Roske Family History
Roske Name Meaning
German (Röske) in part of Sorbian origin: see Roeske . Germanized form (variant of Roschke) of Sorbian Rošk and Roška: from a pet form of a personal name beginning with Ro- such as Rodoslav (see Rod ) and Roch Germanized form (variant of Roschke) of Sorbian Rožk and Róžk: nickname from diminutives of Lower Sorbian rog Upper Sorbian róh ‘horn’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press