What does Primrose mean?
Primrose [prim-rose] as a girls' name is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Primrose is "first rose". Botanical name: a 19th century flower name for a flower which blooms early in spring. The primrose is not from the rose family.
(female) Primrozia, Prinrose, ..
(male) Primrome, Primrosei, ..
How popular is Primrose?
Primrose is a rare given name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#20367 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Primrose for girls. Primrose has not made it into the list thus far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Prairie, Preciosa, Prima, Primalia, Primetta, Primina, Priminia (see Prima), Princesa, Princess▲, Princesse, Pris, Prissie and Prissy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Primrose.See names in meaning and etymology.