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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Ros"en
Consisting of roses; rosy.

From Middle English rosen, from Old English rōsen (“of roses; rosy”), equivalent to rose +‎ -en.

rosen was also found in the following language(s): Cornish, Danish, Japanese, Luxembourgish, Norwegian Bokmål, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Rosen

Rosen Plevneliev is a Minister of Regional Development, Public Works, and 4th President of Bulgaria. Rosen was born on May 14th, 1964 in Gotse Delchev, Blagoevgrad Province.


Rosen was born on May 10th, 1982 in Sofia.


Rosen Kirilov is a soccer player for the FC Bdin Vidin, PFC CSKA Sofia, PFC Litex Lovech, Adanaspor, APOP Kinyras FC, FC Vaslui, and Bulgaria national football team. Rosen was born on January 4th, 1973 in Vidin, Bulgaria.


Rosen Kolev is a soccer player for the FC Volga Nizhny Novgorod, PFC CSKA Sofia, FC Bdin Vidin, FC Kom Berkovitsa, PFC Cherno More Varna, FC Lyubimets 2007, PFC Montana, PFC Botev Plovdiv, and Bulgaria national under-21 football team. Rosen was born on July 4th, 1990 in Sofia. Rosen is also known as Росен Колев (Bulgarian).


Rosen Vankov is a soccer player for the OFC Etar Veliko Tarnovo, FC Etar 1924 Veliko Tarnovo, and POFC Botev Vratsa. Rosen was born on March 21st, 1985 in Bulgaria. Rosen is also known as Росен Ванков.


Rosen was born on August 16th, 1960 in Sofia.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Rosen

Michael Rosen is a children's literature and children's poetry writer. His most notable accomplishments were from 1974 to present. Michael was given the name Michael Wayne Rosen on May 7th, 1946 in Harrow, London.


Josh Rosen is a football player. Josh was born on February 10th, 1997 in Manhattan Beach, California.


Harold was born in 1926.



Hilary was born in 1958 in West Orange, New Jersey.


Beatrice Rosen is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 1998. Beatrice was born on November 29th, 1984 in New York City, New York, U.S. Beatrice is also known as Béatrice Rosen and Béatrice Rosenblatt.


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Popularity of Rosen as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rosen U.S.
  White 94.48% 64.26%
  African American 0.63% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.83% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.33% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.03% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.70% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rosen

People with the last name Rosen are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Rosen

  • How Popular is the name Rosen? As a last name Rosen was the 1,585th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Rosen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Rosen is Friday, February 11th, 1881.
  • How unique is the name Rosen? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Rosen. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Rosen: Your name in reverse order is Nesor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eosrn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rosen? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 22,596 people with the last name Rosen.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rosen? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Rosen as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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