[ 2 syll. bar-ton, ba-rt-on ] The baby boy name Barton is pronounced as BAARTahN †. Barton is primarily used in English and it is of Old English origin. Barton is of the meaning barley settlement. The first name is derived from the English surname, which is itself from a place name in England composed of the elements 'bere' and 'tun' (meaning town, settlement, homestead).
Another variant of the name is the English contracted form Bart.
Barton is a rare baby name for boys. At the peak of its usage in 1960, 0.011% of baby boys were named Barton. Its ranking then was #509. The baby name has since steeply slipped in popularity, and is now used on a very modest scale. Out of all boy names in its group, Barton was nevertheless the most commonly used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Barton include Barden, Bardene, Bardin, Bardon, Bardyn, Bartin, Bartome, Bartyn, Berdin, Bertan, Bertin, Berton, Bertwin, Bertyn, Birtan, Birtin, Borden, Bordin, Bordyn, and Bradan.
† Pronunciation for Barton: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"