Meaning and Origin of Wyatt - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Wyatt

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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 nameWīgheard, composed of the elements wīg ‘war’ +heard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. Under Norman influence it was also adopted as a diminutive of both Guy 1 andWilliam.

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