Whitt name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Whitt

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International Interest
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Alt. Meaning

W is for willing, to go the extra mile

H is for hopeful, you see the bright side of things

I is for impress, for impress you will.

T is for treat, that you always are.

T is for try, as hard as you can

Notable Persons Named Whitt

Notable Persons Named Whitt

Whitt Lloyd Moreland

Whitt Lloyd Moreland is a military person. His military service ended in 1951.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Whitt

Notable Persons With the Last Name Whitt

Cole Whitt

Cole was born on June 22nd, 1991 in Alpine, California.

OBE Lady Bamford

OBE Lady Bamford is a businessperson. OBE was given the name Carole Gray whitt in Nottingham. OBE is also known as Carole Bamford.

Ernie Whitt

Ernie Whitt is a baseball. Ernie was born on June 13th, 1952 in Detroit.

Brandon Whitt

Brandon Whitt is a nascar driver.

Ward Whitt

Ward Whitt is a in the field of operations research. Ward was born in 1942 in Bozeman, Montana.

Robert Leslie “Les” Whitt

Robert Leslie “Les” Whitt was a zookeeper. Robert was born on August 22nd, 1951 in Natchez, Mississippi. Robert is also known as Robert Leslie Whitt. He died on August 16th, 2008.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Whitt U.S.
  White 84.51% 64.26%
  African American 11.16% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.44% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.50% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.68% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.71% 16.26%

Of Last Name Whitt

People with the last name Whitt are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Whitt

  • How Popular is the name Whitt? Whitt is the 23,994th most popular name of all time. As a last name Whitt was the 2,092nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Whitt have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 264 babies born with the first name Whitt in the United States. That's more than enough people named Whitt to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Whitt? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Whitt first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Whitt is Wednesday, March 17th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Whitt born? The highest recorded use of the first name Whitt was in 2019 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Whitt: The name spelled backwards is Ttihw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Thtiw. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Whitt? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 17,293 people with the last name Whitt.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Whitt? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 6 of them will have Whitt as their last name.
  • Whitt name meaning

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