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

The name Creighton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "hilltop town, rocky place". Creighton and is often added to lists like Scottish Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Sibset Makeover Game! Boys".

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Famous People Named Creighton

Creighton Abrams, United States Army general
Creighton Tull Chaney, birth name of American actor Lon Chaney, Jr.
Creighton Hale, Irish silent film actor
Creigh Deeds, a politician who got stabbed in the face multiple times by his son

Pop Culture References for the name Creighton

Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
"Creighton the Cretin," comic created by Greg Heffley in the "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" series

Crichton, Crayton