Home > Roscoe

Roscoe

What does Roscoe mean?

Roscoe Pronunciation of Roscoe [roscoe] as a boys' 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.

Associated with: norse, deer, wood (tree), england.

Variations

Roscoe has 3 variants: Rosco, Ross and Rosscoe.

Creative forms:
(male) Ruscoe, Ryscoe, ..

(female) Rosca, Rosrae, ..

Middle name pairings:
Roscoe Jacob (R.J.), ..

How popular is Roscoe?

Roscoe is a very popular first name for men (#589 out of 1220, Top 48%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#6190 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Roscoe was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #139 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Roscoe are Ross (#1179 the previous year) and Rosco. These forms of Roscoe reached the apex of their popularity 135 years ago (median #415) and have become significantly less common since (#1726, 95%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Roscoe, Rosco, Ross in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Monroe, Pascoe, Raice, Rance, Rashae, Rashod, Rayce, Reece, Ricco, Rice, Rico, Rishon, Rislee (see Risley), Riston, Roane, Roarke, Robbie, Robson, Rocco, Roch, Roche, Rocio, Rock, Rocko, Rocky, Roddie, Rodeo, Rodge, Rodnee, Rodnie, Roe, Roice, Rolfe, Rolle, Rollie, Rollo, Rolphe, Rome, Romeo, Ronnie, Ronson, Roone, Roque, Rorke, Roshan, Roslin, Roslyn, Rosse, Rosston, Rothe, Rourke, Rowdon, Rowe, Rowlee, Royale, Royce, Roydon, Royle, Royston, Russo and Ruston. These names tend to be less commonly used than Roscoe.

See names
in meaning and etymology.

[Top]