Rosario - boys name

Rosario name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 17%

Rosario name meaning:

The name Rosario has various origins and meanings across different cultures. In Latin, Rosario means "rosary," which is a string of beads used in Catholic prayers. It is derived from the Latin word "rosarium," meaning "rose garden." The rose, symbolizing love and beauty, is significant in Christianity and is associated with the Virgin Mary. Thus, the name Rosario can also be interpreted as a reference to Mary's title "Our Lady of the Rosary."

In Spanish-speaking countries, Rosario is commonly used as a feminine given name, while in some cases it is also used as a masculine name. In this context, the meaning remains similar, representing devotion to the Virgin Mary and the Catholic faith. Rosario is a name that carries spiritual and religious connotations, emphasizing faith, prayer, and devotion. It can also symbolize peace, love, and joy, as praying the rosary is believed to bring comfort and serenity to the soul. Overall, the name Rosario embodies a strong connection to religious beliefs and the devotion to the Virgin Mary in Catholic tradition.

Origin: Portuguese

Rosary. Refers to devotional prayers honoring Mary.


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Overall UK ranking: 3990 out of 4789

4 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Rosario

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