Gender: Male Meaning of Mitt: "settlement with a mill" Origin of Mitt: Nickname for Milton

Mitt Origin and Meaning

The name Mitt is a boy's name meaning "settlement with a mill".

If you'd like to name your baby after Gov. Romney, Mitt isn't it: his birth name is Willard. Mitt is an inherited nickname from Milton Romney, a favorite cousin of his father's who was a Chicago Bears quarterback in the 1920's.

The Romney unusual nickname tradition continues with Mitt's son Tagg, born Taggart-- offering serious competition to the Palin family.

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Dev80 Says:


'Mitt' means 'my' in Swedish - 'Mitt hus' meaning 'My house'.