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What is the origin of the surname Sutter?

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2007-11-23 07:21:01

English and South German: occupational name for a shoemaker or

cobbler (rarely a tailor), from Middle English suter,

souter, Middle High German s?ter, s?t

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2007-11-23 07:21:01

English and South German: occupational name for a shoemaker or

cobbler (rarely a tailor), from Middle English suter,

souter, Middle High German sūter, sūtære

(from Latin sutor, an agent derivative of suere 'to

sew').


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