Origin of the name ROSINA.
Etymology of the name ROSINA.
Meaning of the baby name ROSINA.


ROSINA.  An Italian diminutive form of Latin Rosa (q.v.), meaning "little rose."  Usage: America, England, Ireland, Italy, Scotland.  Spanish Rosita, French Rosine. (History of Christian Names, Yonge, 1884)

     Bulwer, (Rosina Wheeler,) afterwards Lady Bulwer Lytton, was born in Ireland in 1807.  In 1827 she was married to Bulwer, the celebrated novelist.  She published numerous works of fiction, among which may be named "Bianca Capello," "Cheveley, or the Man of Honour," and "The Budget of the Bubble Family."  She died March 12, 1882.
     Emmet, (Rosina,) an American artist, born in New York city, December 13, 1854.  Her twin-brother, Robert T. Emmet, became an officer in the army.  One of her designs won Prang's thousand-dollar prize.  She has illustrated various popular books, etc. (Universal Pronouncing Dictionary of Biography and Mythology, Thomas, 1901)


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