Rothacker Family History
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Rothacker Name Meaning
habitational name based on a field name derived from Middle High German riuten, roten ‘to clear land (for cultivation)’ + acker ‘field’. from a Germanic personal name, Hrodachar, formed with hrod ‘renown’. Altered spelling of Swiss German Rothacher, a habitational name for someone from any of several places named Rothach or Rottach.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Rocker, Hofacker, Acker, Rother, Recker, Rothbauer, Eichacker