What does Gorton mean?
Associated with: old english.
Gorton has 1 variant: Gorten.
Affiliated boy name: Garton.Creative forms:
(male) Goton, Greton, ..
(female) Gortan, .. Middle name pairings:
Gorton Brent (G.B.), ..
How popular is Gorton?
Gorton is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#7592 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. Gordon (#812 in recent rankings), Gorden and Gordan are the prominent variation forms of Gorton (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these relations of Gorton was widespread among parents during 1930-1939 (median #983) and is now significantly lower, with the version Gordon becoming somewhat outmoded. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Barton, Berton, Bolton, Borbon, Bordon, Boston▲, Burton▼, Colton▲, Cotton, Darton, Dorion, Doron, Fordon, Gaeton, Galton, Garion, Garmon, Garon, Garron, Garson, Gaston, Geron, Gerson, Girvon (see Girvin), Goran, Goren, Gorin, Gorman, Gorren, Gorrin, Grayton, Gurion, Guryon, Horten, Horton, Jordon▼, Joron, Kolton▲, Loron, Marton, Merton▼, Morten, Morton▼, Murton, Norton, Orton, Parton, Torion, Torston and Warton. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gorton.See names in meaning and etymology.