Rotter Family History
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Rotter Name Meaning
variant spelling of Rother. occupational name for the foreman or leader of a group or association of men, or a work gang, from an agent derivative of Middle High German rotte ‘team’, ‘gang’. occupational name for a harp player, Middle High German rottære. habitational name from any of the various places called Rott.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Trotter, Zotter, Otter, Potter, Ritter, Notter, Rottier, Rother