Gender: Male Meaning of Elton: "from the old town" Origin of Elton: English

Elton Origin and Meaning

The name Elton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "from the old town".

Elton is an unassuming, lesser-used place name belonging to several towns in the British Isles, the US and Canada, and even a lake in Russia. The singer Elton John gives it a bit of extra pizzazz.

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paulapuddephatt Says:


Mainly associated with Elton John, obviously - but I also think of the character in Jane Austen's "Emma".

Maddie Spain Says:


This my dog's name. We named him after Elton John lol

Mirimouse Says:


I'm obviously crazy, because I'm actually considering this for a moment!