What does Bolton mean?
Bolton [bolton] as a boys' name. English surname of uncertain meaning, though the -ton part possibly refers to a town. Singer Michael Bolton.
Associated with: surname.
(male) Balton, Bolcon, ..
(female) Bolnan, Bolta, .. Middle name pairings:
Bolton Morgan (B.M.), ..
How popular is Bolton?
Bolton is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#994 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Bolton has not made it into the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Bolton is alike in pronunciation to Bellton and Belton. Other suggested similar names are Allton, Alton▼, Balto, Barton, Belden, Beldon, Belldon (see Belden), Benton▲, Berton, Borbon, Bordon, Boston▲, Boynton, Breton, Briton, Brocton, Burton▼, Button, Buxton, Coleton, Collton, Colson, Colston, Colten▲, Colton▲, Cotton, Dalton▼, Delton, Ellton, Elton▼, Felton, Fulton, Galton, Gorton, Halton, Hilton▼, Horton, Hylton, Jolyon, Kelton, Kolten▲, Koltin, Kolton▲, Milton▼, Morton▼, Mylton (see Milton), Norton, Salton, Tilton, Walton▼, Welton, Wilton▼ and Zoltan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bolton.