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Gender: M Meaning of Princeton: "princely town" Origin of Princeton: English Princeton's Popularity in 2014: #517

This uppity name climbed 120 spots to Number 517 in 2014 -- but we still think it's a bit much. Even abroad, where the connection to the prestigious university will be weaker, any name beginning with "Prince" will sound pretentious.

Famous People Named Princeton

Princeton, stage name of Jacob Perez of Mindless Behavior

Pop Culture References for the name Princeton

Princeton University is a private Ivy League college in Princeton, New Jersey

Princeton from Avenue Q (musical)

Princeston, Prenston, Princton