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Gender: Male Meaning of Stanton: "stony town" Origin of Stanton: English

The name Stanton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "stony town". Stanton and is often added to lists like Unusual Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "8 kids chance/quiz BNG".

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Seems to stand at attention and salute.

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Famous People Named Stanton

Stanton Moore, American drummer for the band Galactic
Stanton Thomas Barrett, American NASCAR driver and stuntman
Stanton Terry Friedman, American nuclear physicist and ufologist
Stanton Garner, American historian

Pop Culture References for the name Stanton

Stanton Parish, character from TV series "Alphas"
Will Stanton, a hero in Susan Cooper's "The Dark is Rising" sequence
Michael Stanton, main character in short story "Under the Table" by author Tina Tirrell
Burton Stanton, from movie "Children of the Corn"
Olive Stanton, from the movie "Cradle Will Rock"