Name: Brighton

Origin and Meaning of the Name Brighton

  • Meaning:
    Bright settlement
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (BRY tun)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Brighton)
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Miscellaneous Info for Brighton

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Place name and surname, possibly from the Old English 'beorht' meaning "bright" and 'tun' meaning "enclosure, settlement".

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