Rosalia

First Name
7k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
223
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Rosalia

"Rosalia" is a name of Latin origin, and it means "Rose". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun ‖Ro*sa"li*a
A form of melody in which a phrase or passage is successively repeated, each time a step or half step higher; a melodic sequence.

Etymology: Cf. F. rosalie

Wiktionary
  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Rosalie.

Notable Persons Named Rosalia

Rosalia was born on December 13th, 1918 in Palermo. Rosalia is also known as Sleeping Beauty of the Capuchin Catacombs. She breathed her last breath in 2013.

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Rosalía was given the name Rosalía Mera Goyenechea on January 28th, 1944 in A Coruña. She died on August 15th, 2013.

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Rosalía de Castro was a poet. Rosalía was given the name María Rosalía Rita de Castro on February 24th, 1837 in Santiago de Compostela. She left this life on July 15th, 1885.

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Rosalía Arteaga is a (Acting), President of Ecuador, Vice President of Ecuador, and List of heads of state of Ecuador. Rosalía was born on December 5th, 1956 in Cuenca, Ecuador.

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Rosalia Samoilovna Zemlyachka was a politician. Rosalia was born on March 20th, 1876 in Kiev. She breathed her last breath on January 21st, 1947.

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Rosalia de Souza is a bossa nova musician. She plays Vocals. Rosalia was born Rosalia de Souza on July 4th, 1966 in Nilópolis.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Rosalia

Saint Rosalia is a saint. She holds the title Virgin. Saint was born in 1130 in Palermo.

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Revy Rosalia is a soccer player for the VV Baronie, ADO Den Haag, HFC Haarlem, FC Oss, and Netherlands Antilles national football team. Revy was born on December 9th, 1982 in Rotterdam.

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Benito Rosalia Jr. is an athlete for the Agila F.C.

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How popular is the baby name Rosalia in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 9 9 0
1881 10 10 0
1882 8 8 0
1883 8 8 0
1884 6 6 0
1885 5 5 0
1886 5 5 0
1887 12 12 0
1888 7 7 0
1889 10 10 0
1890 9 9 0
1891 13 13 0
1892 15 15 0
1893 9 9 0
1894 23 23 0
1895 18 18 0
1896 16 16 0
1897 28 28 0
1898 16 16 0
1899 20 20 0
1900 27 27 0
1901 22 22 0
1902 13 13 0
1903 25 25 0
1904 18 18 0
1905 25 25 0
1906 30 30 0
1907 27 27 0
1908 28 28 0
1909 28 28 0
1910 30 30 0
1911 29 29 0
1912 46 46 0
1913 59 59 0
1914 60 60 0
1915 92 92 0
1916 77 77 0
1917 93 93 0
1918 81 81 0
1919 59 59 0
1920 75 75 0
1921 71 71 0
1922 67 67 0
1923 73 73 0
1924 81 81 0
1925 71 71 0
1926 54 54 0
1927 71 71 0
1928 59 59 0
1929 56 56 0
1930 46 46 0
1931 48 48 0
1932 51 51 0
1933 38 38 0
1934 39 39 0
1935 30 30 0
1936 39 39 0
1937 24 24 0
1938 43 43 0
1939 37 37 0
1940 27 27 0
1941 32 32 0
1942 35 35 0
1943 40 40 0
1944 29 29 0
1945 32 32 0
1946 35 35 0
1947 26 26 0
1948 49 49 0
1949 50 50 0
1950 53 53 0
1951 39 39 0
1952 52 52 0
1953 47 47 0
1954 39 39 0
1955 36 36 0
1956 46 46 0
1957 56 56 0
1958 50 50 0
1959 53 53 0
1960 52 52 0
1961 54 54 0
1962 60 60 0
1963 51 51 0
1964 68 68 0
1965 56 56 0
1966 51 51 0
1967 57 57 0
1968 62 62 0
1969 61 61 0
1970 60 60 0
1971 66 66 0
1972 51 51 0
1973 64 64 0
1974 66 66 0
1975 63 63 0
1976 68 68 0
1977 66 66 0
1978 63 63 0
1979 122 122 0
1980 95 95 0
1981 102 102 0
1982 110 110 0
1983 68 68 0
1984 78 78 0
1985 58 58 0
1986 68 68 0
1987 54 54 0
1988 54 54 0
1989 74 74 0
1990 78 78 0
1991 77 77 0
1992 79 79 0
1993 52 52 0
1994 87 87 0
1995 79 79 0
1996 76 76 0
1997 73 73 0
1998 57 57 0
1999 71 71 0
2000 74 74 0
2001 79 79 0
2002 81 81 0
2003 73 73 0
2004 74 74 0
2005 86 86 0
2006 87 87 0
2007 86 86 0
2008 69 69 0
2009 93 93 0
2010 79 79 0
2011 91 91 0
2012 98 98 0
2013 128 128 0
2014 120 120 0
2015 139 139 0
2016 132 132 0
2017 141 141 0

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Popularity of Rosalia as a first name

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Popularity of Rosalia as a last name

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Common last names for Rosalia

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rosalia U.S.
  White 70.85% 64.26%
  African American 2.69% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 4.93% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.93% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 16.59% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rosalia

People with the last name Rosalia are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Rosalia

  • What name lists does Rosalia rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Rosalia? Rosalia is the 2,969th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rosalia was the 84,136th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rosalia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,496 babies born with the first name Rosalia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rosalia to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rosalia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Rosalia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rosalia is Saturday, April 25th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Rosalia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rosalia was in 2017 with a total of 141 babies.
  • Random Rosalia Factoid: According to the 1972 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rosalia is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 11 babies in California have the same name as you in 1972.
  • Weird things about the name Rosalia: Your name in reverse order is Ailasor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Laroisa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rosalia? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 223 people with the last name Rosalia.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rosalia? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Rosalia as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.