Morton name meaning

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old English
Usage: English
Pronunciation: m(o)-rton
Meaning: From the Town Near the Moor
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What does Morton mean?

Used prevalently in English persistent and famous, Morton is used customarily as a unisex name. It is rooted from Old English, Morton means "From the Town Near the Moor".

How do I pronounce Morton?

The two syllabled name Morton is commonly pronounced as m(o)-rton. It can also be pronounced as mor-ton.

Variants of Morton

Mortan, Morten, Morthen, Hansmorten, Martinus, Martin

Names that rhyme with Morton

How popular is the name Morton?

A common name in United States having over 12325 recievers in 123 years of usage. Recently the moniker is on a rise, in 1888, it ranked 239th when 482 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys.

In addition to that, the moniker has been in Morton is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales still in use today. Morton is a common name in Malawi and Zambia while somewhat familiar name in DR Congo, Canada, England, Ghana, Zimbabwe, India and Tanzania.

At least, 10000 people globally have carried Morton as their given name according to our estimate.

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Numerological analysis of Morton

You should understand not everyone has the same expectations and wishes out of life and themselves. You have to understand that not everyone is willing and excited to succeed in life as you are. You can smell a great opportunity from miles. If someone surprises you in a positive way, that's fine. But it will take long until they earn your trust and full respect. You have a positive influence on people but gather their negativity instead of positivity on a daily basis. It drains you.

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