Rog Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from róg ‘horn’, or occupational name for someone whose job was to blow a horn. Dutch: from rog ‘ray’, hence perhaps a nickname for someone thought to resemble the fish or a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a ray. Dutch: variant of Rogge.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Roe, Roy, Rom, Ros, Krol, Ron, Rock, Rod, Hoy, Roh

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