Gender: Male Meaning of Burton: "fortified enclosure" Origin of Burton: English

Burton Origin and Meaning

The name Burton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "fortified enclosure".

Prissy, no matter how you spell it.

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RoddyThlayli Says:


Prissy is not what comes to mind when I hear Burton. I think of Edward Scissorhands, Nightmare Before Christmas, Beetle Juice, Sleepy Hollow . . .. Tim Burton in general. Meaning dark and bizarre. That doesn't bother me. I'm just not all that fond of the sound; I don't like most bert/burt names.