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fitz


fitz


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fitz  \Fitz\,  n.  [OF.  fils,  filz,  fiz,  son,  F.  fils,  L.  filius 
  See  {Filial}.] 
  A  son;  --  used  in  compound  names  to  indicate  paternity,  esp. 
  of  the  illegitimate  sons  of  kings  and  princes  of  the  blood; 
  as  Fitzroy  the  son  of  the  king;  Fitzclarence  the  son  of 
  the  duke  of  Clarence.