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Gender: Female Meaning of Tosca: "from Tuscany" Origin of Tosca: Italian

The name Tosca is a girl's name of Italian origin meaning "from Tuscany". Tosca and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I Had 8 Kids Whose Names Started With...".

From the experts:

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.

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Famous People Named Tosca

Tosca Lee, American author
Tosca Reno, Canadian author and nutritionist
Tosca Musk, South African-born filmmaker; sister to billionaire Elon Musk
Tosca Berger Kramer, New Zealand-born American violinist and violist
Tasis "Tosca" Petridis, Australian male kickboxer
Saint Toscana of Verona

Pop Culture References for the name Tosca

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


Faye Says:


In spanish and portuguese that means rude, clumsy, mediocre.

LostKid Says:


I have a friend named Tosca, and I think its pretty cool.

raevynstar Says:


I'm not much of an opera-lover, but what I do love is this name!