Girl Names baby nameRose

What does the name Rose mean?

The meaning of the name “Rose” is: “Of the Rose Blossom; Rose flower”.

Additional information: The girl name Rose is of Latin origin, from the Latin 'Rosa' meaning the Rose blossom, the romantic flower of love. Flower names began being used and became popular among medieval Christians in the nineteenth century as the rose flower was associated with the Virgin Mary and also as a symbol of love and beauty. Originally it was used in the Middle Ages as a shorter form of compound old Germanic Names used in England by the Normans, that contained the words 'hros' or 'ros', meaning "horse".
The girl name Rose has a long lasting popularity.