Type Surname (from occupation)
Pronounced Pron. Rod-man [key]
Other Forms FormsRadman, Roadman, Redman, Rodam.
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The surname Rodman is an ancient English surname, derived from a trade name, "men who were by the tenure or customs of their lands to ride with or for the lord of the manor about his business". The most famous bearer of this name is the basketball player Dennis Rodman.