Morton: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Morton

Morton

Pronunciation: MOR-tən (key)

Origin of the name Morton:

Transferred use of the surname arising from a place-name derived from the Old English elements mor (a moor, a wasteland) and tūn (town, settlement, village, enclosure): hence, "from the settlement by the moor."

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