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1/22/2019, 10:01:03 AM Mike C update #101
7/27/2015, 11:23:08 PM Mike C update #90
5/30/2011, 5:41:55 PM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Type Surname (from nickname)

Meaning & History

Means "small, little" derived from Old French and Catalan petit. It was perhaps used for a short, small person or to denote the younger of two individuals.