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Names starting with Ros

Rose - Today, this English name is most often given as a flower name, or used as a short form of the herb name Rosemary. However, it was in use throughout the Middle Ages (long before herb and flower names became popular) and probably originated as a short form of longer Germanic names containing the word hrod, meaning "horse."
Rosemary -  English name derived from the herb name, "rosemary," from Latin rosmarinus, composed of ros "dew" and marinus "the sea," literally meaning "dew of the sea." In some cases the name may be a compound of Rose "rose" and Mary "obstinate, rebellious."
Rossella - Variant spelling of Italian Rosella, meaning "rose."
Rosalind - Often translated "lovely rose" using Latin elements, this name was introduced to Britain by the Normans and is therefore more likely to be of Germanic origin, probably composed of the elements hros "horse" and lind "weak, tender," hence "weak horse."
Ros -   Short form of English Rosalind, meaning "weak horse." 
Rosina - Italian pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Roselyn - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Roshanak - Variant spelling of Persian Roušanak, meaning "dawn."
Rosaria - Italian feminine form of Spanish unisex Rosario, meaning "rosary."
Rosetta - Italian diminutive form of Latin Rosa, meaning "little rose."
Rosheen - Anglicized form of Irish Róisín, meaning "little rose."
Roshan - Persian unisex name meaning "bright, light."
Rostinka - Pet form of Czech Rostislava, meaning "usurp-glory."
Rosy - Variant spelling of English Rosie, meaning "rose."
Rosita - Spanish pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Rostek - Pet form of Polish Rościsław, meaning "usurp-glory."
Rosamund - German name composed of the elements hros "horse" and mund "protection," hence "horse-protection."
Rosannah - Variant spelling of Italian Rosanna, meaning "rose of grace."
Rosella - Italian pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Rosanne - English compound name composed of Rose "rose" and French Anne "favor-grace," hence "rose of grace."
Rosabella - Italian compound name composed of Latin Rosa "rose" and Bella "beautiful," hence "beautiful rose."
Rostya - Russian pet form of Czech/Russian Rostislav, meaning "usurp-glory."
Roseanne - Variant spelling of English Rosanne, meaning "rose of grace."
Rosalyn - Medieval English form of Germanic Rosalind, meaning "weak horse."
Ross - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, derived from the Gaelic word ros, meaning "headland, promontory."
Rosalia - Late Latin name meaning "rose." 
Rosalie - French form of Latin Rosalia, meaning "rose."
Roslyn - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rosie - Pet form of English Rose, meaning "rose."
Rosine - French pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Roswitha - German name composed of the elements hrod "fame" and swinþ "strength," hence "renowned strength."
Rostislava - Czech feminine form of Czech/Russian Rostislav, meaning "usurp-glory."
Rostik - Czech pet form of Czech/Russian Rostislav, meaning "usurp-glory."
Rositsa - Pet form of Bulgarian Rosa, meaning "dew."
Roshani - Persian name meaning "lustrous."
Roshanara - Persian name meaning "light of the assembly."
Rosette - French diminutive form of Latin Rosa, meaning "little rose."
Rosemarie - German compound name composed of Rose "rose" and Marie "obstinate, rebellious."
Roscoe - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a place name composed of the Old Norse elements rá "roe-deer" and skógr "copse, wood," hence "roe-deer wood."
Rosanna - Italian compound name composed of Rosa "rose" and Anna "favor, grace," hence "rose of grace."
Rosangela - Italian compound name composed of Rosa "rose" and Angela "angel," hence "rose-angel."
Rosamond - Variant spelling of German Rosamund, meaning "horse-protection."
Rosalva - Variant spelling of Italian Rosalba, meaning "rose of dawn."
Rosaline - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rosalina - Latin form of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rosalin - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rosaire - French name meaning "rosary."
Rosemonde - French form of German Rosamund, meaning "horse-protection."
Roselle - French pet form of Latin Rosa, meaning "rose."
Roseann - Variant spelling of English Rosanne, meaning "rose of grace."
Rosalynne - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rosalinda - Latin form of Germanic Rosalind, meaning "weak horse."
Rosaleen - Variant spelling of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
Rosalba - Italian compound name composed of Latin Rosa "rose" and Alba "dawn," hence "rose of dawn."
Rościsław - Polish form of Czech/Russian Rostislav, meaning "usurp-glory." 
Roshan - Persian unisex name meaning "bright, light."
Rościsława - Feminine form of Polish Rościsław, meaning "usurp-glory."

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