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Milton meaning and name origin

Milton \m(i)-lton, mil-ton\ as a boy's name is pronounced MIL-ton. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Milton is "mill town". Also possibly (Old English) "in the middle of three settlements". Used as given name from the early 19th century. Poet John Milton; comedian Milton Berle.

Milton has 6 variant forms: Milt, Miltie, Millton, Milten, Miltin and Mylton.

Suggested similar baby names are Hilton, Maldon, Meldon, Tilton and Wilton.


Popularity of Milton

Milton is a very popular first name for males (#210 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#1225 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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Top 1000 ranking of Milton name in U.S.
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