Roos Name Meaning

Dutch (also de Roos) and Swiss German: habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by the sign of a rose. Dutch (also de Roos): metonymic occupational name for someone who grew roses, from roos ‘rose’. Dutch: from the female personal name Rosa (Latin rosa ‘rose’). Dutch: nickname from roos ‘erysipelas’, an infection which causes reddening of the skin and scalp, applied presumably to someone with a ruddy complexion. Swiss German: from a personal name formed with hrod ‘renown’. Swedish and Danish (of German origin): as 1. Swedish: variant of Ros. English and Scottish: variant of Ross 2.

List of People with Surname Roos

According to our database, there are a total of 1,595 people with the surname Roos. Among these people surnamed Roos, there are about 404 unique names, with an average of 3 people who have the same name. David Roos, James Roos and John Roos are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Roos, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Roos, with a total of 184 people, and there are a total of 131 unique names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Roos, with a total of 122 people and an average of 86 unique names.