Rosetta name meaning

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in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Rosetta

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Florida, U.S. says the name Rosetta means "Roses".
  2. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Rosetta means "Rosetta as a girl's name is a variant of Rosa (Latin) and Rose (Latin), and the meaning of Rosetta is 'rose'" and is of Greek origin.
  3. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Rosetta means "Beauty flower/floral beauty".
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From Italian rosetta.

  1. A floral pattern in latte art.
    Synonym: rosette

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

Notable Persons Named Rosetta

Notable Persons Named Rosetta

Piper Laurie

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.

Sister Rosetta Tharpe

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.

Rosetta LeNoire

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.

Rosetta Cutolo

Rosetta was born in 1937.

Rosetta Hightower

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.

Rosetta Cammeniti

  • Rosetta Reitz
  • Rosetta Y. Burke
  • Rosetta James

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rosetta

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rosetta

Angelo Rosetta

Virginio Rosetta

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.


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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Rosetta

  • How Popular is the name Rosetta? Rosetta is the 1,474th 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 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 27,936 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 in 1917.
  • Weird things about the name Rosetta: The name spelled backwards is Attesor. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Totaers. 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!
  • Rosetta name meaning

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