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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Pitou

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  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Pitou is of Cambodian origin and means "It is actually written Pitouray but pronounced Pitou. Pitou as a name originated and used in Cambodia but it is derived from the Sanskrit word Vaidooriyum, hence Pitou(ray). It means chrysoberyl or cat eye diamond, one of the 9 sacred gems in Brahmanism/Hinduism, the state religion of ancient Cambodia before the nation converted into Buddhism.".
  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Pitou means "Chrysoberyl, cat eye diamond" and is of Cambodian origin.
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  1. (babytalk, Quebec) doggie
  2. (endearment, Quebec) puppy

Notable Persons With the Last Name Pitou

Penny was born on October 8th, 1938.


Louis was born in 1767. He died on May 8th, 1846.


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Popularity of Pitou as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Pitou

  • When was the first name Pitou first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Pitou is Tuesday, February 8th, 1944.
  • How unique is the name Pitou? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Pitou. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Pitou: Your name in reverse order is Uotip. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Itpuo. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Pitou born Jul 9, 1937

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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