Mutz Family History
Mutz Name Meaning
probably a metonymic occupational name for a baker, from Middle High German mutze ‘white bread’, ‘roll’ (see Mutschler). nickname either for a short person, from Middle High German mutzen ‘to cut or shorten’, or for a fop or dandy, from the same word in the sense ‘to decorate or adorn’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press