Surname RIVERS

SOURCE: Location
USAGE: English

Meaning & History

Denoted a person who lived near a river, from Middle English, from Old French riviere meaning "river", from Latin riparius meaning "riverbank".

Related Names

OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Riva (Italian), Ribeiro (Portuguese), Rivera, Rivero (Spanish)
USER SUBMISSION: Rivers
Entry added July 11, 2018