Thornton

Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Thornton

Thornton

Thorn Settlement

Originally a surname from Old English porn ‘thorn bush’ and tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.

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Meaning:

Thorn settlement

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Origin:

English

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Gender:

For a boy

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Popularity:

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