Lovett Family History
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Lovett Name Meaning
English (of Norman origin) and French: from Anglo-Norman French lo(u)vet, a nickname meaning ‘wolf cub’, ‘young wolf’ (see Love, Low). Scottish: variant of Lovat, a habitational name for a sept of the Frasers from Lovat near Beauly in Inverness-shire, so named from Gaelic lobh ‘rot’, ‘putrefy’ + the locative suffix -aid.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Love, Rivett, Lovitt, Lovely, Lovell, Lycett, Lorette, Levett, Covert