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Gender: Female Origin of Rosalia: Spanish, Latin ceremonial name

The name Rosalia is a girl's name of Spanish origin. Rosalia and is often added to lists like Saints' Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "This or That, Girls".

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A name commonly used in Spain and Italy, it refers back to the annual Roman ceremony of hanging garlands of roses on tombs.

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Famous People Named Rosalia

Rosalía Arteaga (Serrano), first woman president of Ecuador (for nine days)
Rosalia Maggio, Italian actress
(María) Rosalía Rita de Castro, Spanish Romantic poet
Rosalia Lombardo, Italian child mummified in Sicily's Capuchin catacombs
Rosalia Annette Nghidinwa, Namibian politician
Rosalia Gillelovna "Shoshana" Persitz, Ukrainian-born Israeli Zionist leader
Autumn Rosalia Busey, daughter of actor Jake Busey
Saint Rosalia, Christian saint from 12th century Italy

Pop Culture References for the name Rosalia

Rosalia, A character from 'West Side Story', a friend of the main character Maria.

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