Roslyn

Roslyn - A very unique female name



  Jul 21,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Roslyn appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #759. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Roslyn and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Roslyn? 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 Roslyn. The baby girl name Roslyn was given to 81 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1616 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 17,448 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Roslyn peaked in popularity 90 years ago in 1927 on position 389.



Famous with this name

Roslyn Gentle
Barbara Roslyn
Roslyn Curry


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Rating: 4/5 (5 people)


Roslyn is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Roslyn is currently topping the baby name charts in Massachusetts at position #778 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,176.

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 Roslyn is where you live.


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Roslyn origin and meaning

Roslyn is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Roslyn, pop culture references for the name Roslyn and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Roslyn

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

Rosalind / Rosalyn / Rosalinda / Roselyn / Rosalina / Rosaline / Rosalynn / Roselynn / Roseline / Roselin /

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
20121616
20111559
20101996
20092151
20082054
20072784
20063310
20053780
20042584
20033363
20024107
20012716
20002497
19992863
19982847
19974643
19962682
19951918
19931804
19922115
19912522
19902324
19892469
19881736
19872199
19861635
19851629
19841360
19831712
19821554
19811369
19801360
19791367
19781399
19771163
19761133
19751040
19741002
1973908
1972874
1971809
1970722
1969710
1968717
1967685
1966618
1965564
1964575
1963591
1962562
1961577
1960564
1959535
1958518
1957514
1956483
1955528
1954577
1953557
1952508
1951552
1950494
1949558
1948544
1947530
1946562
1945536
1944563
1943532
1942533
1941541
1940564
1939571
1938531
1937592
1936531
1935535
1934535
1933512
1932461
1931409
1930409
1929432
1928409
1927389
1926420
1925417
1924434
1923413
1922431
1921435
1920448
1919486
1918502
1917491
1916515
1915541
1914537
1913583
1912634
1911616
1910759

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Massachusetts778
Washington832
Tennessee1027
Arizona1234
North Carolina1332
Pennsylvania1358
Ohio1374
Illinois1594
California1669
Texas2092
New York2176

Even more about Roslyn


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 Roslyn 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 Roslyn?

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
1927
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Roslyn
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 17,448
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +81

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