Pittle-pattle
Pittle-pattle Pit"tle-pat`tle, v. i. To talk unmeaningly; to chatter or prattle. [R.] --Latimer. [1913 Webster]

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  • pittle-pattle — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pittle — Pittle, Pottell, Pottle, Pattle, Peddel, Pedel, Peedell, Piddle, Puddle, Petel etc., are all derivatives from the old English personal name Pott or Podd . This was partially a habitational name for one who lived by an area of pits and hollows, or …   Surnames reference

  • Peddel — Pittle, Pottell, Pottle, Pattle, Peddel, Pedel, Peedell, Piddle, Puddle, Petel etc., are all derivatives from the old English personal name Pott or Podd . This was partially a habitational name for one who lived by an area of pits and hollows, or …   Surnames reference

  • Pedel — Pittle, Pottell, Pottle, Pattle, Peddel, Pedel, Peedell, Piddle, Puddle, Petel etc., are all derivatives from the old English personal name Pott or Podd . This was partially a habitational name for one who lived by an area of pits and hollows, or …   Surnames reference

  • Petel — Pittle, Pottell, Pottle, Pattle, Peddel, Pedel, Peedell, Piddle, Puddle, Petel etc., are all derivatives from the old English personal name Pott or Podd . This was partially a habitational name for one who lived by an area of pits and hollows, or …   Surnames reference

  • Pittel — Pittle, Pottell, Pottle, Pattle, Peddel, Pedel, Peedell, Piddle, Puddle, Petel etc., are all derivatives from the old English personal name Pott or Podd . This was partially a habitational name for one who lived by an area of pits and hollows, or …   Surnames reference

  • Puddle — Pittle, Pottell, Pottle, Pattle, Peddel, Pedel, Peedell, Piddle, Puddle, Petel etc., are all derivatives from the old English personal name Pott or Podd . This was partially a habitational name for one who lived by an area of pits and hollows, or …   Surnames reference

  • Peedell — Pittle, Pottell, Pottle, Peddel, Peedell, Piddle and Puddle are all variant derivatives of the Olde English personal name of the pre 7th Century, Pott or Podd , plus the medieval diminutive little to imply son of or possibly relative of Pott or… …   Surnames reference

  • Piddle — Recorded in many spellings including Pattle, Pedle, Peddle, Peedel, Petel, Piddle, Pittle, Pottell, Pottle, Puddle, and possibly others, this is an ancient English surname. However spelt they are all derivatives of the pre 7th century Old English …   Surnames reference

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