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Dalton meaning and name origin

Dalton \d(a)-lton, dal-ton\ as a boy's name is pronounced DOLL-ton. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Dalton is "from the valley town; the settlement in the valley". Place name. Novelist Dalton Trumbo.

Dalton has 5 variant forms: Delton, Daleton, Dallton, Dalten and Daulton.

Suggested similar baby names are Dallon, Dalon, Danton, Darton, Daxton, Dayton, Galton, Halton, Salton and Walton.

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Popularity of Dalton

Dalton is a somewhat popular first name for males (#765 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#608 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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