Gender: Male Origin of Canton: Place-name

Canton Origin and Meaning

The name Canton is a boy's name .

Not nearly as exotic as some of the more distant names in the atlas, Canton fits into the category of the no-nonsense, new-sounding boys' names many parents are looking at.

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RoddyThlayli Says:


Makes me think of Canton Everett Delaware III from Doctor Who.