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Origin & Meaning

The name Rocky is of American origin.

The meaning of Rocky is "rest".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 990 in baby name popularity for boys with 208 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Rocky Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Rocky has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Rocky to other names.


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Related Names

Rocky is a form of the name Rocco.

Other Tidbits

Some famous bearers of this name include: Rocky Marciano.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Rocky in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Rocky.

Just for fun, see the name Rocky in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Rocky in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

Keep in mind how popular a name is. Your child may feel that they fit in more with a more popular name. On the other hand, they may feel more special if their name is less popular and more uniquely their own. As you see it can go both ways, so just keep this point in mind as you examine the different possibilities.

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