The name Trenton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "Trent's town". Trenton is ranked #452 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Boy Names Trendier Than You Think and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 (BOYS)".
From the experts:
There's only one Trenton, New Jersey, but it's a widely used name, more for its fashionable -on ending than the reference to the city. Since 2007, however, Trenton has been on a steady decline. Trenten is another popular spelling.
Two NFL players, Trent Richardson and the late TJ Jackson, have Trenton as first name.