"from Tuscany"

Tosca Origin and Meaning

The name Tosca is a girl's name of Italian origin meaning "from Tuscany".

Tosca is one operatic heroine that has never taken off as a baby name -- there were no babies named Tosca in the US last year -- but it's the name of entrepreneur Elon Musk's sister so may benefit from some referred publicity.

Famous People Named Tosca

  • Tosca LeeAmerican author
  • Tosca RenoCanadian author and nutritionist
  • Tosca MuskSouth African,born filmmaker; sister to billionaire Elon Musk
  • Tosca Berger KramerNew Zealand,born American violinist and violist
  • Tasis "Tosca" PetridisAustralian male kickboxer
  • Saint Toscana of Verona

Tosca in Pop Culture

  • "La Tosca" opera about a Veronese singer named Floria Tosca
  • Toscameerkat on TV's "Meerkat Manor"
  • "Clumsy" in Portuguese