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Baby name Rosalyn


The baby name Rosalyn has only entered the top 1,000 list again in the year 2014. It is a beautiful, floral name that has a lot of class and dignity. It is associated with the baby names Rosaline and Rosalind.

Meaning of the Name Rosalyn

The baby name Rosalyn is the Latin version of the name Rosalind. Some even say it is a more modern version of the baby name Rosaline. In this case, it comes from the addition of the “-lyn” suffix rather than the “-line” suffix.

Rosalyn sounds like a baby name that would have a meaning associated with a rose. That is why in each of these cultures, it is associated with a rose of innocence and beauty.

Baby name Rosalyn


Nicknames for Rosalyn

The baby name Rosalyn feels strong, beautiful, and wholesome. It is very refined, classy, and has a lovely array of nickname options. If you're looking for a nickname for the Rosalyn in your life, we've compiled a list of fun nicknames to help get you inspired.

Rosalyn Name Details

Style: Traditional

Gender: Rosalyn is traditionally considered to be a girls name.

Pronunciation: RO-ze-lin or RAHZ-e-lin

Syllables: Three

Alternative Spelling for Rosalyn

  • Roselyn
  • Roslyn
  • Rosalen
  • Rosalynne
  • Rosalynn
  • Roselynn
  • Roselynne

Rosalyn Name Popularity

The baby name Rosalyn was popular in the early and mid-twentieth century until the year 2014. In the past few years, however, it has not risen above the top 900 list, though it does seem to become more popular. In 2020, Rosalyn ranked at number 843 for girls.

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Great Middle Names for Rosalyn and Their Meanings

  • Elena (sun ray, shining light)
  • Acacia (thorny tree)
  • Cora (honest, good, virtuous)
  • Everley (boar meadow)
  • Celeste (celestial, heavenly)
  • Aurora (dawn)

Famous People Named Rosalyn

  • Rosalyn Borden (actress, “Secrets of Beauty”)
  • Rosalyn Landor (actress, “Guardian of the Abyss”)
  • Rosalyn Fairbank (professional tennis player)
  • Rosalyn Yalow (Nobel Prize winner for physics)
  • Rosalyn Tureck (professional pianist)
  • Rosalyn(former president of the International Court of Justice in Great Britian)
  • Rosalyn (character from “Calvin and Hobbes” comics)
  • Rosalyn Harris (character from “True Blood”)
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