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1/12/2020, 10:37 PM namefix

Name Witek
Type Surname (from given name)
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

from the personal name WIT, a short form of WITOLD, a derivative of Lithuanian Vytautas, a compound of vyti 'to guide' + tauta 'the people'. from a pet form of another personal name WIT with a different etymology, namely a derivative of Latin Vitus, from vita 'life'. Compare Italian Vito.
Added 1/12/2020 by namefix