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Origin and popularity of the name ROUSE


Rouse : 1: English: nickname for a person with red hair or a ruddy complexion from Middle English Anglo-Norman French rous(e) ‘red(-haired)’ (from Latin russ(e)us).3: Americanized form of German Raus.2: Walloon and northern French (Rousé): variant of Rosé (see Rose).


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Oxford Dictionary if Family Names in Britain and Ireland, ©2016, University of the West of England

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