Name: Princeton

Origin and Meaning of the Name Princeton

  • Meaning:
    Prince's town
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (PRINS tuhn)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Princeton)
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Miscellaneous Info for Princeton

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The surname Princeton used as a first name.

    The primary association with this name would likely be Princeton University, in Princeton, New Jersey, USA.

Similar Names to Princeton for Boys & Girls

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

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Princeton - Rankings by Year

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(Source: U.S. SSA)
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