Talk

Advanced search

Rosalyn

(25 Posts)
annie8417 Sat 10-Feb-18 20:22:50

Hi what does everyone think of Rosalyn?

kaytee87 Sat 10-Feb-18 20:27:59

I like it.

TidyDancer Sat 10-Feb-18 20:28:17

Lovely name, prefer the spellings of Rosaline or Roselyn though.

TatianaLarina Sat 10-Feb-18 20:31:11

Prefer Rosalie I think it’s prettier.

annie8417 Sat 10-Feb-18 20:31:12

Yes I like the spelling Rosaline too but wasn't sure on how to say it 😳

1haudyerwheesht Sat 10-Feb-18 20:32:21

I like Rosaleen

Smoliver Sat 10-Feb-18 20:51:09

It's a very pretty name smile

Sugarpiehoneyeye Sat 10-Feb-18 21:07:55

Rosaleen is beautiful.

Pompom42 Sat 10-Feb-18 21:09:32

Yes and yes to all of the examples above

NewYearNiki Sat 10-Feb-18 21:11:32

Love it

scrabbler3 Sat 10-Feb-18 21:14:39

Gorgeous.

annie8417 Sat 10-Feb-18 21:23:21

Ahh lovely x we've still got alittle while yet but we love it

ChocolateCrunch Sat 10-Feb-18 21:23:36

I prefer Rosalie or Rosalind

kaytee87 Sat 10-Feb-18 21:31:08

I would pronounce Rosalyn as Roza-lin and Rosaline as Rosa-Leen

I do really like Rosalie with nn Rosa

chocoshopoholic Sat 10-Feb-18 21:32:37

Against the grain. I prefer the spelling as Rosalyn like my great aunt. I haven't come across anyone younger with it, but think it's a lovely name

Mossbystrand Sat 10-Feb-18 21:37:44

A lady I used to work with is called Rosalyn, she's smart, funny and very clever. She is in her early 40's, it's a name which suits both a baby and a grown woman.

StabbyBitchTheEvilWitch Sat 10-Feb-18 21:41:23

It’s my mums name, on her bc it’s spelled Rosalind but she has always spelt it Rosaline. Hers is pronounced Roz-er-Lyn. I’m not a fan to be honest & this may out me but one grandchild callers her big bad rozzer! Roz to everybody else to which sound really harsh for a little girl.

athingthateveryoneneeds Sat 10-Feb-18 21:43:33

I like it, and almost used it, but I didn't like the.inevitable Roz nicknames. I wanted a rose name, though, and we ended up.witb Rosabel. (polarised opinions on that one)

Having said that, Rose names are quite ubiquitous, and a Roz sound isn't nearly as popular. I don't think you can go wrong with Rosalyn.

NoSquirrels Sat 10-Feb-18 21:44:16

I like it, although I’d go for Rosalind myself.

annie8417 Sat 10-Feb-18 21:49:20

For a nickname we were hoping it'd be shortened to Rosa x

itwasmexxx Sat 10-Feb-18 21:49:41

I know someone called Rosalind and she's an evil narcissist, so no!

kaytee87 Sat 10-Feb-18 22:19:57

I'd maybe go with the spelling Rosaline then op as to me Rosalyn has a Z sound rather than the softer S in Rosa.

MountainDweller Sat 10-Feb-18 22:30:35

Pretty and timeless (am biased as my middle name is Roslyn) grin

MikeUniformMike Sun 11-Feb-18 15:01:24

Rosalind is lovely. Rosa is a name in it's own right and it's pretty.

RavenWings Sun 11-Feb-18 15:05:45

I like Rosalyn/Rosalind and Rosa. Not liking Rosaline, Rosaleen or Roselyn.

I also like Rosanna, Rosalie, Roisin.

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now