"hilltop town"

Clinton Origin and Meaning

The name Clinton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "hilltop town".

Like many names that have strong political connotations, the attractiveness of the name Clinton will be affected by your world-view. But, taking politics out of the equation, Clinton has a lovely pastoral meaning, a strong sound and a tremendously wearable nickname - Clint - all which would seem to be in its favor for at least a second thought.

# 923 in the US

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Famous People Named Clinton

  • Clinton KellyAmerican fashion consultant and TV personality
  • Clinton Joseph DavissonAmerican physicist
  • Clinton Hubert MorrisonBritish footballer
  • Clinton Earl PortisAmerican NFL player
  • Clinton Merrick HurdleAmerican baseball manager
  • Clinton "Clint" EastwoodAmerican actor and director
  • Clinton Drew "Clint" DempseyAmerican soccer player
  • Clinton "Clint" HowardAmerican actor; brother of director Ron Howard
  • Clinton Darryl "Clint" MansellEnglish musician and composer
  • Clinton James "Clint" McKayAustralian cricketer
  • William Jefferson "Bill" Clintonformer U.S. President
  • Hillary Diane Rodham ClintonAmerican politician
  • former First LadyNY state senator, U.S. secretary of state, first woman to be a general,election candidate for U.S. President, winning the popular vote
  • Dewitt ClintonAmerican politician, former governor of New York

Clinton in Pop Culture

  • Clinton "Clint" Barton aka Hawkeyecharacter in Marvel comics and films
  • Clinton Hillneighborhood in Brooklyn, New York