English surname and occupational name

Sutter Origin and Meaning

The name Sutter is a boy's name of English origin meaning "shoemaker".

Sutter is a new entry to the fashionable class of occupational surnames, brought to the fore by the hero of the 2013 indie film The Spectacular Now. More masculine than Sutton and more distinctive than Sawyer, Sutter might be a good choice for the child of a shoe designer or shoe lover.

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Famous People Named Sutter

  • Sutter Kainstage name of Robert Evans, American rapper
  • John Augustus SutterSr. and Jr., American Gold Rush pioneers in California

Sutter in Pop Culture

  • Sutter Keelycharacter in the book "The Spectacular Now"
  • Sutter Canecharacter in film "In the Mouth of Madness"