What does Bretton mean?
Bretton [bret-ton] as a name for boys is a Latin and Old English name, and the name Bretton means "from Britany or Britain; from Britain". Bretton is a variant form of Brett (Latin). Bretton is also a derivative of Britton (Old English).
(male) Bretson, Burrton, ..
(female) Bretna, Bretni, .. Middle name pairings:
Bretton Bodie (B.B.), ..
How popular is Bretton?
Bretton is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#63812 out of 150436, Top 42%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Bretton (outside Top 2000) are Brett (#748 last year), Britton (#1529), Britt and Bret. Usage of these relations of Bretton was widespread 4 decades ago (average #591) and has become much less since (#1569, down 91%), with versions such as Bret going out of style. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Bretton is alike in pronunciation to Brighton. Other suggested similar names are Barrton, Barton, Belton, Benton▲, Bertin, Berton, Braddon, Bradon, Braedon▼, Branton, Braxton▲, Braydon, Brendon▼, Brennon, Brentan, Brenten, Brentin, Brenton, Brentton, Brenttyn, Brentyn, Brexton, Brocton, Burton▼, Button, Preston and Trenton. These names tend to be more frequently used than Bretton.See names in meaning and etymology.