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Gender: Male Meaning of Clinton: "hilltop town" Origin of Clinton: English

The name Clinton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "hilltop town". Clinton and is often added to lists like American Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibset ....".

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Ironically or maybe understandably, the name Clinton started a long steep decline after 110 years of relative popularity right around the time Bill became President. No word yet on how Hillary might impact the popularity of the name.

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Famous People Named Clinton

Clinton Kelly, American fashion consultant and TV personality
Clinton Joseph Davisson, American physicist
Clinton Hubert Morrison, British footballer
Clinton Earl Portis, American NFL player
Clinton Merrick Hurdle, American baseball manager
Clinton "Clint" Eastwood, American actor and director
Clinton Drew "Clint" Dempsey, American soccer player
Clinton "Clint" Howard, American actor; brother of director Ron Howard
Clinton Darryl "Clint" Mansell, English musician and composer
Clinton James "Clint" McKay, Australian cricketer
William Jefferson "Bill" Clinton, former U.S. President
Hillary Rodham Clinton, former First Lady and Secretary of State
Dewitt Clinton, American politician, former governor of New York

Pop Culture References for the name Clinton

Clinton "Clint" Barton aka Hawkeye, character in Marvel comics and films
Clinton Hill, neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York

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