What does Cranston mean?
Cranston [cranston] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Cranston is "settlement of cranes". American Senator Alan Cranston.
Associated with: old english.
(male) Cranton, Leanston, ..
(female) Cranon, Cransa, .. Middle name pairings:
Cranston Trace (C.T.), ..
How popular is Cranston?
Cranston is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#9531 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Cranston has not been recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Alanson, Blanton, Brandon▼, Brannon, Brannton, Bransen, Branson▲, Branston, Branten, Brantin, Branton, Braxton▲, Brenton, Brentton, Bronson▲, Bronsson (see Bronson), Cannon▲, Canon, Canyon, Carington, Carlton▼, Carrington, Carson▲, Carston, Caryngton (see Carrington), Cason▲, Castor, Caxton, Channon, Charlton, Cheston, Claxton, Clayton, Clinton▼, Colston, Crayton, Crichton, Cristen, Criston, Cristos, Croffton (see Crofton), Crofton, D'anton, Danton, Dunston, Easton▲, Erastos, Gaston, Grayson▲, Grayton, Hanson, Hansson, Janson, Jansson, Johnston, Langston▲, Langton, Mannton (see Manton), Manton, Marston, Preston, Ralston, Sanson, Stanton, Swanton, Tanson, Tanton, Trenton, Triston▼, Winston▲, Wriston and Wynston. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cranston.See names in meaning and etymology.