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Gender: Male Meaning of Pitt: "pit, ditch" Origin of Pitt: English

The name Pitt is a boy's name of English origin meaning "pit, ditch". Pitt and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF #25".

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Despite two distinguished surname-bearers — the great British statesman William Pitt and heartthrob Brad, this would be a tough name to pull off in first place. William Thackeray used it for two generations of baronets in his novel Vanity Fair, the Sir Pitt Crawleys.

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Famous People Named Pitt

William Pitt the Elder
William Pitt the Younger

Pop Culture References for the name Pitt

Sir Pitt Crawley, character in Thackeray's "Vanity Fair"