Ashton

Pronunciation: a-hshto-hn
Origin: United Kingdom
gender-male
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Europe

Ashton is a given name of English origin, derived from Old English and means "from the ash tree" or "ash tree town". It was originally a surname given to people who lived in or near a town or village where ash trees grew, and is a locational surname referring to the town of Ashton in Lancashire, England. Ashton has its roots in Old English, specifically from the words "æsc" meaning "ash tree" and "tun" meaning "town or settlement". The name is traditionally masculine, but has become more common as a gender-neutral first name.

Ashton Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Ashton is currently #104 on Kiindred
gender-female Boy: Ashton is currently #104 on Kiindred Boy Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Ashton is currently #101 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-male Boy Unique: Ashton is currently #101 on Kiindred Boy Unique Names

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