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What does Rosston mean?

Rosston Pronunciation of Rosston [rosston] as a boys' name. The meaning of the name Rosston is "headland, cape". Rosston is an alternate spelling of Ross (Scottish, Gaelic): a place name in Scotland.

Variations

3 different relations via Ross: Rosse, Rossell and Rossiter.

Creative forms:
(male) Raston, Rosdon, ..

(female) Rossean, ..

Middle name pairings:
Rosston Gentry (R.G.), ..

How popular is Rosston?

Rosston is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Rosston is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent variation form of Rosston (not ranked) is Ross (#1179 the previous year). Other forms, like Rossiter, are uncommon. This relation of Rosston was popular with parents a century ago (adoption of 0.1%) and is now significantly less conventional, with Ross becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ross in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Rosston is alike in pronunciation to Riston, Royston, Russton, Rustan, Rusten, Rustin, Ruston, Rustyn and Wriston. Other recommended names are Allston, Alston, Ansson, Ashton, Aston, Bollton (see Bolton), Bolton, Boston, Boynton, Carston, Cheston, Coleton, Collton, Colson, Colston, Colton, Cotton, Criston, Deston, Dotson, Dowson, Dunston, Duston, Easton, Ellston, Elston, Eston, Gaston, Gorton, Hobson, Horton, Houston, Huston, Jeston, Johnston, Jonson, Kolton, Marston, Masslon (see Maslin), Masson, Monkton, Morton, Norton, Ralston, Rawson, Renton, Rexton, Rishon, Robeson, Robson, Ronson, Rosco, Roscoe, Roshan, Roslin, Roslyn, Rosscoe, Rosselin, Rosslyn, Rowdon, Roydon, Russo, Torston, Triston, Weston and Wynston. These names tend to be more commonly used than Rosston.

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