Roxanne

Roxanne - A very unique female name



  Aug 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Roxanne, meaning dawn, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1926 on position #2015. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Roxanne and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Roxanne? 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 Roxanne. The baby girl name Roxanne was given to 194 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1021 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 7,285 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Roxanne peaked in popularity 63 years ago in 1954 on position 158.



Famous with this name

Roxanne Hart
Roxanne McKee
Roxanne Pallett


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Roxanne is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Roxanne is currently topping the baby name charts in Nevada at position #408 - and is the least popular in Illinois at position #1,595.

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 Roxanne is where you live.


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Roxanne origin and meaning

Roxanne is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means dawn. To see famous people named Roxanne, pop culture references for the name Roxanne and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Roxanne

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

Regina / Reagan / Roseann / Regan / Rosanne / Raegan / Rosanna / Roxanna / 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
20121021
20111089
20101100
20091029
20081114
20071221
20061205
20051100
20041070
20031147
20021117
20011150
2000960
1999910
1998856
1997809
1996672
1995640
1994615
1993543
1992439
1991403
1990337
1989279
1988219
1987250
1986305
1985285
1984320
1983291
1982279
1981290
1980283
1979281
1978312
1977320
1976331
1975310
1974315
1973323
1972289
1971275
1970288
1969267
1968265
1967268
1966244
1965240
1964239
1963220
1962218
1961202
1960192
1959202
1958206
1957197
1956171
1955165
1954158
1953178
1952187
1951238
1950300
1949437
1948468
1947509
1946546
1945527
1944545
1943566
1942696
1941638
1940797
1939808
19381019
1937861
1936926
19351775
19331743
19321833
19262015

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Nevada408
Texas616
California685
Kentucky720
Utah788
Arizona861
Virginia982
Tennessee1028
Washington1052
Georgia1130
Michigan1175
Ohio1198
Florida1388
New York1461
Illinois1595

Even more about Roxanne


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 Roxanne 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 Roxanne?

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
1954
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Roxanne
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 7,285
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1926
2012 births +194

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