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Rosina was on the top 1000 list from the 1880's to the 1930's. Its most popular year was the 1890's where it ranked 566.
-- Anonymous User  9/25/2006
"Rosina" is a feminine name also come across in Bulgaria (pronounced [Rosina], not [Rozina], with a stress on the [i]), but here it is connected with the Bulgarian noun "rosa" (pronounced [rosa], not [roza], with a stress on the [a]), which means "dew" (The Bulgarian word "roza" means "rose" as a noun).
-- iva_toneva  11/25/2007
Rosina is not only a name used in Italy, it is/was also used in Germany: a lot of my female ancesters was from Leipzig, Germany around the 15th century, was called Rosina - the oldest ancester named Rosina was born in 1659.
-- Merethe  8/19/2008
Rosina Bulwer-Lytton (1802–1882) was the wife of Edward Bulwer-Lytton, the English novelist, poet, playwright and politician who coined such phrases as "the pen is mightier than the sword" and "It was a dark and stormy night." She herself wrote and published fourteen novels, a volume of essays and a volume of letters.

The name is pronounced "ro-ZEE-nə" in English.
-- SeaHorse15  8/14/2009
Rosina sounds close to the Danish word for a Raisin = Rosin.

I kinda like it, though, for that reason. It's cute!
-- Anonymous User  2/9/2010
Italian Promunciation:

Roh-ZEE-Nah

Roll your "R." "O" is nicely rounded; "Oh." An "S" sandwiched between two vowels becomes "Z." Finish "-na" as in the "A" in "Father." [noted -ed]
-- Francesca  1/22/2012

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