Primrose Family History
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Primrose Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from a place in Fife, originally named Prenrhos, from Welsh pren ‘tree’ + rhos ‘moor’, later altered by folk etymological association with the name of the flower (Late Latin prima rosa ‘first(-flowering)’ rose).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Primo, Penrose, Ringrose, Pross, Prime, Pridmore, Prior, Price