Hose Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English hose, huse ‘brambles’, ‘thorns’. English: habitational name from a place in Leicestershire, named from Old English hos, plural of hoh ‘spur of land’ (literally ‘heel’), or a topographic name with the same meaning. English and German: metonymic occupational name from Middle English, Middle Low and High German hose ‘hose’, ‘leggings’, denoting a knitter or seller of hose, or a nickname for someone who habitually wore noticeble legwear. German (Upper Saxony): apparently from a Czech personal name, Hos, a reduced form of Johannes (see John).

List of People with Surname Hose

According to our database, there are a total of 692 people with the surname Hose. Among these people surnamed Hose, there are about 214 unique names, with an average of 3 people who have the same name. John Hose, William Hose and James Hose are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Hose, with 18, 16 and 14 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Maryland has the largest number of people surnamed Hose, with a total of 111 people, and there are a total of 81 unique names among these people. West Virginia is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hose, with a total of 82 people and an average of 68 unique names.