Pitter Family History
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Pitter Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived by a pit or hollow (see Pitt) + -er, suffix denoting an inhabitant. German: variant of Peter. Jewish (from Ukraine): metonymic occupational nanme from Yiddish dialect piter ‘butter’. Compare Putterman.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Gitter, Pitzer, Putter, Petter, Matter, Bitter, Pinter, Mitter