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  1. rosésnoun

    Plural form of rosé.


  1. roses

    A rose is either a woody perennial flowering plant of the genus Rosa (), in the family Rosaceae (), or the flower it bears. There are over three hundred species and tens of thousands of cultivars. They form a group of plants that can be erect shrubs, climbing, or trailing, with stems that are often armed with sharp prickles. Their flowers vary in size and shape and are usually large and showy, in colours ranging from white through yellows and reds. Most species are native to Asia, with smaller numbers native to Europe, North America, and northwestern Africa. Species, cultivars and hybrids are all widely grown for their beauty and often are fragrant. Roses have acquired cultural significance in many societies. Rose plants range in size from compact, miniature roses, to climbers that can reach seven meters in height. Different species hybridize easily, and this has been used in the development of the wide range of garden roses.


  1. roses

    Roses are flowering plants that belong to the Rosaceae family and are popular for their fragrant and attractive flowers. These plants typically have thorny stems and come in a variety of colors, including red, pink, white, yellow, and orange. Roses are commonly cultivated for ornamental purposes and are widely recognized as symbols of beauty and love. They are also used in various industries such as perfumery, cosmetics, and food.

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  1. roses

    Plural form of rose.

    We love roses and three of various colors in our front garden, I love to look after them as they are beautiful and their smell and flowers bring us such joy.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 9, 2016  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. ROSES

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Roses is ranked #43969 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Roses surname appeared 490 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Roses.

    46.3% or 227 total occurrences were White.
    46.1% or 226 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    3% or 15 total occurrences were Black.
    2.8% or 14 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of roses in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of roses in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of roses in a Sentence

  1. Alphonse Karr:

    Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns. I am thankful that thorns have roses.

  2. Phil Mueller:

    Spray roses? That's boring, cut orchids? That's really, really big right now.

  3. Phil Mueller:

    If it's available year round, it's kind of lost its luster, spray roses? That's boring.

  4. Gladys Horiuchi:

    Consumer interest has grown. There are more and more excellent California rosés from around the state, that's good for consumers, who have more choices.

  5. Ziggy:

    You can complain because roses have have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses.

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