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What does Horten mean?

Horten Pronunciation of Horten [hort-en] as a name for boys is an Old English name, and the meaning of the name Horten is "gray settlement". Horten is a version of Horton (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english.


1 related form via Horton: Orton.

Creative forms:
(male) Harten, Hortha, ..

(female) Horter, Hortne, ..

Middle name pairings:
Horten Maddex (H.M.), ..

How popular is Horten?

Horten is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#52714 out of 150436, Top 35%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent variation form of Horten (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 is Horton. Adoption of this relation of Horten reached its apex a century ago (#1700). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Horton in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Horten and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Barten, Bolten, Borden, Colten, Corben, Coren, Cortes, Cortez, Cotten, Dorien, Dorren, Forden, Forteny (see Fortney), Gorden, Goren, Gorren, Gorten, Gorton, Halten (see Halton), Harben, Harden, Hardin, Hardon, Hardwen (see Hardwin), Harken, Harlen, Harmen, Harte, Hartman, Holden, Howlen, Hutten, Jorden, Joren, Jorgen, Kolten, Koren, Kortes, Kortez, Loren, Lorren, Marten, Morgen, Morten, Morton, Morven, Normen, Norton, Porter, Soren, Toren, Torsten, Varten and Worden. These names tend to be more frequently used than Horten.

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