Roderick Name Meaning

English: from the personal name Hrodric, composed of hrod ‘renown’ + ric ‘power(ful)’, Old Norse form Hroþrekr. This name was in use among the Normans in the form Rodric, but was not frequent in the medieval period. Welsh: Anglicized form of the personal name Rhydderch, originally a byname meaning ‘reddish brown’.

List of People with Surname Roderick

According to our database, there are a total of 2,403 people with the surname Roderick. Among these people surnamed Roderick, there are about 521 distinct names, with an average of 4 people who have the same name. David Roderick, John Roderick and Joseph Roderick are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Roderick, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that Massachusetts has the largest number of people surnamed Roderick, with a total of 329 people, and there are a total of 199 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Roderick, with a total of 243 people and an average of 172 distinct names.