Origin and Meaning

English: Whittle is a habitional name from any of the places named Whittle, especially in Lancashire i.e. Whittle le woods. It is named from the Old English hwit 'white' + hyll 'hill'. Whittle is also a variant of Whitewell.

First found in Lancashire.

Spelling variations: Whitall, Whitell, Whittle, Wittle, Whyttel, Whytall, Whytlle, Wyttle, Wittall, Wittel, Whittell.

Whittle Coat of Arms

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