See also: rose, rosé, róse, Ròse, rosë, and rosę

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From a Norman name of Germanic origins, likely made up of Proto-Germanic *hrod (fame) and *heid (kind, sort, type), ultimately evolved from *hrōþiz.

Introduced to England in the form Roese or Rohese. Later conflated with the vernacular word "rose", and associated with the flower names that first became popular in the end of the 19th century. Also a nickname for names beginning with Rose-/Rosa-.

  • The surname may be matronymic, but more probably topographic from residence by rose bushes or the sign of a rose, or a nickname from rosy complexion.

Proper nounEdit

Rose

  1. A female given name from Germanic.
    • c. 1598–1600, William Shakespeare, “As You Like It”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies [] (First Folio), London: [] Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358, (please specify the act number in uppercase Roman numerals, and the scene number in lowercase Roman numerals):
      : Act I, Scene II:
      Celia: Therefore, my sweet Rose, my dear Rose, be merry.
      Rosalind. From henceforth I will, coz, and devise sports.
    • ~1886 William Ernest Henley, A Ballade of Ladies' Names, Gleeson White:Ballades and Rondeaus, Read Books 1887, page 19:
      Sentiment hallows the vowels of Delia; /Sweet simplicity breathes from Rose;
    • 1957 Ray Bradbury, Dandelion Wine, Avon Books 1999, →ISBN, page 248:
      An aunt had arrived and her name was Rose and you could hear her voice clarion clear above the others, and you could imagine her warm and huge as a hothouse rose, exactly like her name, filling any room she sat in.
    • 1980 P. D. James, Innocent Blood, Faber and Faber, →ISBN, page 170:
      Rose Ducton. Rosie Ducton. Philippa Rose Palfrey. A row of books with Rose Ducton on the spine. - - - Rose. It didn't even suit her. It was a name in a catalogue: Peace, Scarlet Wonder, Albertine. She had thought that she had got used to the knowledge that nothing about her was real, not even her name.
  2. A surname from Middle English.
  3. A number of places in the United States:
    1. An unincorporated community in Rock County, Nebraska.
    2. A town and hamlet therein, in Wayne County, New York.
    3. An unincorporated community and census-designated place in Mayes County, Oklahoma.
    4. A town in Waushara County, Wisconsin.
  4. A community in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada.
  5. A hamlet in Perranzabuloe parish, Cornwall, England (OS grid ref SW7754).

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NounEdit

Rose (plural Roses)

  1. (Ireland, informal) A regional contestant in the annual Rose of Tralee contest.
  2. (Ireland, informal) The winner of that year's contest.

Usage notesEdit

  • The contestants are usually referred to by the place they are representing, such as London Rose or Galway Rose. The winner is normally later referred to by the year she won the contest, such as "the 2009 Rose".
  • The word is sometimes written with a lower case "r".
  • More formally, the full term, Rose of Tralee is used.

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CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Rose.

Proper nounEdit

Rose

  1. a female given name from English

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:Rose.


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʁoz/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Rose f

  1. a female given name, equivalent to English Rose

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German rōsa, from Latin rosa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Rose f (genitive Rose, plural Rosen, diminutive Röschen n or Röslein n or Röselein n)

  1. rose
  2. (heraldry) The rose as used in heraldry, on a coat of arms
  3. erysipelas
    Synonyms: Wundrose, Rotlauf, Erysipel

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DescendantsEdit

  • Serbo-Croatian: roža / рожа

Proper nounEdit

Rose

  1. a female given name, variant of Rosa

Further readingEdit

  • Rose” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Rose” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • Rose” in Duden online
  •   Rose on the German Wikipedia.Wikipedia de

HunsrikEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Rose f

  1. plural of Ros

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Rose.

Proper nounEdit

Rose

  1. a female given name from English