What does Britton mean?
Affiliated boy name: Brett.Creative forms:
(male) Britna, Bruton, ..
(female) Briten, Britna, .. Middle name pairings:
Britton Colby (B.C.), ..
How popular is Britton?
Britton is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#1147 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Britton was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its apex position of #883 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, and is at #1529 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. The only other prominent varying form of Britton (#1529 last year) rated in the Top 2000 is Brett (#748 last year). Adoption of these relations of Britton was at its apex 4 decades ago (adoption of 0.23%) and is now significantly diminished (adoption 0.02%, ▼90%), with the version Brett becoming somewhat outmoded.
Britton is pronounced similarly to Breton, Brighton, Brittain and Brittan. Other recommended names are Barrton, Barton, Berton, Braddon, Bradon, Braedon▼, Branton, Braxton▲, Braydon, Brenton, Brentton, Brexton, Brion, Bristol, Bristow, Britt, Britte (see Brett), Brocton, Burton▼, Button, Criston, Litton, Triston▼, Triton and Wriston. These names tend to be more frequently used than Britton.See names in meaning and etymology.