"from the old town"

Elton Origin and Meaning

The name Elton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "from the old town".

Elton is an unassuming, lesser-used place name belonging to several towns in the British Isles, the US and Canada, and even a lake in Russia. The singer Elton John gives it a bit of extra pizzazz.

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Famous People Named Elton

  • Elton Hercules John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight)English singer,songwriter
  • Elton Tyron BrandAmerican basketball player
  • Elton (born Alexander Duszat)German comedian and TV host
  • Elton BennettAmerican artist
  • Elton DeanEnglish jazz saxophonist
  • Elton Charles Figueiredo (da Silva)Brazilian footballer
  • Elton William GalleglyU.S. Congressman from California
  • (George) Elton MayoAmerican psychologist and sociologist
  • Elton RuleAmerican television executive
  • Elton SawyerAmerican NASCAR driver
  • Élton José Xavier GomesBrazilian footballer
  • Elton William RasmussenAustralian rugby league footballer
  • Elton Thomas JantjiesSouth African rugby union player
  • (Roger) Elton WelsbyEnglish television sports presenter
  • Elton Ewart "Tad" WiemanAmerican college football coach
  • Elton ChigumburaZimbabwean cricketer
  • Kenneth Elton "Ken" KeseyAmerican novelist

Elton in Pop Culture

  • Elton Trippcharacter in the movie "The Californians"
  • Elton Tisciacharacter in the movie "Clueless"
  • Mr. Eltoncharacter in Jane Austen's "Emma"