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[ 2 syll. roc-ky, ro-cky ] The baby boy name Rocky is pronounced as RAAK-iy- †. Rocky's language of origin is Germanic and English, and it is predominantly used in English. From English roots, its meaning is 'from the rock, rock-like'.

In addition, Rocky is a diminutive form of the English and Italian Rocco in the English language.

Rocky has 14 variant forms. Variant forms include Roc, Rock, Rockee, Rockey, Rocki, Rockie, Rocko, Rok, Rokee, Rokey, Roki, Rokie, Roky, and Roque.

See also the related categories, rock (sand) and germanic (german).

Rocky is an all-time favorite. At present it is still a somewhat popular baby name for boys, though not to the extent it was in the past. Its usage peaked modestly in 1957 with 0.042% of baby boys being named Rocky. It ranked at #251 then. The baby name has since experienced a steep decline in frequency, and is of only very light use in recent times. In 2016, it ranked at #955 with a usage of 0.011%. Among the group of boy names directly related to Rocky, Rocco was the most popular. The name was thrice as popular as Rocky in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Rocky include Rockee, Rockey, Rocki, Rockie, Rachaud, Raghu, Raghyd, Rago, Rahas, Raja, Rajak, Rajas, Rajko, Raju, Raka, Rakah, Rakka, Rakkah, Raksa, and Raksha.

† Pronunciation for Rocky: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

A famous person named Rocky is Fictional Character Rocky Balboa, born 1976.


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