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Popularity
21k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Roscoe

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Boys

How popular is the baby 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 379 5 374
1928 342 0 342
1929 349 0 349
1930 354 0 354
1931 260 0 260
1932 267 0 267
1933 270 0 270
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 207 0 207
1950 234 0 234
1951 210 0 210
1952 232 0 232
1953 201 0 201
1954 184 0 184
1955 171 0 171
1956 177 0 177
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
2015 71 0 71

Fun Facts about the name Roscoe

  • How many people with the first name Roscoe have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 21,444 babies born with the first name Roscoe in the United States. That's more than enough people named Roscoe to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Roscoe? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 90 new born babies.
  • When was Roscoe first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Roscoe is Tuesday, May 4th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Roscoe born? The highest recorded use of the first name Roscoe was in 1920 with a total of 605 babies.
  • Random Roscoe Factoid: According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Roscoe ranks 99th in popularity as a baby boy's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 24 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1917.
  • Weird things about the name Roscoe: Your name in reverse order is Eocsor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ooercs. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Roscoe as a first name

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Popularity of Roscoe as a last name

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Common last names for Roscoe

  • Smith
  • Williams
  • Johnson
  • Brown
  • Jones
  • Davis
  • Miller
  • Moore
  • Wilson
  • Taylor
  • Anderson
  • Thomas
  • Harris
  • Wright
  • White
  • Thompson
  • Baker
  • Robinson

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.

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.

  1. (slang) A handgun, particularly a revolver.

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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Other Inspirations for the Name Roscoe

Roscoe Bartlett
Roscoe Smith
Roscoe Howard
Roscoe Nix
Roscoe Tanner
Roscoe Dash
Roscoe Medical
Roscoe Orman
Roscoe Village Chicago
Roscoe Conkling

Alternative Meanings

Ris for relish, you seek a challenge.

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

Sis for serene, your calm time.

Cis for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

Ois for openness, it's refreshing!

Eis for eternal, your spirit will live.

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