Rosario name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Rosario

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 people from Japan and the United States agree the name Rosario is of Mexican origin and means "Rosary".
  2. A user from California, U.S. says the name Rosario is of Spanish origin and means "From the Latin Rosarium, meaning 'garden of roses.'".
  3. A submission from Australia says the name Rosario means "Roses" and is of Filipino (Philippines) origin.
  4. A user from California, U.S. says the name Rosario is of Spanish origin and means "Our lady of rosary".
  5. A user from Mexico says the name Rosario is of Latin origin and means "Guirnalda de rosas / Crown of roses".
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  1. A port city on the Parana River in eastern central Argentina

  1. A surname​.

Rosario was also found in the following language(s): Cebuano, Italian, Spanish, and Tagalog

Notable Persons Named Rosario

Notable Persons Named Rosario

Rosario Dawson

She was most active from 1995 to present. Rosario was born on May 9th, 1979 in New York City, New York, U.S.

Rosario Castellanos

Rosario Castellanos was a writer. Rosario was born on May 25th, 1925 in Mexico City, Mexico. She breathed her last breath on August 7th, 1974.

Rosario Flores

Rosario Flores is a latin pop and flamenco musician. Her ongoing career started in 1992. Rosario was given the name María del Rosario González Flores on November 4th, 1963.

Rose Porteous

Rose Porteous is a hairdresser, flight attendant, model, housekeeper, businesswoman, real estate agent, socialite, consultant, dermatology, model (people), maid, businessperson, real estate, hairdresser(formerly), flight attendant(formerly), model(retired), housekeeper(form. Rose was given the name Rosario Magdalena Teresita Lacson Lacson on October 26th, 1948.

Rosario Murillo

Rosario Murillo is a poet and spokeswoman. Rosario was born on June 22nd, 1951 in Managua.

Rosario Salazar

Rosario Salazar is a current, maid, various other demeaning jobs former, and teacher.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Rosario

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rosario

Tego Calderón

Tego Calderón is a reggaeton and hip hop music musician. He plays Part (music), Bongo drum, Timbales, and Drum kit. He was most active from 1998 to present. Tego was given the name Tegui Calderón Rosario on February 1st, 1972 in Santurce, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Dwayne De Rosario

Dwayne De Rosario is a soccer player for the Toronto Lynx, FSV Zwickau, Richmond Kickers, San Jose Earthquakes, Houston Dynamo, Toronto FC, New York Red Bulls, D.C. United, Canada men's national under-20 soccer team, Canada men's national under-23 soccer team, and Canada men's national soccer team. Dwayne was born on May 15th, 1978 in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada.

Raquel del Rosario

Raquel del Rosario is a pop rock, celtic music, and power pop singing. She has been prominent since 2000. Raquel was born on November 3rd, 1982.

Troy Rosario

Troy Rosario is a basketball player for the Tropang TNT in the Philippine Basketball Association. He has been prominent since 2015. Troy was born on January 20th, 1992 in Mandaluyong.

Shane del Rosario

Shane was born on September 23rd, 1983 in Hacienda Heights, California. He left this life on December 9th, 2013.

Amanda Rosario

Amanda Rosario is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 2009. Amanda was given the name Amanda Pegrum in 1989 in Ilford.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rosario U.S.
  White 5.73% 64.26%
  African American 1.80% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 4.51% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.10% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.82% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 87.02% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rosario

People with the last name Rosario are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Rosario

  • What name lists does Rosario rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Rosario? Rosario is the 1,956th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rosario was the 725th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rosario have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 16,003 babies born with the first name Rosario in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rosario to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rosario? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1896 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Rosario first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rosario is Sunday, August 1st, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Rosario born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rosario was in 1993 with a total of 175 babies.
  • Random Rosario Factoid: According to the 1939 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rosario is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name in 1939.
  • Weird things about the name Rosario: The name spelled backwards is Oirasor. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Osroiar. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rosario? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 48,051 people with the last name Rosario.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rosario? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 16 of them will have Rosario as their last name.
  • Rosario name meaning

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