Name: Burton

Origin and Meaning of the Name Burton

  • Meaning:
    Fort town
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (BUR tun)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Burton)
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Miscellaneous Info for Burton

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    A surname from the Old English elements 'burg' (fortress) and 'tun' (town, village).

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Popularity Rank of Burton (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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