Gender: Male Meaning of Wellington: "people living in the hamlet in the cleared area near the temple" Origin of Wellington: English surname from place name

Wellington Origin and Meaning

The name Wellington is a boy's name meaning "people living in the hamlet in the cleared area near the temple".

Wellington is a tony-sounding English surname turned baby name by pregnancy guru Rosie Pope, who calls her son Wells for short. It's also the middle name of one of the Sweet Home sextuplets, Blu Wellington.

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Pop Culture References for the name Wellington


Hero_Phoebus Says:


Fill your boots, or don't.

lesliemarion Says:


Beef and Boots.

jordalini Says:


Beef Wellington. I have watched too much Hell's Kitchen, this is not a surname usable for a first name