Roxanna

Roxanna - A very unique female name



  Jan 21,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Roxanna, meaning little star, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1059. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Roxanna and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Roxanna? 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 Roxanna. The baby girl name Roxanna was given to 73 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1708 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 19,360 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Roxanna peaked in popularity 63 years ago in 1954 on position 602.



Famous with this name

Roxanna Hibdon
Roxanna Raanan
Roxanna Hope


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Roxanna is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Roxanna is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #897 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #1,926.

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 Roxanna is where you live.


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Roxanna origin and meaning

Roxanna is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means little star. To see famous people named Roxanna, pop culture references for the name Roxanna and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Roxanna

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

Regina / Roxanne / Reagan / Roseann / Regan / Rosanne / Raegan / Rosanna / Roxana / 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
20121708
20111616
20101536
20091472
20081538
20071571
20061541
20051532
20041369
20031308
20021392
20011231
20001433
19991306
19981397
19971379
19961094
19951057
19941044
19931013
19921113
1991943
1990880
1989776
1988641
1987656
1986857
1985860
1984902
1983799
1982871
1981873
19801137
1979969
19781198
19771007
1976998
1975962
19741157
1973928
1972840
1971857
1970884
1969794
1968832
1967864
1966758
1965757
1964800
1963639
1962705
1961620
1960662
1959792
1958797
1957814
1956670
1955680
1954602
1953684
1952746
1951670
1950735
1949893
1948923
1947989
1946946
19451016
19441007
1943858
19421861
19411405
19391207
19381265
19371102
19361189
19351774
19301870
19291926
19232046
19221570
19191695
19171864
19131059

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California897
Arizona1070
Texas1330
Pennsylvania1559
Florida1926

Even more about Roxanna


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 Roxanna 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 Roxanna?

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
1954
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Roxanna
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 19,360
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1913
2012 births +73

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