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Huntington

What does Huntington mean?

Huntington Pronunciation of Huntington [hunt-ing-ton] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Huntington is "hunter's settlement". Place name. Railroad magnate and philanthropist Henry Hungtington.

Associated with: old english, hunter.

Variations

Huntington has 2 variants: Hunt and Huntingdon.

Creative forms:
(male) Huntinghuon, ..

(female) Huntingone, ..

Middle name pairings:
Huntington Maximiliano (H.M.), ..

How popular is Huntington?

Huntington is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#4637 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Hunt is the only prominent variation form of Huntington (unlisted) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of this form of Huntington was more pronounced in the 1880s. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Barrington, Button, Carington, Carrington, Caryngton (see Carrington), Clinton, Covington, Dunston, Dunton, Ellington, Hamilton, Harrington, Hasting, Hastings, Henning, Hilton, Hopkinson, Huston, Hutcheson, Hutchinson, Hutten, Hutton, Kingston, Langton, Linton, Livingston, Mannton (see Manton), Quenton, Quinnton, Quinton, Remington, Sanditon, Stanton, Sutton, Swinton, Vinton, Washington, Wellington, Winston, Winton and Worthington. These names tend to be more commonly used than Huntington.

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