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Name Ross

Meaning:cape, headlandTools:

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About the name Ross in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English, Scottish
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Rois, Roos, Rosa, Rosa, Rose, Rosi, Russ     Details
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About Ross, the group of names with the same origin as Ross

Meaning/translation:cape, headland
Language of origin:Celtic
Info about origin:from a Gaelic/Celtic family name, originally used for somebody living on a headland
Words:ros = the promontory (technical term for cape), the cape, the headland  Celtic
Topics:Family name, Geographic name
Variants' top ranks:3:Ross Scotland 1998
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SeriesGraphRankings
England+WalesGraph2001 100,  2000 78,  1999 621998 63
England+Wales decadesGraph1994 64,  1984 60
IrelandGraph2009 82,  2008 73,  2007 93,  2006 80,  2005 66,  2004 55,  2003 68,  2002 74,  2001 63,  2000 56,  1999 43,  1998 39
ScotlandGraph2015 100,  2014 102,  2013 86,  2012 67,  2011 76,  2010 47,  2009 41,  2008 47,  2007 25,  2006 26,  2005 25,  2004 17,  2003 15,  2002 9,  2001 9,  2000 11,  1999 5,  1998 3
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 258,  1980-1989 174
USA yearlyGraph2012 959,  2011 933,  2010 930,  2009 909,  2008 840,  2007 827,  2006 748,  2005 672,  2004 611,  2003 582,  2002 529,  2001 470,  2000 433,  1999 386,  1998 340,  1997 331,  1996 271,  1995 2691994 311,  1993 296
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