Share This Name

About This Name


While the origin of the name 'Elton' is definitely Old English, its meaning is not concrete. One theory suggests that this name could have come from the Old English name “Aethelflaed', whose meaning is 'noble beauty', with the added suffix 'tun' meaning 'place or enclosure'. Another theory suggests that this name could have come from the words 'Ella', a name, plus 'tun', land, meaning 'Ella's land'. It could also have come from the Old English words 'ael', which means 'eel', and 'tun', meaning 'place or enclosure', referring to a place where eel's were caught.

Origin

Syllables

2

Pronunciation

EL-tən

More Names


Roddy
Gerard
Deval
Cadan
Iker
Vilmar
Rockford
Colombain
Krzysztof
Dudu
Dirck
Croydon
Bandi
Reinhardt
Gerrell

Download the App

Disover and match names today only on the BabyHandle mobile app.
Available in the App Store and Play Store