Rosetta
Origin/Usage
Italian, Latin
Pronunciation
ro-ZEH-tə
Meaning
Rose blossom
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Rosetta is an Italian diminutive of Rosa. It is the name of an important port city on the Mediterranean coast in Egypt. Rosa originates in Latin language and is a variant of the name Rose. Rose originates in Latin language and is derived from the fragrant flower. Its Latin meaning dates back to the 19th century. However, some sources suggest that originally Rose derived from a Norman name which meant "famous kind". The flower rose has always been a sign of love, beauty and also the astrological sign of Libra. It is also the name of a Sicilian saint in the 12th century.

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