The name Rosemary originates from Latin. It is a combination of the names Rose and Mary and is generally understood to mean "dew of the sea" or "bitter rose of the sea." Related to this meaning, the name is often given in reference to the herb. Like other herb names, Rosemary has been increasing in popularity in recent years.
Similar Names: Rosemaria, Rosemarey
Famous Rosemary Names: Rosemary Clooney (singer), Rosemary DeCamp (actress)