- David H.,born 1939, U.S. jurist: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 1990–2009.
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- Scot and Northern English a shoemaker or cobbler
Old English sūtere, from Latin sutor, from suere to sew
Word Origin and History for david souter
"maker or mender of shoes," Old English sutere, from Latin sutor "shoemaker," from suere "to sew, stitch" (see sew).
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