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Gender: Male Meaning of Barton: "from the barley settlement" Origin of Barton: English

The name Barton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "from the barley settlement". Barton and is often added to lists like Film Noir Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

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More user-friendly, though less substantial, than Bartholomew.

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Famous People Named Barton

Barton MacLane, American actor
Derek Barton, winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Harris Barton, former NFL player
Clara Barton, Founder of the Red Cross

Pop Culture References for the name Barton

Barton Scully, character on Showtime's "Masters of Sex" (portrayed by Beau Bridges)
Clint Barton (Hawkeye), from Marvel comics

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