Rose Name Meaning

English, Scottish, French, and German: from the name of the flower, Middle English, Old French, Middle High German rose (Latin rosa), in various applications. In part it is a topographic name for someone who lived at a place where wild roses grew, or a habitational name for someone living at a house bearing the sign of the rose. It is also found, especially in Europe, as a nickname for a man with a ‘rosy’ complexion. As an American surname, this name has absorbed cognates and similar-sounding names from other European languages. English: variant of Royce. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from the word for the flower (German Rose, Yiddish royz), or a metronymic name from the Yiddish female personal name Royze, derived from the word for the flower.

List of People with Surname Rose

According to our database, there are a total of 63,039 people with the surname Rose. Among these people surnamed Rose, there are about 3,219 unique names, with an average of 19 people who have the same name. David Rose, Michael Rose and Jennifer Rose are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Rose, with 1,377, 960 and 787 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Rose, with a total of 6,138 people, and there are a total of 1,452 unique names among these people. Texas is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Rose, with a total of 4,104 people and an average of 1,206 unique names.