Rutgers

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Dutch patronymic surname from the given name Rutger, the same as Roger and Rodgarus.

Proper nounEdit

Rutgers

  1. An American surname​.

ReferencesEdit

  • Rutgers Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning (as of 2005-02-25) which in turn cites:
    • William Arthur M.A. (1857). An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import, Sheldon, Blake & Co., New York NY
Last modified on 20 May 2013, at 21:05