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What does Prewit mean?

Prewit Pronunciation of Prewit [pre-wit] as a name for boys is of Old French derivation, and the meaning of Prewit is "brave little one". Prewit is a variant form of Prewitt (Old French).

Associated with: brave, little.


Prewit has 3 variants: Prewet, Prewett and Pruitt.

Creative forms:
(male) Parwit, Perwit, ..

(female) Prei, Pretia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Prewit Quinten (P.Q.), ..

How popular is Prewit?

Prewit is a rare given name for men but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#116835 out of 150436, Top 78%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Prewit has yet to make it into the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Prewit name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Prewit outside U.S.

Similar Names

Prewit is alike in pronunciation to Pratt. Other suggested similar names are Averit, Brit, Frewin, Merit, Parwiz, Pepito, Phelim, Phenix, Piet, Preemo (see Primo), Premo, Prentis, Prescot and Presly. Like Prewit, these names are not frequently used.

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