Rosetta

First Name
28k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
549
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Rosetta

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

Wiktionary

Italian rosetta.

  1. A floral pattern in latte art.

rosetta was also found in the following language(s): Italian

Notable Persons With the Name Rosetta

Piper Laurie is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 1950. Piper was given the name Rosetta Jacobs on January 22nd, 1932 in Detroit, Michigan, U.S.

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Sister Rosetta Tharpe was a gospel music, jazz, blues, rock, roll, and rhythm singing and guitarist. She plays Guitar, Electric guitar, and Vocals. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1919 to present. Sister was given the name Rosetta Nubin on March 20th, 1915 in Cotton Plant, Arkansas, United States. She breathed her last breath on October 9th, 1973.

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Rosetta LeNoire was an actor, theatrical producer, talent agent, actress, producer, and casting agent. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1939 to 1998. Rosetta was given the name Rosetta Olive Burton on August 8th, 1911 in New York City, New York, U.S. She left this life on March 17th, 2002.

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Rosetta Cutolo is a noteworthy human. Rosetta was born in 1937.

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Rosetta Hightower was a rhythm, blues, and pop music singing. She plays Human voice. Rosetta was given the name Rosetta Jeanette Hightower on June 23rd, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. Rosetta is also known as Rosetta Hightower Green. She passed away on August 2nd, 2014.

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Rosetta Cammeniti is a leading somebody.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Rosetta

Angelo Rosetta is a leading individual.

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Virginio Rosetta was a soccer player for the F.C. Pro Vercelli 1892, Juventus F.C., and Italy national football team. Virginio was born on February 25th, 1902 in Vercelli. He passed away on March 31st, 1975.

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How popular is the baby 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 442 442 0
1925 444 444 0
1926 463 463 0
1927 465 459 6
1928 417 417 0
1929 422 422 0
1930 421 421 0
1931 374 369 5
1932 404 399 5
1933 382 382 0
1934 408 400 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 458 458 0
1947 518 518 0
1948 578 578 0
1949 550 550 0
1950 483 483 0
1951 449 449 0
1952 435 435 0
1953 407 407 0
1954 379 379 0
1955 355 355 0
1956 383 383 0
1957 313 313 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 113 113 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
2015 38 38 0

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Popularity of Rosetta as a first name

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Popularity of Rosetta as a last name

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Common last names for Rosetta

  • Williams
  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Brown
  • Jones
  • Davis
  • Jackson
  • Harris
  • Wilson
  • Thomas
  • Miller
  • Taylor
  • Robinson
  • Walker
  • Martin
  • Moore
  • Lewis

Common first names for Rosetta

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rosetta U.S.
  White 59.74% 64.26%
  African American 7.65% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 26.96% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.37% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rosetta

People with the last name Rosetta are most frequently White or American Indian and Alaska Native

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Fun Facts about the name Rosetta

  • How Popular is the name Rosetta? Rosetta is the 1,403rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Rosetta was the 39,960th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rosetta have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 27,748 babies born with the first name Rosetta in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rosetta to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rosetta? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 46 new born babies.
  • When was Rosetta first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rosetta is Saturday, October 9th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Rosetta born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rosetta was in 1948 with a total of 578 babies.
  • Random Rosetta Factoid: According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rosetta ranks 100th 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.
  • Weird things about the name Rosetta: Your name in reverse order is Attesor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Traseot. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rosetta? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 549 people with the last name Rosetta.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rosetta? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Rosetta as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Rosetta's Have Visited This Page?

What does the name Rosetta mean?

Ris for responsible, honoring your obligations

Ois for openness, it's refreshing!

Sis for smile, it gives you face value.

Eis for exquisite, who could argue?

Tis for treat, that you always are.

Tis for talent, hidden or not.

Ais for affectionate, to those that matter most to you

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.