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Ross Meaning


What does Ross mean?

The name Ross is of Scottish origin.

The meaning of Ross is "from the peninsula".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "rowan".

Ross is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Ross.

The Given Name Ross

Luminous and sweet, it is a name considered by many parents.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Ross is also great as a middle name.

Ross falls into the landform name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Ross Youngs.

Ross Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,036 in baby name popularity for boys with 191 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,177 in baby name popularity for boys with 158 occurrences. It ranked 12,745 in baby name popularity for girls with 8 occurrences.

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

Ross Related Names

The names Rossalyn, Rosselyn, Rosslyn, Rosslynn are all forms of Ross.

Famous Rosss

  • Ross Youngs ~ Baseball Player

Ross Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Ross.

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Ross Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Ross.

Just for fun, see the name Ross 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 Ross in Nautical Flags page.