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Gender: M Meaning of Houston: "Hugh's town" Origin of Houston: Scottish Houston's Popularity in 2015: #847

Looking for a Texas name more distinctive than Austin and Dallas? Houston is a lanky, roguish place-name, right in style with its Texas accent and cowboy image.

Famous People Named Houston

Houston Alexander, American mixed martial artist
Houston Theriot, son of baseball player Ryan Theriot
Houston Irwin, son of NFL player Heath Irwin
Sam Houston, Texas war hero and namesake for city of Houston
Marques Barrett Houston, american R&B/rap singer
Whitney Houston, American singer

Pop Culture References for the name Houston

Houston, a colloquial term for NASA's Mission Control Center, and first word said from the moon
Houston is the largest city in Texas and the 4th most populated city in the United States.

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