Meaning and Origin of: Wyatt

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English, French : Little warrior, water

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Family name origins & meanings

  • English : from the medieval personal name Wiot, Wyot, Gyot, which derives from the Old English personal name Wīgheard, composed of the elements wīg ‘war’ + heard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. Under Norman influence it was also adopted as a diminutive of both Guy 1 and William.

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