Boy name origins & meanings
- Old English : Tree with red berries
Family name origins & meanings
- English : habitational name, a variant of Rothwell (representing the local pronunciation of the place in Northamptonshire).
- English : habitational name from a place in Devon, so named from Old English rūh ‘rough’, ‘overgrown’ + hyll ‘hill’.
- English : from a medieval personal name, a pet form of Rowe 2.