Swett Family History
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Swett Name Meaning
Dutch: nickname for a dark-haired or swarthy person (see Swets). Americanized spelling of Slovenian Svet, a nickname from the adjective svet ‘holy’ (most likely), or possibly from the noun svet, which has various meanings, including ‘world’, ‘advice’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Swetz, Swets, Rhett, Tweet, Sweet, Yett, Swift, Shutt, Skutt, Witt