Kitay Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Polish or Ukrainian kitaj ‘buckram’ or ‘canvas’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a linen trader or perhaps a nickname.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Kita, Kitt, Kikta, Sita, Kay, Tay, Kitz, Bitar, Kotas, Ratay

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Kitay Family Occupations

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