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3k
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since 1880
Last Name
348
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Rossie

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  • A submission from Georgia, United States says the name Rossie means "Irish English.A spirited, outspoken, or independent woman.1920s; earliest use found in James Joyce (1882-1941), writer. From Irish rasai (pronounced/ra:si:/) vagrant, gossip, traveller woman, hussy, perhaps from rasaighe, genitive singular of rasach, in the same sense, of uncertain origin." and is of ??? origin.

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Alt. Meaning

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

S is for success, in all you will do.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1883 7 7 0
1885 10 10 0
1886 15 15 0
1887 14 14 0
1888 17 17 0
1889 14 14 0
1890 13 13 0
1891 28 23 5
1892 18 13 5
1893 16 16 0
1894 16 16 0
1895 25 25 0
1896 25 20 5
1897 19 12 7
1898 18 18 0
1899 14 14 0
1900 37 27 10
1901 17 17 0
1902 19 13 6
1903 21 21 0
1904 21 21 0
1905 14 14 0
1906 28 21 7
1907 28 23 5
1908 14 14 0
1909 35 28 7
1910 31 26 5
1911 14 14 0
1912 41 31 10
1913 36 26 10
1914 69 53 16
1915 55 36 19
1916 49 33 16
1917 54 38 16
1918 53 40 13
1919 90 63 27
1920 62 42 20
1921 60 42 18
1922 41 29 12
1923 38 27 11
1924 50 37 13
1925 53 43 10
1926 42 34 8
1927 39 27 12
1928 53 34 19
1929 41 25 16
1930 37 21 16
1931 31 21 10
1932 39 18 21
1933 36 29 7
1934 43 32 11
1935 39 21 18
1936 26 18 8
1937 22 13 9
1938 30 17 13
1939 22 15 7
1940 19 12 7
1941 19 10 9
1942 31 19 12
1943 28 19 9
1944 23 12 11
1945 19 8 11
1946 25 12 13
1947 29 14 15
1948 30 17 13
1949 21 13 8
1950 26 14 12
1951 23 14 9
1952 21 11 10
1953 18 10 8
1954 12 0 12
1955 22 11 11
1956 15 5 10
1957 16 10 6
1958 26 14 12
1959 5 0 5
1960 21 8 13
1961 13 13 0
1962 6 0 6
1963 6 0 6
1964 11 6 5
1965 14 6 8
1966 18 6 12
1967 6 0 6
1968 9 0 9
1969 5 5 0
1970 16 8 8
1973 13 5 8
1975 8 0 8
1977 7 0 7
1978 6 0 6
1979 13 8 5
1980 5 5 0
1981 6 6 0
1982 6 6 0
1983 6 6 0
1984 6 6 0
1986 5 5 0
1987 5 5 0
1989 11 6 5
1994 6 6 0
1996 5 0 5
1997 5 5 0
1998 7 7 0
2003 5 5 0
2004 5 5 0
2005 5 5 0
2007 5 5 0
2008 5 5 0
2013 6 6 0
2014 5 5 0
2015 5 5 0
2016 10 10 0
2017 9 9 0

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Popularity of Rossie as a first name

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Popularity of Rossie as a last name

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Common last names for Rossie

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  • Henderson

Common first names for Rossie

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rossie U.S.
  White 83.05% 64.26%
  African American 2.87% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.30% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 10.63% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rossie

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

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Fun Facts about the name Rossie

  • How Popular is the name Rossie? Rossie is the 5,828th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rossie was the 58,337th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rossie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,532 babies born with the first name Rossie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rossie to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rossie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1883 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Rossie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rossie is Friday, September 15th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Rossie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rossie was in 1919 with a total of 63 babies.
  • Random Rossie Factoid: According to the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rossie is not a popular baby girl's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1924.
  • Weird things about the name Rossie: Your name in reverse order is Eissor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Siesro. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rossie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 348 people with the last name Rossie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rossie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Rossie as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k 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).