You are not signed in. Sign in.

Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

Share This Page:

Baby Genders

Alphabetical List

Name Origins

Boy Name: Shelton

Name: Shelton
Pronunciation: \sh(el)-ton\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: ledge village
Origin: English
Related Names: Sheldon
Sounds Like: Chelton, Chilton, Shelden, Sheldin
Similar Names: Belton, Cheston, Delton, Felton, Kelton, Salton, Seldon, Shipton, Shalmon, Welton
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 773
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 279

Description

Shelton \sh(el)-ton\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Shelton is "ledge village". Place name.

For more information, see also the related name Sheldon.

Baby names that sound like Shelton are Chelton, Chilton, Shelden and Sheldin. Other similar baby names are Belton, Cheston, Delton, Felton, Kelton, Salton, Seldon, Shipton, Shalmon and Welton.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Shelton.

Popularity

Shelton is a somewhat popular first name for men (#773 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#279 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

« Previous Name Shelonda
Next Name » Shem

(top)




No comments yet. Submit yours!



Feel free to comment on this page.

We would like to know what you think about this and publish your thoughts here! (top)

What say you?

  1. You may optionally give a title for this comment.

  2. Worst to best, 1 to 5, what would you rate this one?

  3. The actual content of your comment. No HTML nor whatsoever allowed.

  4. The author of this comment.

  5. Which cannot float on water, boat or stone?

    Please answer the question by common sense.