Name Rosalind Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Rosalind


Rosalind is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Rosalind?

Rosalind is a name of Old High German origin.

What does the name Rosalind mean?

The name Rosalind either derived from the Germanic elements “hros” meaning “horse” and “linta” meaning “lime tree” and “shield” or “hruod” meaning “fame” and “lind” meaning “mild”, “flexible”, “soft”. Therefore, Rosalind means “horse and and shield” or “famous and mild”. During the Middle Ages the name Rosalind was influenced by the Latin phrase “rosa linda” meaning “beautiful rose”.

Pronunciation of Rosalind

Popularity of the name Rosalind

The name Rosalind is ranked #10657 overall.

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