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Gender: Male Meaning of Bolton: "dwelling in an enclosure" Origin of Bolton: English

The name Bolton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "dwelling in an enclosure". Bolton and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

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Famous People Named Bolton

Michael Bolton, American singer
John Bolton, American diplomat

Pop Culture References for the name Bolton

Bolton Smilie, character on British TV series "Waterloo Road"
Troy Bolton, character in "High School Musical" movies
Bolton, England, known for its textiles
Bolton, a family and house in Game of Thrones known for its "flayed man" sigil

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Alaina Says:


I can see why no one commented on this name, 1. They never heard of it before, and 2. Probably thinks it's s bad name. But what I think of this name is really unique, but weird sounding, I would usually hear this for a last name. But whatever...