Hosch Family History
Hosch Name Meaning
(North German): nickname from a reduced form of Middle Low German hovesch ‘courtly’, a derivative of hof ‘court’ (see Hoff). (South German): probably a nickname for a scornful person, from Middle High German hoschen ‘to mock’, hosche ‘mockery’. (eastern German, of Slavic origin): from a pet form of the personal name Johannes (see Johann, John).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press