Name: Hilton

Origin and Meaning of the Name Hilton

  • Meaning:
    Settlement on hill or slope
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (HIL tin)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Hilton)
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Miscellaneous Info for Hilton

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Habituation surname occasionally used as a first name in modern times. The name was originally borne by those who had settled on a hill or hillside.

    This surname is the name of the Hilton family who owns the Hilton luxury hotel chain and heiresses Paris and Nicky Hilton. Also used by internet gossip sensation Perez Hilton.

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