From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Family name
Meaning toponymic; literally "Head of a mercantile or other guild"[1]
Region of origin India
Language(s) of origin Sanskrit

Shetty is a surname from coastal Karnataka in India. It is found among Hindus and Jains of the Bunt community.[1]

Notable people[edit]

Notable people with the surname Shetty include:

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Shetty Family History". Oxford University Press. Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press. Retrieved 8 October 2016.