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12/14/2019, 2:25 PM Mike C update #106
1/10/2017, 9:56 AM Mike C update #94
7/27/2015, 11:23 PM Mike C update #90
5/30/2011, 5:41 PM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Type Surname (from occupation)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. WAWR-drob

Meaning & History

From Old French warder "to guard" and robe "garment", an occupational name for a servant responsible for the clothing in a household.