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pinWhat does Hamilton mean?

Hamilton /ha-mil-ton/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced HAM-ul-tun. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Hamilton is "flat-topped hill".

May also possibly mean "home-lover's estate" or "hill with grass". Place name and surname of one of the great noble families in Scotland. American statesman Alexander Hamilton; figure skater Scott Hamilton.


Hamilton has 4 variants: Hamel, Hamelton, Hamil and Hamill.

Kreatif forms: Hamilson, Hanmilton, Hemilton. [more]

pinHow popular is Hamilton?

Hamilton is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#107 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Hamilton for boys. Hamilton entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its peak position of #479 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Hamilton name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hamilton outside U.S.