Bossard Family History
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Bossard Name Meaning
French and English: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements bos ‘audacious’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’. French: nickname for a hunchback, from Old French bosse ‘hump’, ‘hunched back’ (of unknown origin) + the pejorative suffix -ard. Swiss German: variant of Bosshart.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Gossard, Bosshart, Brossard, Bossart, Bollard, Bovard, Bussard