A Spanish surname which means son of Rodrigo. To refer to a descendant the letters â€˜ez or esâ€™ are placed at the end of the name.
The additional spellings for Rodriguez are Roderick, Rodrique, Rodiger and Rodriques.
In the United States, especially in the southwest states, in Spain, Cuba, Mexico, Venezuela, Columbia, and Argentina the surname of Rodriquez is common.
Famous: Alex Rodriguez (Professional baseball player), Martin Rodriguez (Argentina tennis player), Ismael Rodriguez (Mexican film director), Sonja Rodriguez (Canadian dancer), Elizabeth Rodriguez (singer), Luis Rodriguez (writer) and Saint Alphonsus Rodriguez (Saint of Spain).