Type Surname (from nickname)
Pronounced Pron. raʊʃ [key]
Other Forms FormsRoush, Raush, Rusch, Ruscher, Rousch
Nickname for a noisy person, derived from ruschen, meaning "to make a noise" in Middle High German. Also a topographic last name for someone who lived near a swamp. Specifically referring to rusch(e) (reeds) in Middle High German.