Anglo-French fitz, from Old French fils, from Latin filius "son of" (see filial); used regularly in official rolls and hence the first element of many modern surnames; in later times used of illegitimate issue of royalty.
- fitting room,
- fitzgerald contraction,
- fitzgerald, edward,
- fitzgerald, ella,
- fitzgerald, f. scott
Examples from the Web for fitz
In 1961, Hulanicki married Stephen “Fitz” Fitz-Simon, a young British businessman whom she met at a party in London.
Hunkered down in a bunker, she, Mellie, and Fitz argue over what details about their relationship they want to make public.
His response to her is about Fitz, like wow, what has he done to you.
First Lady Mellie (Bellamy Young) and Fitz reconcile—because of the whole rape thing—and we learn the son is actually his.The Explosive ‘Scandal’ Finale Was Its Best Episode Yet|Kevin Fallon|April 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The artist formerly known as President Fitz is slated to bring the infamous polygamist to life in an upcoming Lifetime movie.Ke$ha Leaves Rehab, Miley Cyrus Poses With Sex Toy|Culture Team|March 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Fitz did not know a word of French, and his mother could only make out "Mon cher père," and an occasional word in the letter.Make or Break|Oliver Optic
I didn't see, myself, how Fitz could untie those hard knots with his one hand, in time to do any good.Pluck on the Long Trail|Edwin L. Sabin
"Colonel, this is saving my life against my will," remonstrated Fitz Hugh.The Brigade Commander|J. W. Deforest
Mr. Cassius Lee, to whom he told this, suggested that he should take General Fitz.Recollections and Letters of General Robert E. Lee|(His Son) Captain Robert E. Lee
I knew the dear old fellow would not sleep a wink even in his own bed if the idea got into his head that Fitz was ill.Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman|F. Hopkinson Smith