Roderick Family History
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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’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Broderick, Frederick, Rodich, Dederick, Durick, Orrick, Lodwick