What does Milton mean?
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.
Related boy name: Homer.Kreatif forms: Mildan, Milmon, Miton. [more]
How popular is Milton?
Milton is a very popular first name for men (#210 out of 1220, Top 17%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#1652 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Milton for boys. Milton reached its top rank of #76 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Homer is the only other prominent related form of Milton. These relations of Milton reached the top of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.9125%) and have become significantly less widespread since, with the forms Homer and Milton becoming less trendy. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Milton and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)