Roser Family History
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Roser Name Meaning
German: topographic name for someone who lived at a place where wild roses grew (see Rose 1), with the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. German (Röser): habitational name from places called Rös, Roes, or Rösa in Bavaria, Rhineland, and Saxony, or a variant of Rosser. Swiss German (Röser): from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on hrod ‘renown’. English: unexplained.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Rose, Noser, Roder, Rosen, Romer, Moser, Rosner, Roker, Risher, Oser