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28k
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since 1880

Rosetta

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Italian
  • Meaning: Little Rose
  • #1388 All Time
Girls
Boys

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 46 46 0
1881 49 49 0
1882 45 45 0
1883 39 39 0
1884 46 46 0
1885 41 41 0
1886 61 61 0
1887 42 42 0
1888 61 61 0
1889 66 66 0
1890 59 59 0
1891 64 64 0
1892 72 72 0
1893 73 73 0
1894 69 69 0
1895 84 84 0
1896 77 77 0
1897 70 70 0
1898 77 77 0
1899 97 97 0
1900 132 132 0
1901 94 94 0
1902 99 99 0
1903 86 86 0
1904 105 105 0
1905 133 133 0
1906 118 118 0
1907 124 124 0
1908 119 119 0
1909 133 133 0
1910 176 176 0
1911 176 176 0
1912 240 240 0
1913 227 227 0
1914 278 278 0
1915 293 293 0
1916 344 339 5
1917 362 362 0
1918 379 379 0
1919 418 418 0
1920 418 418 0
1921 417 417 0
1922 445 445 0
1923 427 427 0
1924 441 441 0
1925 444 444 0
1926 464 464 0
1927 465 459 6
1928 417 417 0
1929 422 422 0
1930 421 421 0
1931 374 369 5
1932 405 400 5
1933 381 381 0
1934 407 399 8
1935 516 516 0
1936 508 502 6
1937 494 485 9
1938 511 511 0
1939 479 479 0
1940 464 464 0
1941 435 435 0
1942 487 487 0
1943 441 441 0
1944 475 475 0
1945 394 394 0
1946 457 457 0
1947 518 518 0
1948 578 578 0
1949 550 550 0
1950 483 483 0
1951 450 450 0
1952 435 435 0
1953 407 407 0
1954 379 379 0
1955 355 355 0
1956 382 382 0
1957 312 312 0
1958 312 312 0
1959 302 302 0
1960 298 298 0
1961 269 269 0
1962 218 218 0
1963 210 210 0
1964 238 238 0
1965 202 202 0
1966 224 224 0
1967 202 202 0
1968 165 165 0
1969 188 188 0
1970 152 152 0
1971 148 148 0
1972 153 153 0
1973 119 119 0
1974 112 112 0
1975 97 97 0
1976 89 89 0
1977 79 79 0
1978 73 73 0
1979 75 75 0
1980 79 79 0
1981 81 81 0
1982 80 80 0
1983 62 62 0
1984 50 50 0
1985 56 56 0
1986 62 62 0
1987 74 74 0
1988 84 84 0
1989 72 72 0
1990 58 58 0
1991 41 41 0
1992 57 57 0
1993 52 52 0
1994 49 49 0
1995 38 38 0
1996 33 33 0
1997 28 28 0
1998 58 58 0
1999 28 28 0
2000 42 42 0
2001 28 28 0
2002 23 23 0
2003 27 27 0
2004 31 31 0
2005 19 19 0
2006 33 33 0
2007 30 30 0
2008 35 35 0
2009 40 40 0
2010 34 34 0
2011 25 25 0
2012 40 40 0
2013 51 51 0
2014 49 49 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Rosetta? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 27,706 babies born with the name Rosetta in the United States. That's more than enough Rosettas to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 46 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rosetta" was in 1948 with a total of 578 babies.

According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rosetta" ranks #100 in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 7 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1917. Across the entire United States a total of 362 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Rosetta popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Italian

Origin and Meaning of Rosetta

The name "Rosetta" is of Italian origin, and it means "Little Rose". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Piper Laurie

Piper Laurie is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1950 to present. Piper was born in 1932 as Rosetta Jacobs in Detroit, Michigan, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

S is for serious, not always joking.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

T is for talent, hidden or not.

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

A is for activities, for you have many.

Your name in reverse order is "Attesor". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Etsrtoa". 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 Rosetta born Apr 29, 1928

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 Southern Japan approximately on 1050. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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