What does Carlton mean?
(male) Calton, Carton, ..
(female) Carlta, Carltlin, .. Middle name pairings:
Carlton Anay (C.A.), ..
How popular is Carlton?
Carlton is a very popular first name for men (#334 out of 1220, Top 27%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#1587 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Carlton reached its top rank of #238 in the U.S. in the 1930s, and is presently at #1660. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Carlton (#1660 from recent data) listed in the Top 2000 are Charlton and Carleton. These relations of Carlton were favored as baby names 9 decades ago (adoption of 0.1%) and are now significantly less popular, with the version Carlton becoming somewhat outmoded.
Carlton▼ is pronounced similarly to Karlton. Other recommended names are Barrton, Barton, Cardon, Carlin, Carlito, Carlo, Carlos, Carlow, Carlsen, Carlsson, Caron, Carson▲, Caxton, Charleton, Charlot, Chelton, Chilton, Collton, Colton▲, Dallton, Dalton▼, Darton, Daulton, Earlston, Earlton, Gallton (see Galton), Galton, Garton, Hallton (see Halton), Halton, Karlson, Marlon, Marston, Marton, Parton, Salton, Tarleton, Walton▼ and Warton. These names tend to be less commonly used than Carlton.See names in meaning and etymology.