The name Sutter is a boy's name of English origin meaning "shoemaker". Sutter and is often added to user-created lists like Names I Love, But Can't Use and discussed in our forums with posts like "Totally, Kinda, or No Way?".
From the experts:
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.