What does Britton mean?
Affiliated boy name: Brett.Creative forms:
(male) Britna, Bruton, ..
(female) Briten, Britna, .. Middle name pairings:
Britton Bryden (B.B.), ..
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)
Shown below is the birth name history of Britton for boys. 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. Shown below is an analysis of the history of Britton and affiliated 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.