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Roselle

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1894 5 5 0
1895 9 9 0
1897 5 5 0
1898 5 5 0
1899 6 6 0
1900 12 12 0
1901 5 5 0
1902 8 8 0
1903 6 6 0
1904 9 9 0
1905 9 9 0
1906 6 6 0
1907 10 10 0
1908 15 15 0
1909 12 12 0
1910 16 16 0
1911 9 9 0
1912 17 17 0
1913 19 19 0
1914 33 33 0
1915 33 33 0
1916 38 38 0
1917 36 36 0
1918 33 33 0
1919 52 52 0
1920 29 29 0
1921 34 34 0
1922 32 32 0
1923 49 49 0
1924 29 29 0
1925 45 45 0
1926 27 27 0
1927 29 29 0
1928 39 39 0
1929 40 40 0
1930 21 21 0
1931 31 31 0
1932 21 21 0
1933 23 23 0
1934 19 19 0
1935 22 22 0
1936 14 14 0
1937 24 24 0
1938 23 23 0
1939 20 20 0
1940 13 13 0
1941 17 17 0
1942 32 32 0
1943 18 18 0
1944 16 16 0
1945 13 13 0
1946 22 22 0
1947 18 18 0
1948 21 21 0
1949 23 23 0
1950 18 18 0
1951 20 20 0
1952 21 21 0
1953 17 17 0
1954 15 15 0
1955 22 22 0
1956 35 35 0
1957 34 34 0
1958 33 33 0
1959 19 19 0
1960 16 16 0
1961 23 23 0
1962 25 25 0
1963 25 25 0
1964 16 16 0
1965 15 15 0
1966 8 8 0
1967 9 9 0
1968 14 14 0
1969 13 13 0
1970 16 16 0
1971 20 20 0
1972 17 17 0
1973 15 15 0
1974 10 10 0
1975 21 21 0
1976 7 7 0
1977 13 13 0
1978 16 16 0
1979 11 11 0
1980 5 5 0
1981 8 8 0
1982 12 12 0
1983 8 8 0
1984 5 5 0
1985 5 5 0
1986 6 6 0
1987 9 9 0
1988 7 7 0
1989 5 5 0
1991 8 8 0
1992 5 5 0
1993 10 10 0
1994 7 7 0
1995 10 10 0
1996 8 8 0
1997 5 5 0
1998 8 8 0
1999 6 6 0
2002 6 6 0
2003 7 7 0
2004 8 8 0
2005 9 9 0
2006 5 5 0
2010 7 7 0
2011 6 6 0
2012 10 10 0
2013 16 16 0
2014 7 7 0
2015 19 19 0

Fun Facts about the name Roselle

  • How many people with the first name Roselle have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,953 babies born with the first name Roselle in the United States. That's more than enough people named Roselle to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Roselle? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1894 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Roselle first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Roselle is Sunday, November 12th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Roselle born? The highest recorded use of the first name Roselle was in 1919 with a total of 52 babies.
  • Random Roselle Factoid: According to the 1942 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Roselle is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 8 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1942.
  • Weird things about the name Roselle: Your name in reverse order is Ellesor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lrsoele. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Roselle? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 857 people with the last name Roselle.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Roselle? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Roselle as their last name since less than 1 person in 345k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Roselle as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Roselle U.S.
  White 84.83% 64.26%
  African American 8.28% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.17% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.93% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.80% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.98% 16.26%

Of Last Name Roselle

People with the last name Roselle are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Ro*selle"
a malvaceous plant (Hibiscus Sabdariffa) cultivated in the east and West Indies for its fleshy calyxes, which are used for making tarts and jelly and an acid drink.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. East Indian sparsely prickly annual herb or perennial subshrub widely cultivated for its fleshy calyxes used in tarts and jelly and for its bast fiber

rose +‎ -elle

  1. Hibiscus sabdariffa, an edible flower in the hibiscus family used to make hibiscus tea, also known as agua de jamaica or sorrel.
    I planted some in the garden so I can start making my own hibiscus tea instead of relying on processed agua de jaimaica powders.

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What does the name Roselle mean?

Ris for rock star, let it out!

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

Sis for scholar, the brilliant in you.

Eis for enrich, a quality you share.

Lis for lofty, your ambitions are high!

Lis for life, that you live so well.

Eis for eager, let's get started!

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