Hutt Family History
Hutt Name Meaning
English: variant of Hudd with devoicing of the d from the Middle English personal name Hudde or Hutte. This could represent Old English Hud(d)a or its ancient Germanic equivalent Hud(d)o; however Anglo-Norman French Hud(de) a pet form of Hue (see Hugh ) is probably the usual source. German: from a short form of an ancient Germanic compound personal name formed with hut ‘guard’ as the first element. German (Hütt): see Huett . Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name from Yiddish hut German Hut ‘hat’ (see Huth ).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press