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Gender: Female Meaning of Rosaleen: "rose, a flower" Origin of Rosaleen: Irish diminutive of Rose

The name Rosaleen is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "rose, a flower". Rosaleen and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

From the experts:

The name of a sympathetic character in the best-selling novel The Secret Life of Bees, though as far out of style as Eileen or Colleen.

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Famous People Named Rosaleen

Rosaleen Linehan, Irish actress
Rosaleen Norton, "Thorn," Australian artist and occultist
Rosaleen Love, Australian science writer

Pop Culture References for the name Rosaleen

"Dark Rosaleen," poem by James Clarence Mangan, patriotic symbol of Ireland
Rosaleen "July" Daise, character in Sue Monk Kidd's "The Secret Life of Bees"

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