Orosz Family History
14-Day Free Trial
GIVE ME ACCESS
Orosz Name Meaning
Hungarian: ethnic name for a Russian, orosz, from Turkish urus, in turn derived from Russian Rusak ‘Russian’, which owes its origin to a Scandinavian term meaning ‘oarsman’, ‘rower’ (a reference to the fact that the Russian state was first established by Scandinavians who rowed their ships inland from the Baltic sea).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Grosz, Oros, Grosh, Ross, Aros, Orso, Drost, Frost, Brosz, Moros