
2002341
2001331
2000315
1999314
1998278
1997299
1996294
1995278
1994227
1993224
1992236
1991245
1990246
1989241
1988263
1987264
1986266
1985255
1984255
1983238
1982219
1981219
1980208
1979232
1978234
1977231
1976215
1975205
1974206
1973207
1972216
1971223
1970224
1969217
1968224
1967225
1966219
1965227
1964223
1963222
1962213
1961212
1960197
1959200
1958189
1957181
1956168
1955170
1954168
1953162
1952162
1951160
1950156
1949156
1948149
1947167
1946168
1945147
1944148
1943154
1942157
1941155
1940148
1939150
1938147
1937152
1936146
1935137
1934136
1933132
1932131
1931138
1930130
1929129
1928125
1927124
1926126
1925125
1924130
1923131
1922124
1921132
1920117
1919111
1918117
1917122
1916121
1915116
1914106
1913101
191294
191192
191083

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Mexico364
Virginia484
California485
New York494
Washington530
Ohio532
Florida550
North Carolina559
Texas573
Arkansas582
Tennessee602
Pennsylvania620
Maryland621
Kentucky636
Georgia639
Oklahoma665
New Jersey673
Colorado687
Missouri706
Oregon708
Illinois767
Arizona777
South Carolina780
Minnesota786
Michigan1172

Even more about Rosa


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 Rosa 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 female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Rosa?

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
1910
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Rosa
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,389
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +417

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