Meaning and name origin
Roselyn \r(o)-sel-yn, ros(e)-lyn\ as a girl's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Roselyn is "gentle horse". Roselyn is a variant of Rosalind (Old German): also possibly a 16th-century poetic creation by Spenser, which has the meaning "beautiful rose".
Roselyn is a very popular first name for females (#1398 out of 4276, Top 33%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Roselyn for girls. Roselyn reached its highest rank of #612 in the U.S. in 2004. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Roselyn and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Roselyn (#819), Roslyn and Rosalind. (2014 statistics).
Roselyn▼ is also pronounced similarly to Roselynn and Rozlyn. Other suggested similar baby names are Joselyn▼, Rosalen, Rosalin, Rosalyn▼, Rosalynd, Rosalyne, Rosalynn, Roselina, Roselind, Rosellen, Roselynda, Roselynde, Rozalyn, Rozelin and Rozelyn. These names tend to be less commonly used than Roselyn.