Rosa

[ Italian raw-zah; English roh-zuh ]
/ Italian ˈrɔ zɑ; English ˈroʊ zə /
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noun

Sal·va·tor [sahl-vah-tawr] /ˈsɑl vɑˌtɔr/, 1615–73, Italian painter and poet.
Mon·te [Italian mawn-te; English mon-tee] /Italian ˈmɔn tɛ; English ˈmɒn ti/, a mountain between Switzerland and Italy, in the Pennine Alps: second highest peak of the Alps. 15,217 feet (4638 meters).
a female given name: derived from Rose.
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Rosa

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/ (ˈrəʊzə, Italian ˈrɔːza) /

noun Monte Rosa (ˈmɒntɪ, Italian ˈmonte)

a mountain between Italy and Switzerland: the highest in the Pennine Alps. Height: 4634 m (15 204 ft)

British Dictionary definitions for rosa (2 of 2)

Rosa

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/ (Italian ˈrɔːza) /

noun

Salvator (ˈsalvatɔr). 1615–73, Italian artist, noted esp for his romantic landscapes
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Word Origin and History for rosa

Rosa


fem. proper name, from Latin Rosa, literally "rose" (see rose (n.1)).

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