Sitzer Family History
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Sitzer Name Meaning
German: from an agent derivative of Middle High German siz ‘seat’, ‘domicile’ (see Sitz). Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish zitsn ‘to sit’, possibly applied as a nickname for a stallholder in a marketplace, or else for someone who spent most of his time in study.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Setzer, Fitzer, Stitzer, Spitzer, Pitzer, Stier, Smetzer, Butzer