Raso Family History
Raso Name Meaning
Italian and Spanish: from raso ‘level smooth bare’ used to denote a bald man or someone with close-cropped hair; alternatively the Italian name may correspond to the past participle rasato meaning ‘shaven’. Italian and Spanish: from raso ‘satin’ used for a maker or seller of the fabric or perhaps as a nickname. Spanish Galician and Portuguese: habitational name from any of the places called Raso in Ávila and A Coruña (Galicia) provinces in Spain and in Portugal. Compare Razo . Slovak (Rášo): unexplained.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press