Name Element ROT

TYPE: Word

Meaning & History

Old High German word meaning "red".
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: read (Anglo-Saxon), rod (Old Dutch)
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Reed, Reid, Read (English)
SURNAME DESCENDANTS: Read, Reed (English), Rot, Roth, Rothenberg (German), Rot, Roth, Rothenberg, Rothschild (Jewish), Reid (Scottish)
Entry added July 11, 2018