Rosemary (given name)

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Rosemary bush.jpg
Rosemary flowers
Gender female
Meaning Combination of Rose and Mary or the plant named rosemary.

Rosemary is a feminine given name, a combination of the names Rose and Mary. It can also be used in reference to the herb named rosemary.[1] Rosemary has been in steady use in the United States and has ranked among the top 1,000 for 110 years. It was ranked as the 754th most popular name for American girls born in 2008. Its greatest period of popularity in the United States was between 1925 and 1950, when it was ranked among the top 150 names for girls.[2] Rosemarie is another variant, and Romy is a German nickname for the name.

Rosemary may refer to:


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