Trost Family History
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Trost Name Meaning
German: from a medieval personal name or byname often bestowed on a child born after the death of a sibling, from German Trost ‘comfort’, ‘consolation’ (Middle High German trost, ‘confidence’, ‘trust’). This surname is also found in Slovenia, where it is commonly spelled Trošt. Dutch: variant of Troost. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from modern German Trost ‘comfort’, ‘consolation’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Troost, Rost, Prost, Brott, Tross, Frost, Post, Brost, Drost, Trust