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Rosie is the name of Caillou’s little sister. As much as Caillou gets on my nerves, I have to say, his little sister Rosie is adorable.
That70sShowGeek  6/7/2018
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Rosie is the name of one of Donna's best friends in the musical, Mamma Mia!
walaburga  4/2/2018
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Rosie Ruiz is a Cuban American runner who took part in the 1980 Boston Marathon, easily achieving a new female record in the competition and the third best female time in marathons altogether.
She was quickly disqualified however, when it was revealed (in addition to other severe reasons of doubt) that witnesses had seen her join the run from the sidelines under a mile before the finishing line. Later on it was found out that Ruiz had also cheated on the marathon that had qualified her for the Boston race, that time by pretending to be injured and then taking the subway to the goal.
― Anonymous User  12/18/2017
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This is my name, and I really like it! Although a lot of people say it's just a nickname, I think it is just as good as a first name too. Reminds me of the name Rose, but I think Rosie sounds nicer and is not as overused.
Rothaid1278  8/23/2017
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Rosie Tran is an American stand-up comedian, model, actress, writer, and podcast host. Tran was born and raised in Algiers, New Orleans to Vietnamese immigrants. Her father is a retired biomedical engineer and author, Tran Bich San. Her mother is the former Miss Saigon and owned a beauty and nail salon. She attended the academically prestigious Benjamin Franklin Senior High School and moved to Los Angeles to pursue a professional career in entertainment. She received her M.A. in Television and Film from California State University, Los Angeles.
lilolaf  7/28/2017
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I love this name, it's very sweet.
Starry Night  7/10/2017
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The name Rosie was given to 391 girls born in the US in 2016.
More than 99.9 percent of people with the first name Rosie are female.
― Anonymous User  6/7/2017
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Rosie Alice Huntington-Whiteley is an English model and actress. She is best known for her work for lingerie retailer Victoria's Secret, formerly being one of their brand "Angels", for being the face of Burberry's 2011 brand fragrance "Burberry Body", for her work with M&S, and, most recently, for her artistic collaboration with denim-focused fashion brand Paige.
cutenose  2/16/2017
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Makes an okay nickname.
Luvbug86  12/10/2016
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I have an aunt who goes by this as a nickname. I think Rosie sounds a little too cutesy. ^^; I MUCH prefer Rose. (:
― Anonymous User  9/7/2014
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Update: I now love Rosie and Rose equally now. I don't know what I was thinking back then... Rosie IS a cute name but I happen to LOVE cute style names like Lily, Kitty, Dottie etc. So I don't mind this name being cute anymore! :)
― Anonymous User  10/18/2015
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The name Rosie is ok, but sounds a bit 'replaced', I think.
― Anonymous User  5/18/2014
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Reminds me of very blonde, into-fashion types of girls and women. Sometimes I still prefer Rose, though.
Hushpuppy  3/27/2014
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Compared to Rose, it seems like the one that has to be 'on top'.
Hushpuppy  3/24/2014
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A famous fictional bearer would be Rosie the Riveter, a character partially made popular by artist Norman Rockwell during World War Two. She was intended to represent feminism and woman's importance in factories making things for the war effort. The character actually originated in 1942 in a song by Redd Evans and John Jacob Loeb in which Rosie was described as a determined assembly line worker during WW2. The Rosie in the song is said to be based off of Rosie Bonavitas, a woman from California.
― Anonymous User  7/14/2013
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Come on, this is a nickname! It sounds stupid as a given name. Besides, it reminds me of Rosie O'Donnell, and she's very obnoxious and annoying.
Lolth  7/2/2013
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Rose is way more elegant than this name.
MeinNameIstMelissa  6/12/2013
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I once knew a girl called Rosie. She pronounced it RO-see (see as in the letter C) not RO-zee to make it sound softer.
Personally, I wouldn't pronounce it as RO-see as it leaves a gap between the o and the s, and there is a teasing possibility - the nickname "Roce" rhymes with gross so RO-see = gross-ie. Another teasing possibility is that "Roce" sounds a bit like Roach, so RO-see the Roach or Roachie.
RO-zee, even though it has a harsher sound to it, it runs more smoothly, and sounds better. If you prefer the RO-see pronunciation I suggest altering the spelling to Rocie or Roacey to avoid pronunciation mistakes.
― Anonymous User  1/13/2013
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Rosie was the name of Albert's mother in the movie War Horse.
― Anonymous User  1/2/2013
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Rosie and Jim was a children's TV programme.
― Anonymous User  7/2/2012
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My friend spells her name Rosea.
Mollie Kaye  1/4/2012
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I hate this name! Why not just Rose? At least Rose has elegance and class! I don't think I'd be able to grow up with the name Rosie. Sorry to anyone with this name.
dizzydoll  7/17/2011
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Rosie Moon was the main character in Brigid Lowry's Australian book Guitar Highway Rose.
― Anonymous User  5/7/2011
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Rosie Pope. English-born, now calling New York City, USA, her home with husband and two beautiful sons (congratulations on new birth!). She is a designer and all-around guide to pregnant women; with her own television show, Bravo's "Pregnant In Heels."
Francesca  4/30/2011
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Rosie is such a sweet little name for a beautiful little girl. I was deliberating between Poppy and Rosie. I have decided on sweet little Rosie.
― Anonymous User  4/12/2011
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Can also be a masculine nickname for Roosevelt.
― Anonymous User  4/7/2011
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"Rosie" is a song by Joan Armatrading.

The song is about a transvestite prostitute.
keepitreal  1/7/2011
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I'm sorry, but I hate the name Rosie! It sounds so stiff and grating, and reminds me of a bratty two-year-old. I much prefer Rose, or any other "Rose" name for that matter.
― Anonymous User  8/18/2010
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Rosie is a sweet and pleasant name. The 'zee' gives it a warm and friendly sound, like Daisy.
― Anonymous User  9/15/2009
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My name is Rosanna but I go by Rosie, I have done all my life. I like my name but I don't like how people are always telling me that they have pets named Rosie! :D It's damn annoying! Also being associated with that annoying American TV host is irritating.
DoktorSchnitzel  7/13/2009
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It's a cute nickname, but it always makes me think of that loud, irritating, and hideous talk show host, Rosie O'Donnell.
bananarama  8/19/2008
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Rosie could also be used as a pet form of any name beginning with `Ros` such as Rosemary, Rosina, Rosanna and Rosetta.
Kezza  4/18/2008
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Rosie is a sweet, classic name. Much better than Rose itself, as it is overused (particularly in middle names).
scholasticastewart  12/10/2007
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Again, why not Rose? Rose is a beautiful old-fashioned, elegant name. Rosie is only nice as a pet form, but never as a name itself.
― Anonymous User  11/20/2007
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It's an okay name. I know someone named Rosie and she's okay. I am glad this name ever exsisted.
Rosie is amazing  10/8/2007
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I love the name Rosie. I think it isn't as plain as Rose.
Jassie  5/25/2007
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I'm really sorry, but this name sounds like an old person's name! It's a nice name, though.
gym4god  2/5/2007
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Rosie is the name of Samwise Gamgee's wife in Lord of the Rings. They get married at the end of the final book, The Return of the King.
dramaelf  8/7/2006
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Rosie is better than Rose because it's easier to say.
FairyGirl  5/22/2006
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Rosie (born Rosa Maria) Perez is a famous bearer.
― Anonymous User  12/21/2005
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A famous bearer of this name is Rosie O'Donnell (born Roseanne Teresa O'Donnell on March 21, 1962), the famous lesbian talk-show host, comedian, and actress. She "married" Kelli Carpenter on February 26, 2004. She hosted "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" from 1996 to 2002, when Caroline Rhea (a.k.a Aunt Hilda) began hosting "The Caroline Rhea Show" after O'Donnell decided to abandon it. The "Caroline Rhea Show" lasted just one season.
AndrewJKD  9/9/2005

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