Type Surname (from occupation)
Pronounced Pron. Sutter (German)
Other Forms FormsSuter
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Contributor Contrib.Eric Sutter on 12/25/2011
English and South German occupational name for a shoemaker or cobbler (rarely a tailor), from Middle English suter, souter, Middle High German suter, sutære (from Latin sutor, an agent derivative of suere ‘to sew’).