Gender: Male Pronunciation: CRAY-ton Meaning of Creighton: "hilltop town, rocky place" Origin of Creighton: English and Scottish

Creighton Origin and Meaning

The name Creighton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "hilltop town, rocky place".

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Pop Culture References for the name Creighton

Crichton, Crayton


ambercat Says:


I feel a bit guilty for saying this, but many people (myself included) seem to look at this name and think that it is a homonym of cretin.

Anonymous Says:


I know someone who named their son this. I don't know what they were thinking. I think "cretin" every time I see it and I'm sure I'm not the only one. I can't imagine saddling a child with a name like this.