Botte Family History
14-Day Free Trial
Botte Name Meaning
Italian (two syllables) and French (one syllable): metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of boots, from Old French bote, Italian botte ‘boot’ (of unknown origin). In some cases it may have been a nickname, perhaps for a heavy drinker (who ‘drank out of a boot’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bott, Botten, Hotte, Notte, Motte, Boyte, Bolte, Bolt, Botta, Botto