Dodge Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Roger:
Introduced to England by the Normans, Roger is derived from the Old High German Hrodger (spear fame), a compound name composed from the elements hroud (fame) and ger (a spear). The form Roger replaced the English cognate Hrothgar. Var: Rodger.
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English surname derived from a medieval nickname for Roger.
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Dodge Macknight, American painter.
Horace and John Dodge, American automobile pioneers and co-founders of company that would become Dodge Trucks.
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Dodge, character portrayed by Steve Carell in the film "Seeking a Friend for the End of the World."
Jimmy "Dodge" Connelly, fictional character portrayed by George Clooney in the film "Leatherheads."