Meaning and name origin
Roscoe \r(o)-scoe, ros-coe\ as a boy's name is pronounced ROS-koh. It is of Old Norse and Old German origin, and the meaning of Roscoe is "deer wood". Place name from northern England. Tennis celebrity Roscoe Tanner.
Roscoe is a very popular first name for males (#589 out of 1220, Top 48%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#6385 out of 88799, Top 7%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Roscoe for boys. Roscoe reached its highest rank of #139 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).