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Rosaline - Meaning of Rosaline

What does Rosaline mean?

[ 3 syll. ro-sa-li-ne, ros-al-ine ] The baby girl name Rosaline is pronounced as RaaZLiyiyN or ROWZaa-LiyiyN †. Rosaline is largely used in the English language and it is derived from Germanic origins. The name was briefly mentioned by Shakespeare in his tragedy Romeo and Juliet (1595), and it also appeared in his comedy Love's Labour's Lost (1598).

In addition, Rosaline is a variant transcription of the name Rosalind (English).

Rosaline is also a variant spelling of the name Rosalyn (English).

The name Rosalina (Portuguese and Spanish) is a variant transcription of Rosaline.

Variant forms inherit both the origin and meaning of Rosaline.

Rosaline is uncommon as a baby name for girls. At the modest height of its usage in 1928, 0.007% of baby girls were given the name Rosaline. It ranked at #763 then. The baby name has since experienced a fall in popularity, and is now of infrequent use. Within the group of girl names directly linked to Rosaline, Rosalyn was the most popular in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Rosaline include Roslyn, Rosaleen, Rachelann, Rachelanne, Racheline, Rosalin, Rosalinn, Rosalyne, Rosalynn, Rosalynne, Roselani, Roselene, Roselinn, Roselyne, Roslani, Rossalyn, Royalyn, Royalynne, Rozalin, and Rozaline.

† Pronunciation for Rosaline: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"


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