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Gender: Male Meaning of Charlton: "settlement of free men" Origin of Charlton: English

The name Charlton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "settlement of free men". Charlton and is often added to lists like Surname Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

From the experts:

A surname name, most popularly associated with actor Heston, has a blue-blooded ring to it. Charlton is also a more unusual pathway to evergreen nickname Charlie.

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Famous People Named Charlton

Charlton Heston, American actor
Charlton "Charlie" Brooker

Pop Culture References for the name Charlton

Charleston, Charleton, Carleton, Carlton