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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun zit
a pimple.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A small inflamed elevation of the skin; a pustule or papule; common symptom in acne

Uncertain origin, first attested as 1960s slang. Compare English chit (“pimple, wart”), German Zitze (“teat, nipple”).

  1. (US, slang) pimple

zit was also found in the following language(s): Dutch and Middle High German

Fun Facts about the name Zit

  • When was the first name Zit first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Zit is Friday, August 7th, 1914.
  • How unique is the name Zit? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Zit. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Zit: Your name in reverse order is Tiz. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tzi. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Zit born Jan 23, 1971

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 Northern China approximately on 1225. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

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 learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.