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Boy Name: Swanton

Name: Swanton
Pronunciation: \s-wanton, swa(n)-ton\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: swan settlement
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Swinton, Shandon
Similar Names: Stanton, Staunton, Stanten, Swenson
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 28257


Swanton \s-wanton, swa(n)-ton\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Swanton is "swan settlement". Place name. In the Middle Ages, swans were considered a delicacy.

Baby names that sound like Swanton are Swinton and Shandon. Other similar baby names are Stanton, Staunton, Stanten and Swenson.


Swanton is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#28257 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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