Name: Fitz

Origin and Meaning of the Name Fitz

  • Meaning:
    Son
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (fitz)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Fitz)
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Miscellaneous Info for Fitz

  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Fitz derives from the Old French "fils," meaning "son." It was usually used as a patronymic prefix in cases of illegitimacy - thus, Fitzwilliam would have been the illegitimate son of William.

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