Examples from the Web for rosa
Actually, Rosa Parks refused to move, and kept her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama bus.
“The world needs to know about Fannie Lou Hamer, just like they know Dr. King and Rosa Parks,” says Bracey.Remembering Civil Rights Heroine Fannie Lou Hamer: 'I'm Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired'|Lottie L. Joiner|September 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In his eulogy for Rosa Parks, Jesse Jackson gave a history lesson to the American people—and to then President George W. Bush.
Two years older than me, Liz was more often in the company of Rosa, who was now almost in high school.
My sisters Rosa and Liz called it “the claw,” lovingly at times, and at other times I was not so sure.
I was hurt and angry, but before anything more could be said Rosa showed Tom in.The Diary of a Saint|Arlo Bates
It is easier to keep things clean in the country, and Rosa had a high standard, which her two servants could never quite attain.A Simpleton|Charles Reade
"There might be a difficulty in getting one she could rely on so thoroughly," Rosa said.With Lee in Virginia|G. A. Henty
Helena thus, and she alone, except Rosa, understands Jasper thoroughly.The Puzzle of Dickens's Last Plot|Andrew Lang
Rosa, dear; every one of these trees ought to be planted to–day.Cradock Nowell, Vol. 1 (of 3)|Richard Doddridge Blackmore
British Dictionary definitions for rosa (1 of 2)
noun Monte Rosa (ˈmɒntɪ, Italian ˈmonte)
British Dictionary definitions for rosa (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for rosa
fem. proper name, from Latin Rosa, literally "rose" (see rose (n.1)).