From German Names

Female Female Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Rosa. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1930 or after 2000

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Southern Germany

Variant Forms

Origin and Meaning

1) Short form of Germanic names beginning with Ros- meaning 'fame' or 'horse' depending on the name

2) German rosa = 'pink'

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