Broughton - Meaning of Broughton

What does Broughton mean?

[ 2 syll. brou-(g)(h)ton, br-ought-on ] The baby boy name Broughton is pronounced as BR-AWTahN †. Broughton's origin, as well as its use, is in the English language. The name's meaning is fortress or hill near the marsh.

Broughtan, Broughten, Broughtin, Broughtun, and Broughtyn are variations of Broughton.

See also the related categories, english and fortress (castle).

Broughton is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Broughton include Barden, Bardene, Bardin, Bardon, Bardyn, Bartin, Bartome, Barton, Bartyn, Berdin, Bertan, Bertin, Berton, Bertwin, Bertyn, Birtan, Birtin, Borden, Bordin, and Bordyn.

† Pronunciation for Broughton: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AW as in "cow (K.AW)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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