Home > Palmerston


What does Palmerston mean?

Palmerston Pronunciation of Palmerston [palmer-ston] as a name for boys is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Palmerston is "pilgrim". Palmerston is an alternate form of Palmer (Old English).

Associated with: old english.


Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Palmerston Cody (P.C.), ..

How popular is Palmerston?

Palmerston is a rare first name for men. Palmerston is an equivalently rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only popular variation form of Palmerston (unlisted) is Palmer (#1293 from recent data). This relation of Palmerston reached the apex of its popularity during the years 1900-1909 (#470) and has become significantly less popular since. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aileron, Algernon, Aljernon, Alston, Anderson, Barton, Camaeron, Cameron, Carlton, Carston, Charleston, Coleton, Daleton, Dallton, Dameon, Darton, Earlton, Ellston, Emerson, Gaeton, Garretson, Garson, Garton, Gaston, Gershon, Hamelton, Hazleton, Jaimison, Jameson, Jamieson, Jepherson, Jeston, Kameron, Kamron, Karlton, Karson, Langston, Larsson, Lauriston, Mandelson (see Mandel), Marston, Marton, Merton, Packston, Pallmer (see Palmer), Palmar, Parmenio, Parmenios (see Parmenio), Parson, Parton, Paterson, Paton, Patterson, Pattison, Patton, Paulson, Payton, Person, Peterson, Pierson, Piersson, Platon, Pomeroy, Pommeroy, Preston, Ralston, Salmon, Samson, Sanderson, Silverton, Simeron, Somerton, Tamson, Torston and Warburton. These names tend to be more commonly used than Palmerston.

See names
in meaning and etymology.