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Roscoe

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From the deer forest
  • #1582 All Time
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How popular is the name "Roscoe" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 90 0 90
1881 102 0 102
1882 81 0 81
1883 92 0 92
1884 92 0 92
1885 98 0 98
1886 88 0 88
1887 102 0 102
1888 141 0 141
1889 83 0 83
1890 99 0 99
1891 71 0 71
1892 96 0 96
1893 88 0 88
1894 90 0 90
1895 91 0 91
1896 84 0 84
1897 74 0 74
1898 73 0 73
1899 84 0 84
1900 96 0 96
1901 87 0 87
1902 90 0 90
1903 69 0 69
1904 98 0 98
1905 87 0 87
1906 90 0 90
1907 95 0 95
1908 97 0 97
1909 107 0 107
1910 136 0 136
1911 127 0 127
1912 264 0 264
1913 301 0 301
1914 361 0 361
1915 505 0 505
1916 494 0 494
1917 468 0 468
1918 561 0 561
1919 586 0 586
1920 605 0 605
1921 549 0 549
1922 505 0 505
1923 476 0 476
1924 444 0 444
1925 454 0 454
1926 405 0 405
1927 380 5 375
1928 341 0 341
1929 349 0 349
1930 354 0 354
1931 260 0 260
1932 266 0 266
1933 271 0 271
1934 273 0 273
1935 237 0 237
1936 241 0 241
1937 221 0 221
1938 223 0 223
1939 232 0 232
1940 213 0 213
1941 277 0 277
1942 227 0 227
1943 242 0 242
1944 249 0 249
1945 226 0 226
1946 222 0 222
1947 226 0 226
1948 235 0 235
1949 208 0 208
1950 234 0 234
1951 209 0 209
1952 232 0 232
1953 201 0 201
1954 184 0 184
1955 172 0 172
1956 176 0 176
1957 189 0 189
1958 154 0 154
1959 174 0 174
1960 157 0 157
1961 131 0 131
1962 137 0 137
1963 123 0 123
1964 112 0 112
1965 91 0 91
1966 109 0 109
1967 91 0 91
1968 84 0 84
1969 76 0 76
1970 89 0 89
1971 74 0 74
1972 75 0 75
1973 72 0 72
1974 85 0 85
1975 66 0 66
1976 85 0 85
1977 73 0 73
1978 81 0 81
1979 70 0 70
1980 77 0 77
1981 80 0 80
1982 75 0 75
1983 71 0 71
1984 56 0 56
1985 52 0 52
1986 68 0 68
1987 53 0 53
1988 45 0 45
1989 58 0 58
1990 44 0 44
1991 49 0 49
1992 45 0 45
1993 31 0 31
1994 40 0 40
1995 34 0 34
1996 22 0 22
1997 22 0 22
1998 25 0 25
1999 32 0 32
2000 33 0 33
2001 30 0 30
2002 36 0 36
2003 35 0 35
2004 40 0 40
2005 38 0 38
2006 29 0 29
2007 33 0 33
2008 47 0 47
2009 42 0 42
2010 44 0 44
2011 47 0 47
2012 55 0 55
2013 60 0 60
2014 70 0 70

Want to know about the populiarty of Roscoe? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 21,373 babies born with the name Roscoe in the United States. That's more than enough Roscoes to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 90 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Roscoe" was in 1920 with a total of 605 babies.

According to the 1921 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Roscoe" ranks #70 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Delaware. Imagine that, 6 babies in Delaware have the same name as you in 1921. Across the entire United States a total of 549 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Roscoe popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Roscoe" mean? The list below shows the origins of Roscoe as well as things modernly associated with the name Roscoe such as celebrities named Roscoe.

English

Origin and Meaning of Roscoe

The name "Roscoe" is of English origin, and it means "From the deer forest". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Roscoe Lee Browne

Roscoe Lee Browne is an actor and stage director with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1961 to 2007. Roscoe was born in 1925 in Woodbury, New Jersey, U.S.

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Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle

Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle is an actor, comedian, director, and screenwriter with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1904 to 1933. Roscoe was born in 1887 as Roscoe Conkling Arbuckle in Smith Center, Kansas, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

S is for strength, there when needed.

C is for compatible, a friend's friend.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

Your name in reverse order is "Eocsor". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Coerso". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Roscoe born Apr 21, 1994

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Thailand approximately on 1575. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

Name poster for Roscoe

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