The name Elton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "from the old town". Elton and is often added to lists like Musician Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Makeover 10 times".
From the experts:
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.