What does Roscoe mean?
Roscoe /ro-s-coe/ 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.
(male) Ruscoe, Ryscoe, ..
(female) Rosca, Rosrae, ..
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)
Charted below is the baby name history of Roscoe for boys. 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, 2014)
Prominent alternative forms of Roscoe are Ross (#1060 the previous year) and Rosco. These forms of Roscoe reached the apex of their popularity 134 years ago (median #415) and have become significantly less common since (#1686, ▼95%).
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.