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Rosalyn name meaning

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What does the name Rosalyn mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Rosalyn

User Submitted Origins

Spanish
66%
Hebrew
23%
English
6%
Jewish
3%
Greek
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Arkansas, U.S. says the name Rosalyn means "ray of sunshine".
  2. A submission from Germany says the name Rosalyn means "Goddess" and is of Jewish origin.
  3. A submission from Michigan, U.S. says the name Rosalyn means "Beautiful, pretty rose".
  4. According to a user from Philippines, the name Rosalyn means "Gift God".
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Wiktionary

  1. A female given name from Latin, variant of Rosaline.

Notable Persons Named Rosalyn

Notable Persons Named Rosalyn

Roz Ryan

Roz Ryan is an actress, comedian, singer, voice actress, actor, singing, and voice acting. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1979 to present. Roz was given the name Rosalyn Bowen on July 7th, 1951 in Detroit, Michigan, U.S.

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Rosalyn Landor

Rosalyn was born on October 7th, 1958 in London, UK.

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Rosalyn Sussman Yalow

Rosalyn Sussman Yalow was a scientist in the field of medical physics. Rosalyn was given the name Rosalyn Sussman on July 19th, 1921 in New York City, New York, U.S. She died on May 30th, 2011.

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Rosalyn Drexler

Rosalyn was born in 1926.

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Dame Rosalyn Higgins

Dame Rosalyn Higgins is a judge. Dame was given the name Rosalyn C. Cohen on June 2nd, 1937.

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Rosalyn Fairbank

Rosalyn was born on November 2nd, 1960 in Durban.

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  • Rosalyn Terborg-Penn
  • Rosalyn Waseka Nandwa
    Deputy Chief of Staff to the Deputy President of Kenya
  • Rosalyn Lawrence

Fun Facts about the name Rosalyn

  • How Popular is the name Rosalyn? Rosalyn is the 1,663rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Rosalyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 21,538 babies born with the first name Rosalyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rosalyn 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 Rosalyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1899 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Rosalyn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rosalyn is Saturday, March 3rd, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Rosalyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rosalyn was in 1955 with a total of 422 babies.
  • Random Rosalyn Factoid: According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rosalyn is not a popular baby girl's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 13 babies in Georgia have the same name in 1978.
  • Weird things about the name Rosalyn: The name spelled backwards is Nylasor. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Alrosyn. How do you pronounce that?
  • Rosalyn name meaning

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