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What does Roosevelt mean?

Roosevelt Pronunciation of Roosevelt [roo-sevelt] as a boys' name is of Danish origin, and the meaning of Roosevelt is "rose field". Place name. Name made famous by two 20th-century presidents, Theodore and Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who were cousins.

Associated with: rose (flower), famous, 20th century (modern).

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Roosebert, Russevelt, ..

(female) Roosean, Roosene, ..

Middle name pairings:
Roosevelt Emmitt (R.E.), ..

How popular is Roosevelt?

Roosevelt is a very prominent first name for males (#398 out of 1220, Top 33%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#24406 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Roosevelt entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top position of #121 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Roosevelt name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Roosevelt outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Rossell and Roussell. These names tend to be less commonly used than Roosevelt.

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