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Gender: Male Meaning of Booth: "small dwelling place, shed" Origin of Booth: English and Scottish

The name Booth is a boy's name of English origin meaning "small dwelling place, shed". Booth and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF (43 - with occupations)".

From the experts:

Short but not particularly sweet surname.

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Famous People Named Booth

Booth Tarkington, American writer
John Wilkes Booth, assassin of Abraham Lincoln
Booth Savage, Actor
Junius Booth, actor and the father of John Wilkes Booth

Pop Culture References for the name Booth

Seeley Joseph Booth, character on TV's "Bones," commonly goes by "Booth"
Jared Booth, character on TV's "Bones"
Agent Ryan Booth, character on TV's "Quantico"

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beachbear Says:


Sort of...but Booth was that guy's surname. His actual first name was John, which continues to be widely used.

Fun_ Says:


. . . I dissagree with this name

Hylian Wizard Says:


If not a booth in a restaurant where you sit to eat, that is what I think of. A name that may be difficult to carry.

juliabrowneyes Says:


Like Lincoln's assassin?