Petit Coat of Arms
Check out the Petit family crest printed on mugs, bags, keychains, and other purchasable items. Be proud of your British ancestry!
Variants Petit, Petitt, Pettet, Pettit, Pettitt, Petty, Pettey, Pettee. A nickname meaning 'the petite', from the French meaning small. This name is of English descent.
Our heraldic designs are perfect for Petit family reunions and any other event. Buying a Petit family crest won
Please note that coats of arms (or family crests are some call them) belong to individual people and not surnames themselves. All of these coats of arms are based on actual historical reference material (many books). Bear in mind that although heraldry is not an exact science, we have done our best to be as accurate as possible increating these coats of arms. If you have concerns or want to learn more, please refer to the FAQ section of our website to read more about how we determined which coat of arms to use, and what historical material was used to design these coats of arms.
Please note that the term "family crest" is a misnomer. The crest is actually a portion of the coat of arms. It refers to the region above helmet that is on top of the shield, which often depicts beasts. Our coats of arms have omitted the crest portion of the arms.