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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #1582 most popular

What does the name "Roscoe" mean?

Roscoe (English): From the deer forest

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

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

C is for calm, a pleasant trait.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

Your name in reverse order is "Eocsor". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oseorc". 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.

How popular is the name "Roscoe" in the U.S.?


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 first appeared 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 1949 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Roscoe" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 12 babies in California have the same name as you in 1949. Across the entire United States a total of only 208 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Roscoe popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Roscoe in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Roscoe

Roscoe Lee Browne

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


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.


Past life for Roscoe born Feb 7, 2006

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 Romania approximately on 1675. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.