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Karlton

What does Karlton mean?

Karlton Pronunciation of Karlton [karl-ton] as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the name Karlton means "free man". Karlton is an alternate form of Karl (Old German): German transcription of Charles.

Variations

9 relations via Karl: Karlan, Karle, Karlens, Karli, Karlin, Karlo, Karlos, Karol and Karson.

Creative forms:
(male) Karlon, Karton, ..

(female) Karlken, Karlte, ..

Middle name pairings:
Karlton Khalid (K.K.), ..

How popular is Karlton?

Karlton is an unusual given name for men. Karlton is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Karlton was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #1641 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karlton name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Karlton are Karl (#1082 via latest list), Karlos, Karol and Karson (#293). Usage of these forms of Karlton was at its peak during the years 1960-1969 (average #1558) and is somewhat lower today (#1475, 33.8%), with the version Karl becoming less stylish. Karson is the most fashionable name for newborns here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karlton, Karl, Karlos, Karol, Karson in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Karlton is alike in pronunciation to Carlton. Other suggested similar names are Barrton, Barton, Carleton, Carlson, Carston, Charlton, Dallton, Dalton, Darton, Daulton, Earlston, Earlton, Gallton (see Galton), Galton, Garton, Hallton (see Halton), Halton, Karlsen, Karlson, Karlsson, Kellton, Kelton, Kolton, Marlon, Marston, Marton, Parton, Salton, Tarleton, Walton and Warton. These names tend to be more commonly used than Karlton.

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