Milton: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Milton

Milton

Pronunciation: MIL-tən (key)

Origin of the name Milton:

Transferred use of the surname arising from several English place-names originating from the Old English Mylentūn, which is composed of the elements mylen (mill) and tūn (town, settlement, village, enclosure), and from the Old English Middeltūn, which is from middel (middle) and tūn (town, settlement, village, enclosure).

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Old-timey name
Also a Place Name. Milton, Wisconsin and Milton Keynes, UK

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Milt, Milo

Meanings and history of the name Milton: | Edit

Settlement by the mill; middle town; from mills town. English origin.

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Milton Hershey
Milton Berle
Milton Friedman
John Milton
Milton Bradley
Milton Rodas

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Milton Stephanides, character in the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Middlesex

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