Rothmann Family History
Rothmann Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a person with red hair from an elaborated form of Roth 1 with the addition of Middle High German Yiddish man (German Mann) ‘man’. Compare Rothman and Redman . German: topographic name for someone who lived on land that had been cleared from an elaborated form of Roth 2 with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’. German (in Saxony and Silesia): occupational name for a counselor or nickname for a man respected for his opinions and advice from a dialect variant of Middle High German rāt ‘counsel’ + man ‘man’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022