Meaning and Origin of: Bosch

Family name origins & meanings

  • Dutch and North German : topographic name from Middle Dutchbussch, meaning ‘wood’ rather than ‘bush’, also found in place names, such as ’s Hertogenbosch (Bois-le-Duc).
  • German (Bösch) : see Boesch.
  • Catalan : habitational name from a place named with Bosc(h), from Late Latin boscus ‘wood’.