Gender: Male Meaning of Milton: "settlement with a mill" Origin of Milton: English

Milton Origin and Meaning

The name Milton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "settlement with a mill".

Once an upper-class British surname conjuring up the epic poetry of John Milton, it then descended to the antics of "Uncle Miltie" Berle, and now has left the stage completely.

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Pop Culture References for the name Milton

Miltun, Miltie, Milty, Mylton, Milt, Miltin, Milten, Millton, Mylten


stepx Says:


It is the name of the great poet John Milton. And its also associated with Milton Berle. But i have to say its grown on me.

marlena1300 Says:


This is one awful name.

beachbear Says:


I used to group this with old man names like Mervyn, Marty, Vincent, etc. But Milton has really grown on me and now I love it.

senseandsensibility Says:


I just adore the sound of this name.