Name: Kelton

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kelton

  • Meaning:
    Town of the keels
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (KEL tun)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Kelton)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kelton

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Transferred use of a Scottish surname, derived from the name of the village in the parish of the same name in Kirkcudbrightshire.
    The name may be the Old English for "town of the keels", probably referring to town where ships were built.

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