Name: Colton

Origin and Meaning of the Name Colton

  • Meaning:
    Coal town; Cola's town
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (KOHL ton)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Colton)
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Miscellaneous Info for Colton

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    "Colten" or "Colton" is a place name. "Coal town" is one likely translation, but many places called Colton originated as "Cola's town," where Cola was an Old English first name.

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