Rose

Rose - A very unique female name



  Feb 25,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Rose, meaning rose, a flower, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #16. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Rose and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Rose? 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 Rose. The baby girl name Rose was given to 1,207 baby girls in 2012, ranking #260 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,171 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Rose peaked in popularity 106 years ago in 1911 on position 14.



Famous with this name

Rose Byrne
Ruby Rose
Rose McIver


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Rose is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Rose is currently topping the baby name charts in Maine at position #96 - and is the least popular in Louisiana at position #575.

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 Rose is where you live.


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Rose origin and meaning

Rose is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means rose, a flower. To see famous people named Rose, pop culture references for the name Rose and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Rose

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

Rosa / 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
2012260
2011290
2010339
2009349
2008345
2007349
2006345
2005329
2004354
2003362
2002327
2001299
2000298
1999278
1998294
1997395
1996381
1995339
1994339
1993351
1992320
1991309
1990302
1989297
1988289
1987290
1986300
1985260
1984238
1983234
1982232
1981231
1980230
1979265
1978259
1977258
1976244
1975256
1974239
1973232
1972211
1971211
1970182
1969171
1968165
1967152
1966141
1965133
1964121
1963118
1962116
1961111
196098
195988
195878
195769
195664
195554
195454
195359
195262
195165
195069
194966
194863
194765
194660
194554
194452
194350
194250
194149
194044
193942
193839
193738
193637
193537
193437
193335
193233
193130
193029
192926
192823
192723
192625
192527
192425
192323
192223
192120
192020
191919
191817
191716
191615
191516
191415
191314
191215
191114
191016

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Maine96
Massachusetts133
New Hampshire162
District of Columbia164
Rhode Island169
Washington173
Hawaii180
Nebraska182
Arizona187
Oregon187
Alaska189
Minnesota190
North Dakota205
Montana209
New York212
Wisconsin212
Ohio217
Illinois218
Kansas229
Pennsylvania230
California237
Utah247
Connecticut276
Michigan277
Idaho282
Missouri294
Oklahoma301
Virginia319
North Carolina323
Texas325
Maryland326
Florida329
Colorado350
Georgia351
New Mexico363
New Jersey364
Indiana391
Tennessee419
Arkansas430
Iowa440
South Carolina461
Nevada467
Kentucky497
Alabama538
Louisiana575

Even more about Rose


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 Rose 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 Rose?

1 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
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Rose
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,171
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +1,207

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