Rosa Name Meaning

Italian and Catalan: from rosa ‘rose’ (Latin rosa), applied in part as a topographic name for someone who lived where wild roses grew, in part as a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a rose, and in part as a nickname for someone with a pink, rosy complexion. Portuguese and Spanish: in most cases a short form of a name such as (de la) Rosa (Spanish) or (da) Rosa (Portuguese), or occasionally from the female personal name Rosa. Polish and Czech: from the vocabulary word rosa ‘dew’, ‘juice’, ‘sap’, applied as a nickname.

List of People with Surname Rosa

According to our database, there are a total of 10,028 people with the surname Rosa. Among these people surnamed Rosa, there are about 1,469 unique names, with an average of 6 people who have the same name. Jennifer Rosa, Jesus Rosa and James Rosa are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Rosa, with 139, 52 and 45 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that New York has the largest number of people surnamed Rosa, with a total of 1,801 people, and there are a total of 742 unique names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Rosa, with a total of 1,444 people and an average of 648 unique names.