What does Templeton mean?
Templeton [tem-ple-ton] as a boys' name is pronounced TEM-pel-tun. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Templeton is "temple settlement". Place name that refers to the medieval priories and settlements of the Knights Templar, a military religious order. Also the name of the rat in "Charlotte's Web".
(male) Templelon, Templeron, ..
(female) Templetal, Templete, .. Middle name pairings:
Templeton Tytan (T.T.), ..
How popular is Templeton?
Templeton is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#2483 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Temple is the only popular alternative form of Templeton (not ranked). Adoption of this relation of Templeton was at its most widespread 105 years ago (#1947). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Bellton, Belton, Carleton, Charleton, Coleton, Daleton, Deleon, Delton, Felton, Hamelton, Hamilton, Hampton, Hazleton, Keeton, Kellton, Kelton, Kempton, Middleton, Pendleton, Remington▲, Seeton, Tarleton, Tempest, Tempestt (see Tempest), Templar, Templer, Tempo, Teyton, Tilton and Welton. These names tend to be more commonly used than Templeton.See names in meaning and etymology.