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Gender: Male Meaning of Hilton: "hill settlement" Origin of Hilton: English

The name Hilton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "hill settlement". Hilton and discussed in our forums with posts like "Three Strikes, You're Out -- Boys".

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Famous People Named Hilton

Hilton Julius Armstrong, American basketball player
Hilton Edwards, Anglo-Irish actor
Hilton Jefferson, American saxophonist
Hilton McRae, Scottish actor
Hilton Ruiz, American jazz pianist
Hilton Kramer, American art critic
(Thomas) Hilton Dawson, English MP
Hilton Stewart Paterson Valentine, English guitarist of band The Animals
(Edward) Hilton Young, 1st Baron Kennet, British politician and writer.
Conrad Nicholson Hilton, American founder of Hilton Hotels

Pop Culture References for the name Hilton

Hilton Collesium- Iowa State University sporting venue

Hylton, Hillton


RoddyThlayli Says:


The only time I've ever heard this as a first name is in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories. I actually quite like it.