Gender: Male Meaning of Sutter: "shoemaker" Origin of Sutter: 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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Luci_B Says:


Beautiful name! 🖤

Leonina Says:


There's a Swiss bakery chain named Sutter... "Soottur"

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RoddyThlayli Says:


Stutter, butter . . . . not seeing the appeal.

hufflepuff Says:


It sounds a bit like stutter, but I can dig it.

breanna1995 Says:


I just watched the Spectacular Now and I've fallen in love with this name.

jan11th Says:


My kids names are Dakota & Sutter.