Roxana

Roxana - A very unique female name



  May 30,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Roxana, meaning dawn; or, little star, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1931 on position #1801. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Roxana and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Roxana? 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 Roxana. The baby girl name Roxana was given to 92 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1541 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 15,361 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Roxana peaked in popularity 30 years ago in 1987 on position 616.



Famous with this name

Roxana Zal
Roxana Samadi
Roxana Stroe


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Roxana is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Roxana is currently topping the baby name charts in North Carolina at position #873 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,525.

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 Roxana is where you live.


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Roxana origin and meaning

Roxana is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means dawn; or, little star. To see famous people named Roxana, pop culture references for the name Roxana and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Roxana

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

Regina / Roxanne / Reagan / Roseann / Regan / Rosanne / Raegan / Rosanna / Roxanna / Roxann /

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
20121541
20111204
20101328
20091161
20081231
20071161
20061065
2005965
2004980
20031110
2002868
2001880
20001025
1999984
19981045
1997979
1996773
1995779
1994742
1993708
1992733
1991657
1990662
1989659
1988633
1987616
1986632
1985712
1984779
1983738
1982806
1981943
19801012
19791167
19781164
19771111
19761042
19751133
19741013
19731157
19721121
19711035
19701249
19691167
19681261
19671174
19661954
19651302
19641372
19631215
19621370
19611416
19601329
19591602
19581541
19571895
19561312
19551142
19541184
19531974
19521352
19511345
19501448
19491294
19481223
19471604
19461424
19451252
19441304
19431904
19411586
19361714
19341762
19311801

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
North Carolina873
California1148
Texas1150
Arizona1235
Virginia1308
Illinois1423
Georgia1669
Florida1925
New York2525

Even more about Roxana


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 Roxana 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 Roxana?

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
1987
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Roxana
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 15,361
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1931
2012 births +92

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