Given Name OTIS

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: O-tis   [details]

Meaning & History

From an English surname which was derived from the medieval given name Ode, a cognate of OTTO. In America it has been used in honour of the revolutionary James Otis (1725-1783).

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2016
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2016
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2016