Roslyn name meaning

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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Roslyn

User Submitted Origins

African American
Filipino (Philippines)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from California, U.S. says the name Roslyn means "German: Gentle horse. Spanish: Lovely Rose. English: Rose. Filipino: Goddess of Friendship" and is of German origin.
  2. A user from New York, U.S. says the name Roslyn is of Latin origin and means "Gentle horse; rose".
  3. According to a user from Australia, the name Roslyn is of English origin and means "Rose".
  4. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Roslyn is of English origin and means "Pure Rose".
  5. A user from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Roslyn is of Spanish origin and means "Beauty; Pretty Rose".
  6. A user from Australia says the name Roslyn is of Filipino (Philippines) origin and means "Goddess of friendship".
  7. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Roslyn is of African American origin and means "Mild horse".
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A variant of Rosaline inspired by the Scottish place name Roslin or Rosslyn.

  1. A female given name from Latin.
  2. A village in New York
  3. A town in South Dakota
  4. A city in Washington

Notable Persons Named Roslyn

Notable Persons Named Roslyn

Roslyn Kind

Roslyn was born on January 9th, 1951 in Brooklyn.

Roslyn M. Brock

Roslyn M. Brock is a Chairperson of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and Chairperson of theNational Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Roslyn was given the name Roslyn McCallister on May 30th, 1965 in Fort Pierce, Florida.

Ros Kelly

Ros Kelly is a Minister for the Environment, Sport, Territories, Minister for Tourism, Minister for the Arts, Minister for Telecommunications, Aviation Support, Minister for Defence Science, Personnel, Minister for Women (Australia), Minister for the Environment (Austra. Her career lasted from 1993 to 1994. Ros was given the name Roslyn Joan Raw on January 25th, 1948.

Roslyn O. Silver

Roslyn was born in 1946 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Roslyn Schulte

Her military service ended in 2009. Roslyn was born on March 4th, 1984 in St. Louis. Roslyn is also known as Schulte and Roslyn Littman. She passed away on May 20th, 2009.

Rose Bygrave

Rose Bygrave is a folk rock, folk music, and independent music singing, songwriter, keyboardist, and composer. She plays Piano, Keyboard instrument, and Vocals. She has had major accomplishments since 1980. Rose was given the name Roslyn Louise Bygrave in 1955.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Roslyn

Notable Persons With the Last Name Roslyn

Louis Frederick Roslyn

Louis was born on July 13th, 1878 in London. He left this life in 1934.


Fun Facts about the name Roslyn

  • How Popular is the name Roslyn? Roslyn is the 1,847th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Roslyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 17,673 babies born with the first name Roslyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Roslyn 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 Roslyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1891 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Roslyn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Roslyn is Monday, January 9th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Roslyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Roslyn was in 1956 with a total of 375 babies.
  • Random Roslyn Factoid: According to the 1913 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Roslyn is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 37 babies in New York have the same name in 1913.
  • Weird things about the name Roslyn: The name spelled backwards is Nylsor. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Slyorn. How do you pronounce that?
  • Roslyn name meaning

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